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Episode 11 - "Foxhole Fundamentals" ADP 6-22: Shared Understanding
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine – Foxhole Fundamentals, our host, Captain Wyatt Harper discusses the importance and challenges of creating shared understanding. The episode covers elements of Army Doctrine Publication No. 6-22, Army Leadership and The Profession with our guest, the Sergeant Major of the Mission Command Center of Excellence, Sergeant Major Robert (Bill) Ferguson.
|May 10, 2021|
Episode 10 - Recon and Security at the Division and Above
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine, our host, LTC Nikki Dean discusses Cavalry Operations above the Brigade. Joined by Maneuver Center of Excellence Commanding General, MG Patrick Donahoe, Major Nathan Jennings is a history instructor with the US Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, KS and COL(Retired) Rich Creed, Director of the Combined Arms Doctrine Directorate, or CADD.
|Apr 22, 2021|
Episode 9 - "Foxhole Fundamentals" ADP 5-0: Planning Pitfalls
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine – Foxhole Fundamentals, our host, Captain Wyatt Harper discusses the pitfalls of planning in Army Doctrine Publication No. 5-0, The Operations Process with our guest, lead author of ADP 5-0, Mr. Michael Flynn.
|Mar 21, 2021|
Episode 8 - Leader Development and Assessments
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine, our host, Major Chris Parker discusses the Army leadership and leader assessment, from both a doctrinal and institutional perspective. There have been several updates on both fronts over the past two years. The Army has begun the Battalion Commander Assessment Program, or BCAP, the Colonel Command Assessment Program, or CCAP. In addition, the Center for Army Profession and Leadership, or CAPL, has refined Project Athena, a career long leader assessment and self-development tool. Joined by Brigadier General Charles Masaracchia, Director of the Mission Command Center of Excellence; Sergeant Major Robert Ferguson, Sergeant Major, Mission Command Center of Excellence; Colonel Sam Saine, Director of the Center for the Army Profession and Leadership, or CAPL; and COL Rich Creed, Director of the Combined Arms Doctrine Directorate, or CADD.
|Jan 25, 2021|
Episode 7 - Protection
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine, our host, Major Chris Parker discusses the Protection Warfighting Function. This is one of the most largest and diverse warfighting functions. Joined by Brigadier General Jim Bonner, the Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood Commanding General; Colonel Niave Knell, Commandant, US Army Military Police School; and Colonel Rich Creed, Director of the Combined Arms Doctrine Directorate, or CADD. Join us and listen along for some great insights on the Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, the Protection Cell, the future of Protection.
|Jan 13, 2021|
Episode 6 - The SFAB
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine, our host, Major Chris Parker discusses how the Security Force Assistance Brigade (SFAB) is a relatively new formation for the U.S. Army. This episode of our podcast, Breaking Doctrine, we take an inside look at the SFAB with the help of BG Charles J. Masaracchia and BG Donn H. Hill, both former commanders of the organizations. Join us and listen along for some great insights on serving in the Army's newest brigade.
|Nov 18, 2020|
Episode 5 - Defense Support of Civil Authorities
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine, our host, Major Chris Parker discusses how the U.S. Army and National Guard support local, state, and federal authorities during domestic emergencies and natural disasters. Along with offense, defense, and stability operations, Defense Support of Civil Authorities, or DSCA, is an element of Decisive Action; however, it differs in several key areas - particularly the laws and authorities that govern US forces operating within the homeland.
The panel consists of Brigadier General John Rueger, Director of the Joint Staff, Kansas National Guard; COL Rich Creed, Director of the Combined Arms Doctrine Directorate, or CADD; Stephen Tennant, Assistant Professor at the Command and General Staff College; and joining us by phone from Fort Sam Houston is Mr. Robert Gonzales, Senior Domestic Operational Law Attorney, Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, U.S. Army North.
|Oct 23, 2020|
Episode 4 - Doctrine Hacks: A Conversation on Doctrine Shortcuts
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine, our host, Major Chris Parker discusses recent innovations in doctrine delivery – shortcuts or “hacks,” that make doctrine more digestible and easier to access. Over the past couple of years, the Army has introduced several initiatives that improve access and help to enhance understanding of doctrine – whether through digital delivery or more traditional means. The tools include a staff reference guide, a doctrine app, a ‘what’s new’ type of doctrine update, audiobooks, and tools designed to guide users directly to the doctrinal information they need – all with the ultimate intent of making doctrine more user friendly. In this podcast MAJ Parker hosts other Combined Arms Doctrine Directorate (CADD) team members, Lieutenant Colonel Reed Burggrabe, Tactics Division Chief, Lieutenant Colonel Matt Fox, Army Doctrine Proponency Division Chief, and Colonel Rich Creed, the Director of CADD.
Doctrine Comprehensive Guide (web based)
Army Comprehensive Doctrine App (currently Android only)
Army Doctrine Audiobooks (Central Army Registry)
|Sep 22, 2020|
Episode 3 - Consolidation of Gains
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine, our host, Major Chris Parker discusses one of the four Army Strategic Roles - Consolidate Gains. The 2017 rewrite of Field Manual (FM) 3-0, Operations, introduced the Army to the concept of consolidate gains. Consolidate gains includes activities to make enduring any temporary operational success and to set the conditions for a sustainable environment, allowing for a transition of control to legitimate civil authorities. Consolidation of gains is an integral and continuous part of armed conflict, and it is necessary for achieving success across the range of military operations. In this podcast MAJ Parker hosts Colonel Shane Morgan, Commander, MCTP (Mission Command Training Program), Colonel Bob Molinari, Chief, Operations Group Alpha at MCTP, and Colonel Rich Creed, the Director of CADD.
|Aug 15, 2020|
Episode 2 - North Korean Threat Doctrine
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine, our host, Major Chris Parker discusses the development of Army Techniques Publication (ATP) 7-100.2, North Korean Tactics, with our guests, the Director of Operations for the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) G2, Analysis and Control Element (ACE), Jon Cleaves, the lead author Mr. David Pendleton, and the Director of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Doctrine Directorate (CADD), Colonel Rich Creed. ATP 7-100.2, a new publication for the Army, is available now at https://armypubs.army.mil/. The manual sheds light on North Korean forces and describes how they would be expected to operate in a large scale offensive. Our guests discuss their tactics, how the publication was developed, and the importance of understanding threat doctrine. This episode is a great resource for anyone serving in the U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM) area of responsibility (AOR).
|Jul 16, 2020|
Episode 1 - Mission Command and Command & Control
In this episode of Breaking Doctrine, our host, Major Chris Parker discusses the evolution of mission command and command and control doctrine with our guests, the Director of CADD, Colonel Rich Creed and the lead author of ADP 6-0, Mr. Chuck Schrankel.
|Jun 12, 2020|