Lt. Gen. (Ret) Ben Hodges

former U.S. Army Europe Commander

Lieutenant General Benjamin “Ben” Hodges is a retired United States Army officer who served as commanding general, United States Army Europe (USAREUR) in 2014 – 2017. Prior to that, his assignment was as Commander, NATO Allied Land Command from 2012 to 2014. Currently, he works at the Center for European Policy Analysis.