David Scott Nava, Select One

Military Professor Wargaming Department
Lt. Cmdr., U.S. Navy
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Lieutenant Commander David Nava graduated from the University of Washington, where he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Zoology. Ensign Nava was designated a Naval Flight Officer at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida, in December of 2000. He reported to the U.S. Naval War College in August of 2012 where he earned a Masters of Arts Degree in National Security and Strategic Studies. He is currently assigned to the War Gaming Department. Lieutenant Commander Nava certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP) in 2014 and completed his MBA in 2016.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Air Warfare
  • Electronic Warfare
  • Military Planning
  • Operational Warfare
  • Wargaming

News, Media, & Events

VIDEO: 45 Seconds on Commitment

Jul. 22, 2019
News Publication

Defend Forward: 2019 Critical Infrastructure War Game

Jul. 25, 2019
8:00 a.m.
McCarty Little Hall, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

F-35 Sales Are America’s Belt and Road

Jul. 12, 2019
Foreign Policy
Article Publication

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