Robert (Ken) Crim

R. Kenneth Crim is the Joint Individual Education and Training Director for The Army Distributed Learning Program.


Mr. Crim is a retired Navy Captain and Naval Aviator. He served in Operation Desert Storm as well as Operation Iraqi Freedom where he was Chief of Operations, Multi National Force-Iraq, 2004-2005. At Joint Forces Command he developed the courses to train officers going to the Combat Staffs in Iraq, Afghanistan and Horn of Africa. Additionally, he developed the first online information courses for the Department of Defense, Department of State, and USAID. He has taught at the secondary, college and graduate levels and was Dean of Academics, Marine Corps University Expeditionary Warfare School. He is a graduate of Georgetown University (BSBA), The Naval War College (MA), Joint Forces Staff College, and Oglethorpe University (Masters Level Teacher Certification). He lives on his sailboat in Norfolk, Virginia.