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Nathan Fleischaker

U.S. Marine Corps


Last updated: Jun 26, 2018

Nathan Fleischaker is a Marine Corps Officer currently serving as the Director of Plans and Policy and at the Joint Force Headquarters – Cyberspace (Marine Forces Cyberspace Command) in Fort Meade, MD. He oversees the planning efforts to integrate Cyberspace Operations and Capabilities into Combatant Command future operations and plans. Prior to this assignment he served as the Operations Officer and a Company Commander for Infantry Battalions in Camp Pendleton, CA. Nathan has completed multiple overseas tours including combat deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. He has also participated in numerous bi- and multi-lateral partnerships and exercises in the Asia/Pacific and Middle East regions. Nathan graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 2003 and holds graduate degrees from Oxford University and the Marine Corps University’s School of Advanced Warfighting.

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