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Jason Baker

U.S. Air Force


Last updated: Oct 7, 2020

Jason Baker is a U.S. Air Force Officer serving on a staff assignment in the National Capital Region working on issues related to Air Force command and control and the future of joint multi-domain operations. He is a Master Air Battle Manager with over 1,300 flight hours, including over 650 combat flight hours in the Middle East. He has additional experience on deployed staffs performing tactical and operational planning in the Middle East and East Asia and assignments teaching and instructing command and control fundamentals. He received his commission from ROTC at the University of Illinois with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and he holds a Master’s in International Service from American University. He is also a Term Member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

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