Joseph Keith Kellogg Jr. (born May 12, 1944), known as Keith Kellogg, is a retired general officer in the United States Army. President Donald Trump put Kellogg in charge of the presidential transition agency action team for defense. He was named a foreign policy advisor to then presidential candidate Trump in March 2016.
| National Security Advisor|
February 13, 2017 – February 20, 2017
|Preceded by||Michael T. Flynn|
|Succeeded by||H. R. McMaster|
|Executive Secretary of the U.S. National Security Council|
|Assumed office |
January 20, 2017
|Preceded by||Suzy George|
Joseph Keith Kellogg Jr.
May 12, 1944
Dayton, Ohio, U.S.
|Education||Santa Clara University (BA)|
University of Kansas,
|Branch/service||United States Army|
|Years of service||1967–2003|
|Unit||101st Airborne Division|
82nd Airborne Division
Operation Urgent Fury
|Awards||Distinguished Service Medal|
Defense Superior Service Medal
Legion of Merit (2)
Bronze Star Medal (5)
Defense Meritorious Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal
Joint Service Commendation Medal
Army Commendation Medal
- Romm, Tony (9 November 2016). "New details emerge on Trump transition organization". Politico. Retrieved 13 November 2016.
- Rappeport, Alan (22 March 2016). "Top Experts Confounded by Advisers to Donald Trump". The New York Times. Retrieved 13 November 2016.