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.