John DeRosa

John DeRosa continues to serve over twenty years as a soldier, officer, and civilian in the U.S. Department of Defense. Concurrently, he is an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Government and Politics Department of the University of Maryland University College and a Fellow with the Center on Global Interests. He received a MSc in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University, a M.A in National Security Studies, and a B.A. in Economics from California State University, San Bernardino. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. at George Mason University’s School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution. Follow John on twitter @jpderosa (https://twitter.com/jpderosa)

The current military approach relegates narratives to a supporting communications effort. Inasmuch, the US military continues to struggle with employing information as an instrument of national...