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David Kilcullen

David Kilcullen

Chief Strategist, Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, U.S. State Department (2005-2006)
David Kilcullen was the Chief Strategist in the Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism at the U.S. State Department (2005-2006). He then became a senior counter-insurgency advisor to General David Petraeus from 2007 to 2008, as he helped design and monitor the Iraq War troop surge. He was then a special advisor for counter-insurgency to Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice at that time as well.

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