On Thursday, Feb 25, 2021, AFCEA Quantico-Potomac will host a virtual Luncheon with BG Paul Craft, USA. BG Craft serves as the Army’s 4th Chief of Cyber and Commandant of the U.S. Army Cyber School headquartered in Fort Gordon, Georgia.
Speaker Remarks: 1130-1230
Questions & Answers: 1230-1300
BG Paul G. Craft
Chief of Cyber
Commandant of the U.S. Army Cyber School
Deputy Commanding General, U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence and Fort Gordon, GA
Brigadier General Paul G. Craft, a native of Piqua, Ohio, entered the Army in 1993, as a Second Lieutenant in the Signal Corps. Brigadier General Craft currently serves as the Army’s 4th Chief of Cyber and Commandant of the U.S. Army Cyber School headquartered in Fort Gordon, Georgia, with schools in Fort Sill, Oklahoma, and NAS Pensacola-Corry Station, Florida.
He has served in key leadership and staff positions from platoon leader, company commander, battalion and brigade commander. At Echelon Corps and Below level, he served multiple tours in armistice operations in the Republic of Korea, peace-keeping operations in Haiti, and multiple combat operations in Afghanistan. At the operational and strategic level, BG Craft has served at 3rd Military Intelligence Battalion (INSCOM), U.S. Army Signal Center of Excellence (TRADOC), U.S. Army Human Resources Command (HRC), Network Engineering and Technology Command (NETCOM), Department of the Army Chief Information Officer / G-6 (DA CIO/G-6), Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), and Joint Force Headquarters – Department of Defense Information Network / U.S. Cyber Command (JFHQ-DODIN/USCYBERCOM).
Brigadier General Craft has a Bachelor of Science from the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York. He also earned three masters degrees; a Master of Science in Information Management and a Master of Business Administration (dual degree) from Arizona State University as part of the Army’s Advanced Civil Schooling program and a Master of Science in National Security and Resource Strategy with a concentration in Cyber from the Eisenhower School, National Defense University.
He has been married for 27 years and has one daughter.