Michael Denning, Colonel, USMC (Ret.)

Michael Denning
  • Director

Contact Info

Strong Hall, Room 222


A retired Marine Corps colonel, Mike is a graduate from the University of Kansas, the Naval War College, and a National Security Fellow from Harvard Kennedy School. He served in the Marine Corps for 27 years, commanded light-attack and tilt-rotor aviation units, and had multiple deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. As the Director of Graduate Military Programs, Mike serves as the university's liaison to the DOD for advanced civilian education programs and research proposals.