•The EAD consists of 3 Branch organizations
–Marine Corps Modeling and Simulation Office (MCMSO)
–General Support Analysis Branch (GSAB)
–Joint and External Analysis (JEA)
•The EAD mission is focused on studies/efforts external to CD&I’s Combat Development Continuum
–Studies are assigned to the best suited branch
–The Divisions work together closely on personnel, training, and analytical issues.