Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry shared his expertise in his presentation “America and Its Military: Drifting Apart” at the Morning Forum of Los Altos April 19.
Eikenberry served as ambassador to Afghanistan from May 2009 to July 2011. A graduate of the U.S. Military Academy, he served 35 years in the Army, retiring as a lieutenant general. He is currently the Oksenberg-Rohlen Distinguished Fellow and director of the U.S.-Asia Security Initiative at the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center at Stanford University.