Dieter Bareihs

Brig Gen Dieter “Deets” Bareihs, United States Air Force (Ret, is the Contract Manager for Advanced Concepts and Technologies, International LLC, in support of the Ted Stevens Center for Arctic Security Studies. He previously served as Deputy Director of the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, after more than 29 years in the Air Force. While on active duty, Brig Gen (Ret) Bareihs was twice assigned to Eielson Air Force Base, North Pole, AK as F-16 pilot, then Commander of the 18th Fighter Squadron. As Director of Plans, Programs and Analysis for United States Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa, he participated in the study which laid the foundation for the current Air Force Arctic Strategy.