Navigating the 2018 Milken Institute’s Global Conference

By Joel Garrison The Military Leadership Circle website and social media network will be highly active for the next two weeks during events associated with the Milken Institute’s Global Conference (GC) 2018 slated for April 29 thru May 2. Our members are preparing to share our best GC moments with you. The theme of this … Continue reading Navigating the 2018 Milken Institute’s Global Conference

Military Leadership Circle Welcomes New Members for 2018

The Military Leadership Circle is thrilled to announce its 9 newest members for 2018. The following selectees will be participating in the 21th annual Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, April 29th through May 2nd 2018: Andy Allen (US Air Force) Kevin Bemel (US Navy) James Brindle (US Army) Kevin Duffy (US Coast Guard) Kyle Ellis … Continue reading Military Leadership Circle Welcomes New Members for 2018

University of California Berkeley selects MLC Co-Founder for PhD

MLC co-founder, LT Darryl Diptee, was recently selected to attend UC Berkeley for a PhD in Education starting in the Fall of 2018. His intended research focus will study the impact of using design thinking as an approach to creating high quality STEM learning systems with low cost / low tech resources.  Inspired by his … Continue reading University of California Berkeley selects MLC Co-Founder for PhD

The Silo Effect

The following is a book review by Flt Lt Jane Pickersgill. The Silo Effect: The Peril of Expertise and the Promise of Breaking Down Barriers - By Gillian Tett “The engineers were mostly trained in the same set of computer skills and were in their twenties or early thirties.  Most wore a common “uniform,” sneakers and … Continue reading The Silo Effect

Review: Military Leadership Lessons for Public Service

One of the goals of the Military Leadership Circle is to bridge the civil/military divide.  Professor Charles Szypszak, a former U.S. Marine officer and current faculty member at the School of Government at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, wrote a book on how military leadership lessons can apply to public service.  Military … Continue reading Review: Military Leadership Lessons for Public Service

Military Leadership Circle Welcomes New Members for 2017

The Military Leadership Circle is thrilled to announce its 8 new members for 2017. Roy Rockwell (U.S. Air Force), Alex Willard (U.S. Army), Timothy Tendall (Royal Air Force), Morgan Kuhar (U.S. Navy), D’Juan Wicher (U.S. Navy), Brent Thompson (U.S. Army), Paul Webber (U.S. Marine Corps), and Michael McCoy (U.S. Army) will join current MLC members … Continue reading Military Leadership Circle Welcomes New Members for 2017

You had me at, “Hello World!” Cyber Security in the 21st Century

Being trained in Information Assurance and the protection of military computer network infrastructure, I believe that Cyber-Security remains the most significant influencer of global affairs in 2017 and beyond.  I recently co-authored an article entitled A New Dimension of War: Command and Control in Cyberspace, which was published and distributed internationally to the NATO audience.   Thankfully … Continue reading You had me at, “Hello World!” Cyber Security in the 21st Century