Lt. Gen. James H. Dickinson
Lt. Gen. James H. Dickinson assumed command of the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command and Joint Functional Component Command for Integrated Missile Defense in January 2017. Before that, he served as chief of staff, U.S. Strategic Command. Previous assignments include director for test, Missile Defense Agency; deputy to the inspector general in the Office of the Secretary of the Army; commanding general, 32nd Army Air and Missile Defense Command; commanding general, 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command; and brigade commander, 35th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, Eighth U.S. Army. He is a graduate of Colorado State University and the Colorado School of Mines.