Thaddeus L. Jankowski is a colonel in the United States Marine Corps, Reserve, and an Infantry Officer. He has been mobilized three times and deployed twice, spending 4 of the past 10 years on active duty. In his civilian career he is a technology consultant at a variety of large corporations. He has a Master of Science in Management of Technology (MS-MOT) from the University of Minnesota’s Technology Leadership Institute. His undergraduate degree is from Wheaton College (IL), where he majored in Mathematics and Philosophy. The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy or position of the United States Marine Corps, the Department of the Navy, the Department of Defense, or the U.S. Government.