James G. Stavridis

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James Stavridis
Birth nameJames George Stavridis
NicknameZorbas[1]
Born (1955-02-15) February 15, 1955 (age 64)
West Palm Beach, Florida, U.S.
Allegiance United States
Service/branch United States Navy
Years of service1976–2013
RankUS-O10 insignia.svg Admiral
Commands heldU.S. European Command
Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe
U.S. Southern Command
AwardsDefense Distinguished Service Medal ribbon.svg Defense Distinguished Service Medal
Navy Distinguished Service Medal ribbon.svg Navy Distinguished Service Medal
Defense Superior Service Medal ribbon.svg Defense Superior Service Medal
Legion of Merit ribbon.svg Legion of Merit

James George Stavridis (born February 15, 1955)[2] is a retired United States Navy admiral and the current dean of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.[3] He is also chairman of the board of the U.S. Naval Institute.[4][5]

References[change | change source]

  1. USNA 1976 Lucky Bag Yearbook
  2. "SAE - U.S. Admiral James G. Stavridis appointed NATO Supreme Commander / World Council of Hellenes Abroad". En.sae.gr. Retrieved November 27, 2012.
  3. "NATO Commander Admiral James Stavridis Named Next Fletcher Dean". Retrieved July 8, 2013.
  4. "Naval Institute Appoints Admiral James G. Stavridis Chair of the Board".
  5. "Board of Directors". U.S. Naval Institute. Retrieved October 8, 2013.