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Author Bios

David S. Maxwell

David S. Maxwell is the Associate Director of the Center for Security Studies and the Security Studies Program in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. He is a 30 year veteran of the US Army retiring as a Special Forces Colonel with his final assignment serving on the military faculty at the National War College. He spent the majority of his military service overseas with nearly 25 years in Asia, primarily in Korea, Japan, and the Philippines. He has Masters of Military Arts and Science degrees from the US Army Command and General Staff College and the School of Advanced Military Studies and a Master of Science degree in National Security Studies from the National War College of the National Defense University. He is also a pursuing a Doctorate of Liberal Studies degree at Georgetown and teaches Unconventional Warfare and Special Operations for Policy Makers and Strategists in the Security Studies Program. He and his family reside in Northern Virginia.

Mark Lawrence

Lieutenant Commander Mark Lawrence is the Navy’s Federal Executive Fellow at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.  The views expressed are his alone and do not represent the positions of the Navy or the Department of Defense.

David Musick

Major David Musick is a 22 year veteran in the U.S. Army (10 years enlisted), with 30 months spent in Iraq at the Battalion and Brigade level. He is a Doctoral candidate at The University of North Texas focusing on military government and civil affairs in the World Wars. Major Musick is currently teaching military history at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point.

Robert G. Dixon

Lieutenant Colonel Bob Dixon is a resident student at the US Army War College and a member of the Carlisle Scholars Program.  He is an Alumn of the Chief of Staff of the Army’s Strategic Studies Group.  Prior to that assignment he commanded 31st Engineer Battalion (OSUT) at Ft. Leonard Wood, MO from 2011-2013 and is proud to have worked with some of the finest and most professional Drill Sergeants in the Army.

H. R. McMaster

Lieutenant General H. R. McMaster assumed duties as the Director, Army Capabilities and Integration Center and Deputy Commanding General, Futures, US Army Training and Doctrine Command on 15 July 2014. Prior to his arrival at Fort Eustis he most recently served as Commanding General, Maneuver Center of Excellence and Fort Benning from June 2012 to July 2014. Previously he served as Commander, Combined Joint Inter-Agency Task Force Shafafiyat (Transparency) in Kabul, Afghanistan. He was commissioned as an officer in the United States Army upon graduation from the United States Military Academy in 1984. He holds a PhD in military history from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. LTG McMaster's previous command assignments include Eagle Troop, Second Armored Cavalry Regiment in Bamberg, Germany and in Southwest Asia during the 1991 Persian Gulf War; 1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry in Schweinfurt Germany from 1999 to 2002; and 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment at Fort Carson, Colorado and in Iraq from June 2004 to June 2006. Staff assignments include Director of Concept Development and Learning at the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command from August 2008 to May 2010; Special Assistant to the Commander, Multinational Force-Iraq from February 2007 to May 2008; Director, Commander's Advisory Group at US Central Command from May 2003 to 2004; and squadron executive officer and regimental operations officer in the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment from July 1997 to July 1999. He also served as an assistant professor of history at the United States Military Academy from 1994 to 1996. LTG McMaster's military education and training includes the Airborne and Ranger Schools, Armor Officer Basic and Career Courses, the Cavalry Leaders Course, the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, and a U.S. Army War College fellowship at the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace. McMaster has also served as a senior consulting fellow at the International Institute of Strategic Studies in London.

Michelle Garcia

Lieutenant Colonel Michelle Garcia is an instructor in the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College’s Department of Command and Leadership, Fort Leavenworth, KS. She is an engineer officer who has served in combat, construction and USACE organizations. She was s a planner in Iraq with 1st Armored Division and MNC-I from 2007-2008 and deputy district commander for the Gulf Region District in Iraq from 2010-2011.  She holds a B.S. from Rider University, an MSA from Central Michigan University and an MA from the Command and General Staff College.

Steven Boylan

Colonel Steven Boylan (Retired) is an assistant professor in the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Department of Command and Leadership, Fort Leavenworth, KS.  Served in numerous Aviation positions and as the principal public affairs officer for senior commanders in U.S., Japan, Korea and Iraq.  He worked for General David Petraeus as his Public Affairs Officer and Chief of Strategic Communication for three years, including during the ‘Surge” in Iraq.  He holds a B.A. from Mercer University, an M.A. from Webster University and a doctoral student within University of Phoenix’s D.M. program in Organizational Leadership.

Douglas Paul Rose

Douglas Rose is an accomplished and credentialed member of the U.S. Intelligence Community with over 20 years of experience spanning all levels of recognized military operations.  His subject matter expertise spans the disciplines of Information Operations, human intelligence, and law enforcement.  His work on the movement of information through a complex system codified as a formal Information Domain represents the cornerstone of dynamical systems analysis in an emergent doctoral program at  American Military University.  He is now pursuing his doctorate in Strategic Security and intends to continue advocating for the establishment of a formalized information construct separate from cyberspace and host systems in order to enable the fractal manipulation of large datasets within the discipline of  intelligence analysis.

Russell Croy

Russell Croy recently graduated with a M.A. in Political Science from Colorado State University (with an emphasis in international relations, public policy, and international security). He also served as a Corporal in the United States Marine Corps Reserve and deployed to the Al Anbar region of Iraq in early 2008.

G. Murphy Donovan

G. Murphy Donovan is the former Director of Research and Russian Studies serving under General James Clapper when he was ACS Intelligence, HQ USAF. Col Donovan was also the former Senior USAF Research Fellow at the RAND Corp., Santa Monica, CA.

Frederic Labarre

Frederic Labarre is a strategic analyst specializing on NATO-Russia relations, the former Soviet Union and the security of Central and Eastern Europe and the South Caucasus States. He is currently the co-chair of the Regional Stability in the South Caucasus Study Group, sponsored by the Austrian Ministry of Defence and the Partnership for Peace Consortium. In his capacity as private advisor, he has worked for the Government of Canada, the Republic of Austria, Fortune 500 companies, as well as military and civilian education institutions. From 2008-2010, he was Head of the Department of Political and Strategic Studies at the Baltic Defence College, from 2001-2007 he worked at the National Defence of Canada, in charge of the international liaison of the Royal Military College of Canada, and then seconded to the NATO Defense College as Advanced Distributed Learning chair. From 2000-2001, he was policy advisor to the Ministry of Defence of Estonia. He has written over 50 articles and book chapters since 1999.

Timothy E. Grebo

Timothy Grebos currently serves as the Director of Intelligence and Security for an Army transportation brigade in Kaiserslautern, Germany, and previously worked as the lead strategic planner at the US Army Armament Research, Development, and Engineering Center at Picatinny Arsenal, NJ. He earned his B.A. from Penn State University, and his M.B.A. from Boston University, and is a graduate of the United States Marine Corps Command and Staff College. Mr Grebos is a reserve communications officer currently assigned to the G-6 at Marine Corps Forces Europe/Africa. Last deployed in 2005 to the Horn of Africa in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, he presently holds the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.

Douglas Macgregor

Colonel (ret) Douglas Macgregor is a decorated combat veteran, an author of four books and a PhD. Macgregor was commissioned in the U.S. Army in 1976 after one year at the Virginia Military Institute and four years at West Point. Macgregor’s concepts from his groundbreaking books on transformation, Breaking the Phalanx (Praeger 1997) and Transformation under Fire(Praeger 2003) have profoundly influenced thinking about transformation inside America’s ground forces, NATO the Israeli Defense Force and the Chinese People’s Liberation Army. His books are available in Chinese and Hebrew. Macgregor is widely recognized as an expert on organizational design and grand strategy. He is also a frequent radio and television commentator on national security affairs.

Young Kim

Mr. Young Kim is an Army Reserve Captain and the senior regional military analyst for BMG, LLC.

Dennis A. Lowe

First Lieutenant Dennis Lowe currently serves as an Armor platoon leader in the 1-66 AR BN. He graduated from the United States Military Academy in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science degree in International Relations. The views expressed are the author’s own and do not reflect those of the Department of Defense or United States Army. Please reference footnotes for clarification of acronyms and doctrinal terms.