Howard Van Vranken Article for Army War College
"Interagency Team-making - Lessons Learned
from the "Surge" in Iraq
PKSOI Bulletin, Vol. 2, Issue 4, 2010
This article was published in July 2010 and it tells the lessons learned from the Embedded Provincial Reconstruction Team that I served on in 2008 in North Babil. The article is on pages 6 - 10. You can download a copy of the article -- here.
I served as the USAID Representative on ePRT North Babil. Part of the article -- see below --describes my role and how we were able to support stabilization in concert with our military counterparts.