Colonel Jay Liddick, U.S. Army, currently serves as the Civil Affairs Commandant. He received his commission as an Engineer Officer from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1995, and holds a Masters of Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College and a M.A. degree in International Relations from Webster University. Since 2004, Liddick has served in diverse command and staff positions within CA, to include Human Resources Command CA Branch Chief, Deputy Brigade Commander, and the CA Advisor/Irregular Warfare Integrator at the U.S. Army Peace Keeping and Stability Operations Institute. He has deployed to the Dominican Republic, Bosnia, Iraq, Colombia, Afghanistan, and Indonesia, in addition to a one year tour in Honduras.