Wesley Kanne Clark, Sr., KBE is a retired general of the United States Army. General Clark earned a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford and later graduated from the Command and General Staff College with a Master's degree in military science. General Clark spent 34 years in the United States Army and the Department of Defense, receiving numerous military decorations, several honorary knighthoods and The Presidential Medal of Freedom. Clark commanded Operation Allied Force in the Kosovo War during his term as Supreme Allied Commander of Europe for NATO from 1997 to 2000. General Clark is actively engaged in global public affairs, political campaigns and humanitarian efforts. He is a frequent contributor and commentator in the global print and electronic media on a broad range of current affairs. Clark also currently serves as the co-chairman of Growth Energy.