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PAUL A. PARKER

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Paul A. Parker, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Director of Communications, Installations and Mission Support, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.

Mr. Parker has held a wide variety of civil engineer assignments at the squadron, base, major command and Air Staff levels.  He previously served as Director of the Air Force Center for Engineering and the Environment, Brooks City-Base, Texas. In that capacity he guided the center's nearly 450 persons in managing the Air Force's environmental restoration, military construction and military family housing construction programs. Prior to his current assignment, he was Deputy Air Force Civil Engineer, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C., helping organize, train and equip Air Force civil engineers for the development, construction, operation, maintenance and environmental quality of Air Force bases worldwide.

EDUCATION
1972 Bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering, School of Aerospace Engineering, Auburn University, Ala.
1996 Master's degree in public administration, Auburn University at Montgomery, Ala.
1996 Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
1999 Federal Executive Institute, Charlottesville, Va.

CAREER CHRONOLOGY
1. October 1979 - May 1982, Chief of Industrial Engineering, 834th Civil Engineer Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Fla.
2. May 1982 - December 1983, production engineer/foreign military sales officer, Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile Systems Program Office, Eglin AFB, Fla.
3. January 1984 - July 1985, general engineer, Housing Division, Directorate of Engineering and Services, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C.
4. July 1985 - September 1987, Deputy, Program Requirements Branch, Programs Division, Directorate of Engineering and Services, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C.
5. September 1987 - November 1993, Deputy Base Civil Engineer, 325th Civil Engineering Squadron, Tyndall AFB, Fla.
6. November 1993 - September 1994, Chief, Housing Division, Civil Engineer Directorate, Headquarters Air Combat Command, Langley AFB, Va.
7. September 1994 - July 1995, Chief, Operations Division, Civil Engineer Directorate, Headquarters ACC, Langley AFB, Va.
8. July 1995 - June 1996, student, Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
9. June 1996 - August 2001, Chief, Operations and Infrastructure Division, Civil Engineer Directorate, Headquarters ACC, Langley AFB, Va.
10. August 2001 - August 2003, Deputy Civil Engineer, Civil Engineer Directorate, Headquarters Air Education and Training Command, Randolph AFB, Texas
11. August 2003 - November 2007, Director,  Air Force Center for Engineering and the Environment, Brooks City-Base, Texas.
12. November 2007 - July 2010, Deputy Air Force Civil Engineer, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C.
13. August 2010 - present, Director of Communications, Installations and Mission Support, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio

AWARDS AND HONORS
2001, 2003 Meritorious Civilian Service Award
2009 Meritorious Executive Presidential Rank Award

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS
2003 - 2006 National Director, Society of American Military Engineers,
President, Virginia Peninsula Post, Society of American Military Engineers,

(Current as of September 2010)

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