Armed Forces Journal is the leading joint-service monthly magazine for U.S. military officers and leaders in the defense community.
AFJ has been providing essential review and analysis for almost 150 years. Founded in 1863 as The Army and Navy Journal, it quickly became the fashionable forum for the exchange of military ideas. Today, AFJ offers ideas and perspective about military strategy, doctrine, technology, procurement, logistics, and more. It is produced by Gannett Government Media, which is owned by Gannett Co.. Its circulation is about 27,000.
Editor: Bradley Peniston
Assistant Editor: Jack Wittman
Contributing Editors: Joseph J. Collins, Bob Killebrew, Dan Green, Gene Myers, P.W. Singer
Managing Editor for Operations: Linda Monroe
Page Designers, Copy Editors, and Web editors: Ameir Ali, Rachel Barth (design editor), Andy Charest, Philip Creed (Web chief) Sara Davidson, Trigie Ealey, Dan Ennis, Clara Fletcher, Chris Gaudet, Barbara Greiling (deputy copy chief), Betsy Hathaway, Krissi Humbard, Kevin Kaley, Kevin Lilley, Karen Small (copy chief), Sean Smyth, Jack Weible, Steve Weigand, Megan Wiegand
Managing Editor for Interactive and Visual: M. Scott Mahaskey
Assistant Managing Editor for Interactive and Visual: Angy Stricherz
AFJ is produced by Gannett Government Media (GGM), the world's leading publisher of news about military and government. Founded in 1940 as the Army Times Publishing Company, the company has added publications to serve each of the branches of the U.S. military, the global defense community, the U.S. federal government, and several specific defense-industry sectors. The company was sold to Gannett in 1997, and its name changed to Gannett Government Media in 2011.
Publisher and President: Elaine Howard
Editor in Chief: Tobias Naegele
Senior Managing Editor: Alex Neill
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