Stan C. Newberry, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Deputy Director of Requirements, Headquarters Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va. Mr. Newberry directs all combat air force modernization and sustainment activities to include gathering, developing, advocating and refining requirements, across fighters, bombers, munitions, command and control, test and training, combat support, airborne networking, and tactical edge communications. Mr. Newberry guides resources by ensuring roadmaps, concepts and plans integrate capabilities across the combat air force. He also develops and prioritizes science and technology investment needs, and manages technology transition efforts through collaboration with staff elements, industry, academia, and government agencies to focus investment on satisfying top weapon systems requirements. Mr. Newberry additionally represents the Air Force for defining joint and multinational requirements for fifth generation fighters.
Mr. Newberry began his career in 1983 with NASA. In 1998 he became Director, Space Operations, Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas, responsible for the management and operation of control facilities and communications across NASA. Mr. Newberry's last assignment before transferring to the Air Force in 2005 was Deputy Director of the Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California. Prior to his current position, Mr. Newberry served as the Director of the Air Force Command and Control Integration Center. There his role was to manage, integrate and improve Air Force command and control. His responsibilities included planning, programming, guiding requirements and architecture development, integration and standardization efforts for Air Force warfighting aerial networks, combat support and C2 systems. He directed lead command activities for defining, advocating and directing sustainment and modernization strategies for the air and space operation center and tactical datalinks. Mr. Newberry also represented the Air Force on joint and coalition C2 system interoperability activities.
1983 Bachelor of Arts degree in information systems, Georgia College and State University
1990 Master of Business Administration degree, University of Central Florida
2000 Program for Senior Managers in Government, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
2003 Master of Science degree in computer science, Colorado Technical University
2006 Senior Joint Information Operations Course, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
1. 1983 - 1987, various assignments in systems analysis, design, development and implementation
2. 1987 - 1994, systems and management analyst, NASA Kennedy Space Center, Fla.
3. 1994 - 1996, Division Director in the Office of Life and Microgravity Sciences Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington, D.C.
4. 1996 - 2001, Director of Space Operations, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas
5. 2001 - 2003, Senior NASA Representative to Air Force Space Command, Peterson AFB, Colo.
6. 2003 - 2004, Manager, Management and Technical Support, NASA Engineering and Safety Center, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, Va.
7. 2004 - 2005, Deputy Center Director, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.
8. 2005 - 2007, Senior Technical Director, Air Force Command and Control, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Center, Langley AFB, Va.
9. 2007 - 2008, Senior Technical Director, Global Cyberspace Integration Center, Langley AFB, Va.
10. 2008 - 2010, Director, Air Force Global Cyberspace Integration Center, Langley AFB, Va.
11. 2010 - 2013, Director, Air Force Command and Control Integration Center, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va.
12. 2013 - present, Deputy Director of Requirements, Headquarters Air Combat Command, Plans, Programs, and Requirements Directorate, Joint Base Langley-Eustis Va.
AWARDS AND HONORS
NASA Exceptional Achievement Medal
Meritorious Executive Presidential Rank Award
(Current as of February 2013)