Defense Strategies and Assessments
Adam Routh is a Research Associate with the Defense Strategies and Assessments Program at the Center for a New American Security.
Prior to joining CNAS, Mr. Routh served as a Special Operation’s Joint Fires Observer Team Leader with the Army’s 75th Ranger Regiment. While serving with the 75th Ranger Regiment, Mr. Routh deployed to Afghanistan multiple times. Mr. Routh is a graduate of the Army’s Ranger and Airborne courses. Mr. Routh also worked in the private sector, where he facilitated training for Department of Defense components.
Mr. Routh graduated magna cum laude from American Military University with a M.A. in International Relations and Conflict Resolution. His concentration was in Comparative and Security Issues. His Master’s thesis analyzed the Cold War Space Race against concepts of power, and specifically, soft power.