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Colonel Sean P. Swindell

Colonel Sean P. Swindell is Commander, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) and Commander, Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force-Arabian Peninsula in Iraq. He completed two successive combat tours in Baghdad, Iraq, as Commander, Special Operations Task Force–Central during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. Colonel Swindell holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the Citadel, a Masters of Military Art and Science from the Army Command and General Staff College, and an M.A. in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College Class of 2009.

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SSI books and monographs by Colonel Sean P. Swindell

  • A Comprehensive Approach to Improving U.S. Security Force Assistance Efforts

    September 25, 2009

    Authored by Lieutenant Colonel Theresa Baginski, Colonel Brian J. Clark, Lieutenant Colonel Francis Donovan, Ms. Karma Job, Lieutenant Colonel John S. Kolasheski, Colonel Richard A. Lacquement, Jr., Brigadier Simon "Don" Roach, Colonel Sean P. Swindell, Colonel Curt A. Van De Walle, Colonel Michael J. McMahon.
    Security Force Assistance may be a new term but the activities are familiar and are related to how the Department of Defense trains, advises, and assists foreign partners' security establishments to accomplish common objectives. Recommendations to improve U.S. performance are provided.