Future Warfare Center


The Future Warfare Center is the U.S. Army’s force modernization proponent, responsible for managing Army change to doctrine, organization, training, materiel, leadership and education, personnel, facilities and policy, or DOTMLPF-P, requirements for space, global ballistic missile defense and high altitude capabilities within the Army. It also represents Army equities across the joint community. Within the capabilities of Army and joint space, missile defense and high altitude, the Future Warfare Center trains and educates agile, adaptive and ready Soldiers and leaders, executes life-cycle management for U.S. Army space operations officers, develops the Army space cadre and enables informed decision-making.

To carry out its mission, the Future Warfare Center executes U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command-established practices to meet force management responsibilities. This includes performing concept development, capabilities determination and capabilities integration relative to DOTMLPF–P for process change, integration and transition for materiel development. Additionally, the organization executes the Army’s institutional training and education for space and global ballistic missile defense mission areas. It is uniquely organized and geographically well-positioned to meet future Army needs.


CAPABILITY DEVELOPMENT INTEGRATION DIRECTORATE

Capability Development Integration Directorate
 
Develops concepts and capability requirements, integrates DOTMLPF-P solutions, and conducts experiments to assess concepts and validates DOTMLPF-P-integrated combined arms capabilities that complement unified action partner capabilities, and supports assigned force modernization proponency responsibilities
  • Director, Tse-Horng "Richard" Yu

 

 

 


SPACE AND MISSILE DEFENSE SCHOOL

Space and Missile Defense School logo
 
Educate and train the force in space and global missile defense, and develop space and global missile defense doctrine
  • Director, Daryl Breitbach

 

 


OPERATIONS DIRECTORATE

FWC Operations Directorate

 

Synchronization, integration, operations and management
  • Director, Lorenzo Mack

 


ARMY SPACE PERSONNEL DEVELOPMENT OFFICE

Army Personnel Development Office Executes the life-cycle management functions of FA40 space operations officers and develops a space cadre of skilled military and civilian personnel ensuring the Army meets operational space requirements in support of the Warfighter
  • Director, Michael Connolly

 

 

Richard De Fatta, director, Future Warfare Center 
Director
Richard De Fatta

 
  COL James W. Crossley, deputy director, Future Warfare Center
Deputy Director
Col. James W. Crossley

MISSION

USASMDC Future Warfare Center builds and enables space and missile defense forces responsive to Warfighter needs.