Deputy Director for Operations
Benjamin (Ben) Hussey is the Deputy Director for Operations of the Center for Civil-Military Relations (CCMR) at the US Naval Postgraduate School (NPS). As Deputy Director, Mr. Hussey oversees the daily activities of CCMR and assists with program planning and coordination. He has also served as a Faculty Associate and Instructor for Leadership Development and Education for Sustained Peace (LDESP) since 2000.
During his military service, COL (Ret) Hussey served as Post Commander of Camp Rilea, Oregon National Guard and Commanded the 2nd BN, 218 FA BN. He held staff positions at Battalion and Brigade, and command positions at Platoon, Battery, Battalion and Brigade in the United States Army and Oregon Army National Guard during a 30-year career.
Mr. Hussey has a BA in Management and Communications from Corbin College as well as attended the US Army Command and General Staff College.