Michael J. Kaiser

Captain Michael J. Kaiser, U.S. Army, is currently a military concept writer at the Army Capabilities Integration Center, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command at Fort Eustis, Virginia.  He holds a B.S. from the United States Military Academy and an M.S. from Missouri University of Science and Technology.  During his career, CPT Kaiser served with the 864th Engineer Combat Battalion (Heavy), the 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), and the 7th Engineer Battalion (Combat).  His experience includes three combat tours in Afghanistan.

The Army must change the definitions of landpower and land control to establish a firm conceptual baseline from which national and military strategies are developed.