Keynote, “The Beauty & Tragedy of a Combat Deployment”

LTC Peter Kilner is an Army officer and Academy Professor at West Point, where he serves as Director of the Center for the Advancement of Leader Development and Organizational Learning. A 1990 graduate of West Point, he has served in a variety of Infantry assignments, including leading an Infantry platoon in Germany and commanding a heavy-weapons company in the 82nd Airborne Division. Since 2006, he has served on the faculty at West Point. He holds a masters degree in Philosophy from Virginia Tech and a Ph.D. in Instructional Systems Design from Penn State.