Alexander S. Vindman was most recently the director for Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, and Russia on the National Security Council. Prior to retiring from the U.S. Army, he served as a Foreign Area Officer with assignments in Moscow, Russia and for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff as a Political-Military Affairs Officer. While on the Joint Staff, he co-authored the National Military Strategy Russia Annex and was an author for the Global Campaign for Russia. He is currently a doctoral student at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.
Expertise: Defense; Diplomacy; International Relations; Power & Security; Russia; United States