MASTER OF MILITARY STUDIES

Discussion: The United States’ ability to implement strategy within foreign policy is more effective through a synchronized operational level model. Four major initiatives can dramatically improve the foreign policy process.

LtCol Stuart Scheller

LtCol Scheller served commendably for nearly 17 years; however, the severity of his misconduct and its deleterious effect on good order and discipline outweighs the positive aspects of his service. Accordingly, separation with a general (under honorable conditions) characterization of service is appropriate.

Systems will never be fully effective when led by people.

#88: In a system of people, over a long enough timeline, those with power will build barriers to protect their power. As stated in #48, “power is of an encroaching nature, and it ought to be effectually restrained from passing the limits assigned to it.”