Dr. Earl W. Powers
Future Forces Forum Future Forces Exhibition 2016 Military Advanced Robotic Systems (MARS) Conference 2016
Research Fellow, Potomac Institute for Policy Studies
Center for Emerging Threats and Opportunities (CETO)
Dr. Bill Powers is a Research Fellow at the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies’ Center for Emerging Threats and Opportunities supporting the U.S. Marine Corps Deputy Commandant for Combat Development and Integration’s Futures Assessment Division in Quantico, Virginia. He served 33 years in the Marine Corps, retiring as a Colonel. He flew the A-4 Skyhawk and F/A-18 Hornet, served in Viet Nam and Desert Storm, and commanded a battalion, a squadron and a group. He has a dual Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political Science, a Master of Science in Business Administration, and a doctorate in Organizational Leadership.