Major General David Haight recently retired from the U.S. Army, where he spent over three decades leading troops in special operations as well as conventional conflicts. Cleared for top-secret information, David Haight has extensive experience in responsibilities ranging from complex problem solving to writing and communication.

A graduate of Brigham Young University with a bachelor of arts in history, David Haight continued his studies at the U.S. Naval Command and Staff College, where he earned a master of arts in national security and strategic studies. Later, he completed a second master's degree in national security studies at the U.S. Army War College.

David Haight's work with the U.S. Army took him around the world. While serving as a commander of two battalions and a brigade combat team during the Global War on Terrorism, he conducted combat operations against the Al Qaeda network in Iraq and the Taliban in Afghanistan. Immediately prior to his retirement, he served in Europe as the director of operations for the U.S. European Command.