CEO Update


Continuing the mission



Continuing the mission
Greetings from Fort Leavenworth! This time of the year is always very busy and exciting here on the fort as we say goodbye to the CGSC Class of 2019 and welcome the students and families of the Class of 2020. And a special welcome to the international officers and their… Read More

Fulfilling the mission



Fulfilling the mission
Happy Spring Greetings and thank you for visiting us online. I invite you to visit often to see what your Foundation has planned and we are doing to enhance the educational experience and to improve the quality of life for those schooling and their families here at CGSC and Fort… Read More

It’s an honor…



It’s an honor…
Friends of the CGSC Foundation – Greetings and thank you for visiting our website. I invite you to visit often to see what we have planned and to read about what your Foundation is doing. It is an honor to be the successor to Colonel (Ret.) Doug Tystad as the… Read More

Congratulations to our incoming President/CEO



Congratulations to our incoming President/CEO
I want to congratulate and welcome our incoming president and CEO, Rod Cox. The board selection committee chose wisely and I believe the Foundation will be in good hands going forward. Rod and I have worked together for nearly three years now and I appreciate his talent, energy, enthusiasm, and… Read More

Hitting the ground running



Hitting the ground running
We’ve had a really busy first month of the Command and General Staff Officer’s Course (CGSOC) school year. Your Foundation supported the course curriculum with two guest speakers, provided extra-curricular lectures, supported the School of Command Preparation with civilian leader outreach, supported the commandant’s reception for the new CGSOC class,… Read More

The passing of a friend



The passing of a friend
I received news over the weekend that Leonard Boswell, of Des Moines, Iowa, had passed. Most people outside of Iowa don’t know who he is, but he is someone that we here at CGSC and the CGSC Foundation know or should know well. Leonard was a retired Army lieutenant colonel,… Read More

Welcome to the CGSC Classes of 2019!



Welcome to the CGSC Classes of 2019!
Welcome to the CGSC Classes of 2019! We’re pleased that you’re here and into the business of the profession of arms. SAMS classes began last month, our International Military Students arrived and began orientation, our sister service students arrived and are already in “How to Speak Army” classes, and our… Read More

Congratulations Graduates!



Congratulations Graduates!
On behalf of the board of trustees and the Foundation staff, I would like to congratulate our graduates from the Classes of 2018! I say “classes” because we had more than 130 graduate from the School of Advanced Military studies on May 24; we have nearly 1,000 that have graduated… Read More

Momentous change in store for 2018



Momentous change in store for 2018
Change affects all organizations. How well the organization plans for and responds to change determines how successful it will be. In the past couple of years, the CGSC Foundation has been undergoing significant change and we are planning for 2018 to be no exception. In 2016 and 2017, the Foundation… Read More