John Campbell, a retiredÂ U.S. ArmyÂ general, has been named chairman of the board at Centreville, Va.-based military software company Systematic.
The 37-year Army veteran will provide guidance and direction to the firm’s strategic efforts in the command, control, communications, computers and intelligence market, Systematic said Monday.
He previously commanded the U.S.Â Forces in Afghanistan andÂ the Resolute Support MissionÂ and served asÂ the Army’s 34th vice chief of staff before he took on the command assignment.
Campbell also held joint assignments inÂ Washington, D.C., andÂ led various military units at every echelon as part of his duties inÂ Germany,Â Haiti,Â Iraq,Â AfghanistanÂ andÂ the U.S.
HeÂ holds a bachelor’s degree from theÂ U.S. Military AcademyÂ and a master’s degree in public administration fromÂ Golden Gate University.