The Simons Center

Contact Info:

Arthur D. Simons Center

655 Biddle Blvd.

Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 66027

Phone: 913.682.7244


The Arthur D. Simons Center
for Ethical Leadership and Interagency Cooperation

The Simons Center for Ethical Leadership and Interagency Cooperation is committed to the development of of ethical leaders with interagency operational skills and an interagency body of knowledge that facilitates broader and more effective cooperation and policy implementation. As a research, analysis, studies, and publication center, the Simons Center is focused on the interagency aspects of national security; counterterrorism; stability and reconstruction operations; homeland defense and security; and disaster preparation and response.

The Center is a program of and is funded by the CGSC Foundation. The Simons Center opened its doors on Fort Leavenworth, April 21, 2010, with a grand opening ceremony and ribbon cutting. (read the press release) Philanthropist and friend of the Foundation, Mr. Ross Perot, who provided the funds to establish the Simons Center, attended the ribbon cutting ceremony.

The Mission of the Center

  • Advance scholarship in ethical leadership and interagency cooperation
  • Develop ethical leaders
  • Improve interagency operations
  • Build a body of ethics, leadership, and interagency knowledge

For more information about the Simons Center visit its website at