Colonel John D. Johnson, U.S. Army, is currently assigned to U.S. Africa Command in Stuttgart, Germany. He earned a B.A. in Business Finance from Texas Christian University, an M.A. in International Relations from Alliant International University, and an M.M.A.S. in Strategy from the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College. He is also a graduate of the U.S. Senior Fellows Program at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. Prior to his current assignment, COL Johnson served in Iraq, Afghanistan, South Korea, Germany, and multiple assignments in the continental United States.