Benjamin Martin

U.S. Army


Major Benjamin Martin is a U.S. Army Officer currently assigned to the Joint Staff as a Strategic Intelligence Officer. Benjamin gained his commission through the U.S. Army’s Officer Candidate School and was commissioned a U.S. Army Intelligence Officer in 2007. He served three years as a paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division, acting as an Intelligence Officer at multiple levels. He previously served in the 1st Cavalry Division, where he served multiple Intelligence Officer roles, including Military Intelligence Company Commander. Upon completion of Command, he was assigned as an Associate Professor of Military Science in the Army’s Reserve Officer Training Corps at the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colorado. Benjamin then completed his Master of Strategic Intelligence at the National Intelligence University, and was assigned to the Joint Staff J2 as a Strategic Intelligence Officer. (This bio is current to when the participant joined FDD’s National Security Alumni Network.)

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