Brigadier General Steve Anderson, USA, (Ret.), currently works at All Native Group, The Federal Services Division of Ho Chunk Inc. as Executive Director Business, Defense Solutions and Services. Anderson is also a member of the board of directors of Vote Vets.
He retired in April 2010 after a 31-year career in the US Army that included logistics command and staff assignments in Korea, Iraq, Kuwait, Afghanistan, Germany, Hawaii and four tours in the Pentagon. His most notable military assignment was serving under General David H. Petraeus as his Deputy Chief of Staff, Logistics for the Multi-National Force in Iraq for 15 months (Aug 06 – Nov 07).
Anderson has spoken publicly on energy and environmental issues in various forums. His op-ed piece, “Save Lives, Save Energy” appeared in the New York Times on Jan 12, 2011 and in July, 2010 he appeared for a week on a national television campaign for a national Clean Energy climate. He has testified before Congress and made numerous radio and television appearances on venues such as National Public Radio, BBC, WUSA, and proudly supported the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRCD), Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2), the National Science Foundation, and other environmental and veterans organizations.
Anderson is a 1978 graduate of the United States Military Academy and was awarded a Master of Science in Operations Research and Systems Analysis Engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School in 1987. His awards include the Distinguished Service Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster and Bronze Star.