Colonel Denton Knapp hails from Gillette, Wyoming, and is a 1987 graduate of the United States Military Academy. He is a career Infantry officer of 29 years, serving in Army, Joint, and NATO command and staff positions. His assignments include Executive Officer for 3d Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 3d Infantry Division (Operation Iraqi Freedom I); command of 1st Battalion, 184th Infantry Regiment, 3d Infantry Division (Operation Iraqi Freedom 04-06); command of 1st Battalion, 48th Infantry Regiment; and command of Regional Support Command-East, NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan (Operation Enduring Freedom). He served as the Division Chief of J7/9 Futures Division, United States Special Operations Command, and most recently as Director for the Center for the Army Profession and Ethic (CAPE) at West Point. His education includes a Bachelor of Science Degree in Organizational Leadership, United States Military Academy; Master of Aeronautical Science Degree, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University; and Master of Strategic Studies Degree, United States Army War College.
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