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Students in the Knowledge Management Qualification Course discuss naming conventions during a practical exercise, Feb. 9, 2024, Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Army knowledge management focuses on facilitating decision making through improved flexibility and adaptability, integration, and synchronization. (U.S. Army photo by Randi Stenson, MCCoE Public Affairs)...Read More
Howard Brewington, deputy director, Mission Command Center of Excellence, provides opening remarks to Lt. Gen. Hiroaki Nakamura, commandant, Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Fuji School, at the MCCoE headquarters, Fort Leavenworth, Kan., Feb. 6, 2024. The MCCoE team presented the general with briefings on leader development and doctrine initiatives. (U.S. Army photo by Westen Smith)...Read More
Tom Turner, military analyst, Mission Command Center of Excellence Unified Action Partner-Interoperability Branch, talks with Peruvian Brig. Gen. Marco A. Marin Saldana, deputy commanding general-interoperability at U.S. Army South, Dec. 13, 2023, Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Turner’s presentation focused on multinational interoperability successes and challenges in the U.S. Southern Command area of responsibility, as well as on insights for leveraging interoperability assessments between the U.S. Army and countries across the USSOUTHCOM AOR. (U.S. Army photo by Westen Smith) ...Read More
The Army has released its first doctrinal publication dedicated to the topic of information and its role in multidomain operations on the Army Publishing Directorate website, Nov. 27, 2023. Army Doctrine Publication 3-13, Information, codifies the Army’s approach to the military uses of data and information, and recognizes all activities generate informational effects that can contribute to, or hamper, achieving objectives. https://www.army.mil/article/271932...Read More
Mission Command Center of Excellence Sgt. Maj. Robert A. Flynn listens to a briefing on the Athena leader development program Sept. 22, 2023, at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Read more about Sgt. Maj. Flynn on Army.mil at https://www.army.mil/article/269257/mission_command_center_of_excellence_welcomes_flynn_to_team. (U.S. Army photo by Randi Stenson, MCCoE Public Affairs)...Read More
Mission Command Center of Excellence Deputy Director Howard Brewington (front, right) briefs Brig. Gen. Brendan McGuinness (front, center), commanding general, Defence Forces Training Centre, Irish Defence Forces, at the MCCoE headquarters, Fort Leavenworth, Kan., Sept. 20, 2023. The discussion focused on equities across the entire MCCoE portfolio, then moved into a deep dive on FM 3-0 and the doctrine process. (U.S. Army photo by Randi Stenson, MCCoE Public Affairs)...Read More
Students in the Mission Command Digital Master Gunner Course test their knowledge of Army Training Circular 6-0.2, Training the Mission Command Warfighting Function for Battalions, Brigades, and Brigade Combat Teams, with a quiz at the McHugh Training Center, Fort Leavenworth, Kan., Sept. 19, 2023. (U.S. Army photo by Randi Stenson, MCCoE Public Affairs)...Read More
Michael Flynn (right), military analyst, Combined Arms Doctrine Directorate, shakes hands with the Hon. Gabriel Camarillo, Under Secretary of the Army, after receiving the Secretary of the Army Publications Improvement Award in a Pentagon ceremony Aug. 11, 2023. Flynn was a key contributor to major doctrinal publications such as FM 3-0, "Operations"; FM 5-0, "Planning and Orders Production"; and FM 6-0, "Commander and Staff Organization and Operations.". (U.S. Army photo by Leroy Council, Army Public Affairs)...Read More


MCCoE, as the lead for the Mission Command Force Modernization Proponent and the Command and Control Warfighting Function, conducts continuous DOTMLPF-P analysis to identify, develop, integrate, and synchronize C2 requirements and solutions in order to best prepare leaders and formations to successfully exercise the C2 of multidomain operations during competition, crisis, and conflict, across the competition continuum.


We are a standards-based organization, driven by a mission to jointly develop the standards of the current and future force. Our wide expertise and professionalism connects the enterprise to the warfighter, developing the people, process, products, and capabilities for the Way Point 2029 force to win in the mid-term and the AimPoint 2035 force to win far-term. We own the mandate for command and control (C2) - for leader decision making at all levels-for a force that wins in any environment.