I am an PhD candidate in Kansas State University's Security Studies Program
interested in security issues, intelligence history, and US foreign policy. 

I have a BA in Political Science from Pittsburg State University, a Master of Public
Administration from the University of Oklahoma, a Master of Military Arts and Sciences
(MMAS) in Conflict and Security Studies from the US Army Command and General Staff
College (CGSC), and a MMAS in Theater Operations from the CGSC's School of Advanced
Military Studies (SAMS). 

Professional Memberships include; Term Member Council on Foreign Relations and the
International Institute for Strategic Studies. 

Intelligence History

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Partners or Competitors? The Evolution of the Department of Defense/Central Intelligence Agency Relationship since Desert Storm and its Prospects for the Future, Joint Special Operations University Report (2014)

Over the last decade, wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, and global counterterrorism operations have led to...

 

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Taming the Rogue Elephant, American Intelligence Journal (2009)

In the mid-1970s, the Church (Senate) and Pike (House) Committees convened to investigate the activities...

 

Military Profession

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APPRECIATING THE WORLD: A FRAMEWORK FOR DOING SOCIO-POLITICAL ANALYSIS (2012)

Advocates of Army Leader Development Strategy (ALDS) and the liberal arts share the same goal:...

 

Policy

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Ten Years of GWOT, the Failure of Democratization and the Fallacy of “Ungoverned Spaces” (with Patrick Proctor), Journal of Strategic Security (2012)

October 7, 2011, marked a decade since the United States invaded Afghanistan and initiated the...

 

Interagency Operations

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Partners or Competitors? The Evolution of the Department of Defense/Central Intelligence Agency Relationship since Desert Storm and its Prospects for the Future, Joint Special Operations University Report (2014)

Over the last decade, wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, and global counterterrorism operations have led to...