Former Research Intern, Military, Veterans, and Society Program
Jared Stefani is a former Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Intern for the Military, Veterans, and Society Program at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS).
Jared is an active duty Army officer currently attending the Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, pursuing a Master of Arts in Security Studies with a concentration in U.S. National Security Policy. Upon graduation, he will serve as an instructor at the United States Military Academy (West Point) in the Department of Social Sciences, teaching American politics.
Prior to joining CNAS, Jared served as the Aide-de-Camp and Executive Officer for the Commandant, U.S. Army War College in Carlisle Barracks, PA. He formerly served as a company commander in the 555th Engineer Brigade at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA. Additionally, Jared has held a variety of operational positions including Platoon Leader, Executive Officer, Construction Officer, Assistant Operations Officer, and Border Kandak Assistance Team Leader. He has served overseas in Afghanistan, Lithuania, and Germany.
He graduated from the Missouri University of Science & Technology with a M.S. in Geological Engineering. Jared earned his B.A. in Political Science with a minor in Philosophy from the University of Portland. Jared is an Army Strategic Studies Graduate and has earned his Project Management Professional Certification.