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Candice E.

U.S. Army


Last updated: Oct 8, 2020

Candice E. Frost is an active duty U.S. Army Colonel who serves as a Director for Foreign Intelligence for the Director of the Army Military Intelligence, where she provides current and predictive intelligence for the Secretariat and the Army Staff. She projects the future strategic environment to the Secretary of the Army, Chief of Staff of the Army, Vice Chief of Staff of the Army, Army G-2, and Army Acquisition Executive. In her two decades of service she has deployed multiple times to Bosnia and Afghanistan. She has served and conducted analysis at all levels of command at the tactical, operational, and strategic levels. Additionally, she recently concluded battalion command and finished a war college fellowship at the Central Intelligence Agency. She holds two Master’s degrees and is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy. In addition to her military service, she currently runs her own small business and served as an adjunct professor for the University of Arizona.

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