AF Biographies

This database holds biographical information on Air Force leaders, active duty, Reserve and retired general officers; current senior executives; secretaries of the Air Force; and chief master sergeants of the Air Force. Air Force Biographies may not have been prepared for some general officers before retirement. If a name is not listed, an Air Force biography is not available.

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Deborah Lee James 
Secretary of the Air Force 
Gen. Mark A. Welsh III 
Air Force Chief of Staff (AF/CC)
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Vice Chief of Staff (AF/CV)
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MAJOR GENERAL AVELIN P. TACON JR.
Retired   July 31, 1967   Died  July 04, 2014
Avelin Paul Tacon Jr., was born at Mobile, Ala., in 1914. He received his education from Murphy High School in Mobile and Spring Hill College, Spring Hill, Ala., prior to entering Primary Flying School at Randolph Field, Texas, in October 1936.After graduation from primary and advanced flying schools at Randolph and Kelly fields, he was rated a
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LIEUTENANT GENERAL MARC C. REYNOLDS
Retired   April 01, 1987   Died  July 21, 2014
Lieutenant General Marc C. Reynolds is vice commander, Air Force Logistics Command, with headquarters at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. The command mission is to provide worldwide technical logistics support to all Air Force active and reserve force activities, military assistance program countries and designated U.S. government
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HornerJuly2014 MAJOR GENERAL JOHN P. HORNER

Selected for promotion to major general.
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2014
Naj, Gen. Richard Johnston was photographed in the Pentagon on July 2, 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo/Jim Varhegyi) MAJOR GENERAL RICHARD C. JOHNSTON
Retiring effective   September 01, 2014
Maj. Gen. Richard C. Johnston is the Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs, Office of the Under Secretary of the Air Force, Washington, D.C. International Affairs is responsible for formulating and integrating Air Force policy with respect to political-military relationships, security assistance, technology and
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2014
StossJuly2014 BRIGADIER GENERAL FERDINAND B. "FRED" STOSS

Brig. Gen. Ferdinand “Fred” B. Stoss III is the Director of Strategic Plans, Programs, Requirements, and Assessments, Headquarters Air Force Global Strike Command, Barksdale Air Force Base, La. He is responsible for strategic planning, establishing requirements, and programming advocacy for the nation's Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic
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2014
SjodenJuly2014 DR. GLENN E. SJODEN

Dr. Glenn Sjoden is the Chief Scientist, Air Force Technical Applications Center, Patrick Air Force Base, Florida. The center operates and maintains the U.S. Atomic Energy Detection System, a suite of space-based and subsurface sensors, which monitors foreign compliance with the treaties limiting nuclear testing. A network of trace material
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KrummJuly2014 BRIGADIER GENERAL DAVID A. KRUMM

Brig. Gen. David A. Krumm is Vice Commander, 5th Air Force, and Director, Pacific Air Forces Joint Air Component Command Element, Yokota Air Base, Japan.  Fifth Air Force conducts joint and bilateral planning and engagements to defend Japan and respond to regional contingencies.  In addition, the command coordinates joint and bilateral actions and
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2014
GILBERT J. MONTOYA

Mr. Gilbert J. Montoya, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Director of Logistics, Installations and Mission Support, Headquarters Air Education and Training Command, Joint Base San Antonio Randolph, Texas. The directorate provides maintenance engineering, supply, transportation, civil engineering, and security forces support for 12
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2014
BRIGADIER GENERAL DEREK P. RYDHOLM

Brig. Gen. Derek P. Rydholm is the Director of Plans, Programs and Requirements, Headquarters Air Force Reserve Command (AFRC), Robins AFB, Georgia. He is responsible for planning and programming more than $5 billion annually for a force of more than 80,000 personnel and 2,500 of the command's organizations. He leads the development of strategic
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SanteeJuly2014 MAJOR GENERAL JAY G. SANTEE
Retire Today   August 01, 2014
Maj. Gen. Jay G. Santee is Deputy Director, Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), Fort Belvoir, Virginia.  The DTRA mission is to safeguard the U.S. and its allies from weapons of mass destruction (chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear) and high yield explosives by providing capabilities to reduce, eliminate, and counter the threat and
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DEWEY, CYNTHIA S GS-09 USAF AFRC ARPC/PA	Brig. Gen. James R. Barkley	3:14 PM	36 KB		BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES R. BARKLEY

Brig. Gen. James R. Barkley is the Mobilization Assistant to the Director of Plans, Programs and Analyses for Headquarters U.S. Air Forces in Europe and U.S. Air Forces Africa, Ramstein Air Base, Germany (A5/8/9). A5/8/9 leads theater engagement throughout Europe by managing unit basing, organization, force structure and analyses. The director is
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2014
MAJOR GENERAL MARK A. KYLE

Maj. Gen. Mark A. Kyle is the Director, Air, Space and Information Operations, Air Force Reserve Command, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia. He is responsible for directing Reserve operations for 69 Reserve flying units and 10 operational space units gained by eight major commands to fulfill commitments in support of U.S. national objectives. The
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2014
BRIGADIER GENERAL KEVIN B. SCHNEIDER

Brig. Gen. Kevin B. Schneider is the Assistant Deputy Commander, U.S. Air Forces Central Command, and Assistant Vice Commander, 9th Air Expeditionary Task Force, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C. As such, the general assists with the development of contingency plans and the execution of air operations for the 20-nation U.S. Central Command area of
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2014
DoucetteJuly2014 BRIGADIER GENERAL JOHN W. DOUCETTE

Brig. Gen. John W. Doucette is currently assigned as Inspector General, Headquarters Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. He leads more than 160 experts responsible for conducting more than 75 inspections annually.  By spearheading both a rigorous inspection schedule and an open-complaint resolution process, General Doucette
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2014
NormanJuly2014 MAJOR GENERAL JON A. NORMAN

Major General Jon A. Norman is the Chief of Staff, Headquarters Pacific Air Forces, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. He is responsible for the development of plans, policies, and procedures to ensure efficient operation of the Headquarters PACAF staff and seamless interface with subordinate commands and agencies. He exercises oversight on
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AllenJuly2014 MAJOR GENERAL (DR.) ROOSEVELT ALLEN

Maj. Gen. (Dr.) Roosevelt Allen is the Commander, 79th Medical Wing, Joint Base Andrews, Maryland. The wing consists of 1,550 Air Force health care professionals operating in eight locations and providing Air Force medical forces for expeditionary deployment, homeland defense operations, and joint operations worldwide.In addition, General Allen is
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2014
LIEUTENANT GENERAL MICHAEL R. MOELLER
Retiring effective   October 01, 2014
Lt. Gen. Michael R. Moeller is Deputy Chief of Staff for Strategic Plans and Programs, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C. In support of the Chief of Staff and Secretary of the Air Force, General Moeller leads the development and integration of the Air Force's long-range plans and the five-year, $604 billion U.S. Air Force Future Years
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2014
LIEUTENANT GENERAL MARK F. RAMSAY

Lt. Gen. Mark F. Ramsay is the Director, Force Structure, Resources and Assessment, Joint Staff, the Pentagon, Washington, D.C. He develops capabilities; conducts studies, analysis and assessments; and evaluates plans, programs and strategies for the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He serves as the Joint Requirements Oversight Council
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GouldJuly2014 BRIGADIER GENERAL THOMAS F. GOULD

Brig. Gen. Thomas F. Gould is the Deputy Chief of Staff Operations at NATO's Headquarters Allied Air Command, Ramstein Air Base, Germany. In this capacity, General Gould is responsible for all operational related matters, including Air Policing, Ballistic Missile Defense, Article 5, and Crisis Response Operations. In addition, General Gould ensures
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AllenMarch2014 JEFFREY C. ALLEN

Jeffrey C. Allen, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Executive Director, Air Force Sustainment Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla. He is responsible for assisting the commander in providing operational planning and execution of Air Force Supply Chain Management and Depot Maintenance missions for a wide
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