Brigadier General Stephen P. Case, U.S. Army

Deputy Commanding General

Brigadier General Stephen P. Case serves as the Deputy Commander for the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA), United States Africa Command (USAFRICOM), Camp Lemmonier, Djibouti. 

General Case entered the United States Army in July of 1995 when he commissioned as a Second Lieutenant. He has served as the acting Project Director for the Integrated Fires and Rapid Capabilities Office responsible for Integrated Air and Missile Defense initiatives for the Army, facilitating Multi-Domain Operations. Also responsible for the creation of Programs of Record, production, fielding and sustainment of Army prototyping initiatives such as Hypersonic Weapons, High Energy Lasers, Directed Energy and Counter Unmanned Aerial System weapons. 

Notable assignments include: Chief of Staff of the 335th Signal Command, Commander of the 209th Digital Liaison Detachment, Officer in Charge of Joint Munitions Command - Army Reserve Element, Commander of the 4th Battalion, 323d Infantry Regiment and Deputy Brigade Commander of Army Material Command - Army Reserve.

His awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal with two bronze oak leaf clusters, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal with two bronze oak leaf clusters, Army Achievement Medal with one bronze oak leaf cluster, Combat Action Badge, Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge and Sapper Tab.

General Case's civilian education includes a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Management from the United States Military Academy and a Master's Degree in Management and Leadership from Webster University.