Security Force Assistance Proponent (SFAP)

Director of Lessons Learned for SEDENA (Mexican Secretariat of National Defense) Col. Eloy Cornelio Toledo listens to a briefing on unified action partner (UAP) interoperability given by the team at Mission Command Network Integration, June 8, 2022, Fort Leavenworth, Kan. The colonel and his representatives also participated in a discussion on establishing an Integrated Learning Plan in support of collection and analysis of UAP interoperability issues. (U.S. Army photo by Kimberly Kane, Army Capability Manager-Mission Command/Command Posts, unit public affairs representative [UPAR])...Read More
Mission Command Center of Excellence Deputy Director Howie Brewington briefs during the Combined Arms Seminar, “How We Fight Army 2030,” June 2, 2022 at the National Simulation Center’s Combined Arms Center-Training Innovation Facility, Fort Leavenworth, Kan. The Combined Arms Center hosted the two-day event to provide senior leaders across CAC and the Training and Doctrine Command a forum to discuss and collaborate on Multi Domain Operations force structure and improve shared understanding. Photo by Tisha Swart-Entwistle, Combined Arms Center-Training....Read More
Peter Im, assistant professor, Command and General Staff College Information Advantage Scholars Program, describes the inspiring life of Young-Oak Kim, during the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month commemoration May 25, 2022, Marshall Auditorium, Lewis and Clark Center, Fort Leavenworth. Kim, a U.S. Army officer who served in both WWII and the Korean War, would later becoming a renowned civic leader and humanitarian, shepherding causes that brought together disparate Asian American communities, before his death in 2005. The presentation can be viewed on the Combined Arms Center Facebook page at (U.S. Army photo by Randi Stenson, MCCoE Public Affairs)...Read More
Combined Arms Center Commanding General, Lt. Gen. Theodore Martin presents the Certificate of Retirement to the Mission Command Center of Excellence Director, Brig. Gen. Charles J. Masaracchia during a May 20 retirement ceremony in the Frontier Conference Center on Fort Leavenworth. Brig. Gen. Masaracchia will leave the Army with more than 32 years of Service to our Nation. (U.S. Army Photo by Scott Gibson)...Read More
Two new Field Manuals (FM) 5-0, Planning and Orders Production, and FM 6-0, Commander and Staff Organization and Operations, are now available on the Army Publishing Directorate website. This release marks the return of an FM 5-0 (formerly The Operations Process and rescinded in 2012) and rebrands the publication as a dedicated Army planning manual. Read more at More
Howard Brewington (right), deputy director Mission Command Center of Excellence, points out an item of interest to Vice Chief of Staff of the Army (VCSA) Gen. Joseph Martin at MCCoE headquarters, Fort Leavenworth, Kan., April 29, 2022. The U.S. Army Center for the Army Profession and Leadership team briefed the VCSA on leader development initiatives such as Project Athena and efforts to help improve unit command climate. (U.S. Army photo by Randi Stenson, MCCoE Public Affairs)...Read More
Howard Brewington (center), deputy director, Mission Command Center of Excellence (MCCoE), provides opening remarks on the organizational portfolio to Gen. André Luis Novaes Miranda (left), Department of Education and Culture, Brazilian Army, during a briefing at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., March 28, 2022. Briefing topics focused on leader development programs such as Project Athena and the Command Assessment Program. (U.S. Army photo by Randi Stenson, MCCoE Public Affairs)...Read More
Secretary of the Army Christine Wormuth passes a coin to Marilyn Willis-Grider, team lead, Project Athena Operations, Center for the Army Profession and Leadership, at a ceremony March 21, 2022, Fort Leavenworth, Kan. From Project Athena’s inception, Willis-Grider led in coordinating assessment acquisition, developing training products, conducting training, and coordinating implementation and daily scheduling across all 17 branch schools for officers, noncommissioned officers, and Army Civilian Professionals. (Photo by Tisha Swart-Entwistle, Combined Arms Center-Training Public Affairs)...Read More
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The Security Force Assistance Proponent executes proponent Force Design and Force Development responsibilities in order to ensure the Army has the capability to meet global Army Service Component Command current and future requirements for Security Force Assistance and Stability Operations.