Neil Tolley, Brigadier General, US Army (Retired) has held leadership positions throughout the Special Operations Community as a Green Beret, as well as in the corporate sector with Lockheed Martin Corporation. Neil previously served as the Commander of the Special Operations Command and Control Element on the Horn of Africa culminating his career as the Commanding General of the Special Operations Command–Korea.
Neil graduated from West Point with a bachelor’s degree in Engineering Mechanics. He earned two master’s degrees, one from the US Army War College in Strategic Studies, and one in Emergency and Disaster Management. He is also a Rocket Scientist.