Strength Through Understanding


Security Cooperation Directorate Offsite, Vicenza, Italy – February, 2019

Presenter: Team of Teams and Mission Command for the Security Cooperation Directorate

Presented General Stanley McChrystal’s book “Team of Teams” alonside Don Vandergrift’s book “Mission Command” to the Security Cooperation Directorate in a seminar about building Teams and Mission Command.

The Turf Pub, Oxford – November, 2018

Guest Speaker: The African Way of War

Oxford, UK: Wednesday, November 21, 2018 (All Souls College)

Hannibal – Scipio Chapter Army Strategy Association, Vicenza, Italy – October, 2018

Guest Speaker: Terrorist Sanctuary

Army Strategist Association, Vicenza, Italy: October 2018

Spoke with the Hannibal Barca – Scipio Africanus Chapter of the US Army Strategist Association in a discussion about Terrorist Sanctuary in the Sahara and frame contemporary US Strategy in Africa.

Armed Forces Network Radio, Vicenza, Italy – June, 2018

Radio Interview: Armed Forces Network

AFN, Vicenza, Italy: June 2018

Discussion with our USARAF Public Affairs Office and Vicenza Armed Forces Network (AFN) about being a soldier what motivates me.

University College London, London – May, 2018

Guest Speaker: US Army Africa and Security Assistance in Ethiopia

Military Affairs and Counter-Terrorism Society at University College London: May 2018

Guest Speaker: The Theater Army in Security Cooperation and Role of the Security Cooperation Directorate

Defense Institute of Security Cooperation Studies, Vicneza, Italy: December 2017

Lecture, History of the Cold War, Yale University, New Haven, CT – September, 2014

Teaching Assistant: History of the Cold War by Professor John Lewis Gaddis

Yale University: Fall 2014

Coordinator: African Studies Speakers Series

Yale University: Fall 2014 and Spring 2015

Guest Speaker: Security Cooperation Office Perspective

Defense Institute of Security Cooperation Studies, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base: July 2014 as well as numerous presentations in Djibouti 2012 & 2013.

Guest Speaker: African Security Challenges for Special Operations-the Case of Mali

Joint Special Operations University, Hurlburt Field, Florida: July 2014

French Army Reserve Association, Toulouse, France – December, 2008

Guest Speaker: US Army Reserves

French Army Reserve Association, Toulouse, France: December 2008

Delavan, Wisconsin – May, 2005

Guest Speaker: Memorial Day Celebration

Delavan, Wisconsin: May 20, 2005

United Nations Association, San Fransisco, California – June, 1995

Keynote Speaker: 50th Anniversary of United Nations Luncheon

United Nations Association of the USA, San Fransisco: June 27, 1995

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