The following resources are intended to provide professional development opportunities for the total Army. As we remain committed to an all-volunteer Army that is the most decisive land force in the world, strengthening our Army Profession based on implicit and universal trust has never been more important. The contents of this page will include rich venues for professional development that include Senior Leader speeches, Contemporary Military Forums (CMF), panels and meetings that address a wide-range of professional topics such as leader development, enhancing Soldier capabilities, modernization, force structure and Army families.

2015-2016 Professional Articles

Senior Leaders



Prevent, Shape, Win

African Horizons
Maj. Gen. Darryl A. Williams, commander, U.S. Army Africa

Army Strategic Foundational Capabilities for Joint Warfighters
Lt. Gen. David L. Mann, commanding general, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command

Army Intelligence -- Enabling the Army to Win in a Complex World
Lt. Gen. Mary A. Legere, deputy chief of staff, G-2

Building Capacity, Capability of Afghan Forces
Maj. Gen. Todd T. Semonite, commander, Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan/NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan

Critical Mission, Unique Training Environment, and Flagship Garrison Communities make Eighth Army 'The Warfighter's Assignment of Choice'
Lt. Gen. Bernard S. Champoux, commanding general, Eighth Army

Leveraging the Army Operating Concept: Shaping the Strategy for Force 2025 and Beyond
Gen. David G. Perkins, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command

Operation FREEDOM'S SENTINEL & Our Continued Security Investment in Afghanistan
Gen. John F. Campbell, commander, Resolute Support Mission, U.S. Forces-Afghanistan/ISAF

Sharpening the Tool of Deterrence: Enhancing the U.S.- ROK Alliance
Lt. Gen. Curtis M. Scaparotti, commander, UN Command, Combined Forces Command, U.S. Forces Korea

Strong Europe
Lt. Gen. Frederick B. Hodges, commanding general, U.S. Army Europe and Seventh Army

The Army National Guard: Winning in a Complex Environment
Maj. Gen. Timothy J. Kadavy, director, Army National Guard

U.S. Army Central: Operating in a Complex World
Lt. Gen. James L. Terry, commanding general, Third Army

U.S. Army North: 'Winning in a Complex Environment'
Lt. Gen. Perry L. Wiggins, commanding general, U.S. Army North

U.S. Army South -- Advancing Existing Relationships, Forging New Ones
Gen. Clarence K.K. Chinn, commanding general, U.S. Army South