Keith Kellogg

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Keith Kellogg
National Security Advisor
Acting
In office
February 13, 2017 – February 20, 2017
President Donald Trump
Preceded by Michael T. Flynn
Succeeded by H. R. McMaster
Executive Secretary of the U.S. National Security Council
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 20, 2017
President Donald Trump
Preceded by Suzy George
Personal details
Born Joseph Keith Kellogg Jr.
May 12, 1944 (1944-05-12) (age 72)
Dayton, Ohio, U.S.
Political party Republican
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch  United States Army
Years of service 1967–2003
Rank US-O9 insignia.svg Lieutenant General
Unit 101st Airborne Division
82nd Airborne Division
Battles/wars Vietnam War
Operation Urgent Fury

Joseph Keith Kellogg Jr. (born May 12, 1944), known as Keith Kellogg, is a retired general officer in the United States Army. President Donald Trump put Kellogg in charge of the presidential transition agency action team for defense.[1] He was named a foreign policy advisor to then presidential candidate Trump in March 2016.[2]

He was named Acting United States National Security Advisor on February 13, 2017 following the resignation of Michael T. Flynn.

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