Mark Read

Mark Read is a Colonel in the U.S. Army, and serves as the Deputy Head of the Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point.  A career infantry officer, Mark has served in a wide variety of assignments in the U.S, Europe, and the Middle East.  He holds a BS in Environmental Engineering from West Point, and a MS and PhD in Geography from The Pennsylvania State University.

“Mad Scientist” series - As the US Army considers the challenges of operating in dense urban areas, leadership requires a basic understanding of the operating environment.