Howard Van Vranken Article for Army War College
"Interagency Team-making - Lessons Learned
from the "Surge" in Iraq
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.
PKSOI Bulletin Vol. 2, Issue 4