About the Expert
Colonel Todd P. Simmons, U.S. Marine Corps, served as the commanding officer of the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit, a sea-based marine air ground task force that conducted operations and exercises throughout the U.S. Africa, European, and Central Commands. Previously, he commanded the 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment. His staff assignments include service at the marine expeditionary force, U.S. Marine Corps headquarters, and International Security Assistance Force levels. Simmons holds MAs from the School of Advanced Military Studies and the National War College and is a graduate of Harvard Business School’s advanced management program.