HomeAbout UsBiographiesDisplay

GREGORY C. RADABAUGH

PRINT | E-MAIL

Mr. Gregory C. Radabaugh, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Director, Joint Information Operations Warfare Center, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Controlled Activity at Joint Base San Antonio, Texas. He reports to the Chairman through the Joint Staff Director for Operations, via the Deputy Director for Global Operations. He directs over 230 personnel enabling the application of informational power at the strategic level, executing informational power at the operational and tactical level, and performing CJCS responsibilities for Joint Enterprise Information Operations proponency, Operations Security, and Military Deception in order to facilitate global operations.

Mr. Radabaugh entered the Air Force as an enlisted linguist in 1974, flying reconnaissance missions overseas. He was commissioned in 1979, and served in a variety of service and national level positions. He left active duty and joined the civil service in 1989. He remained part of the Air Force Reserve until his retirement in 2004. He was designated an Intelligence Community Officer in 2003. An expert in information operations and cyberspace operations, he has lectured at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, and at numerous conferences at home and abroad.

EDUCATION

1978 Bachelor of Arts, Psychology and Chinese Mandarin, University of Maryland, College Park
1982 Squadron Officers School, Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala.
1985 Master of Science of Strategic Intelligence, Defense Intelligence College, Washington, D.C.
1987 Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2001 Air War College, by correspondence, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2012 Leadership for a Democratic Society, Federal Executive Institute, Charlottesville, Va.
2014 APEX Senior Executive Orientation Program, Washington, D.C.
2014 Senior Joint Information Operations Application Course, Maxwell AFB Ala.
2018 Enterprise Perspective Seminar Washington, D.C.

CAREER CHRONOLOGY
1. August 1974 – October 1974, Basic Military Training, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas
2. November 1974 – June 1975, Student (Mandarin Chinese), Defense Language Institute, Presidio of Monterey, Calif.
3. July 1975 – December 1975, Student, Airborne Voice Cryptologic Technical Training Course, Goodfellow AFB, Texas
4. January 1975 – February 1975, Survival Schools, Homestead AFB, Fla., and Fairchild AFB, Wash.
5. March 1975 – July 1977, Voice Processing Specialist, 6990th Security Squadron, Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan
6. July 1977 – March 1979, Analyst, National Security Agency, Fort Meade, Md.
7. March 1979 – June 1979, Student, Officer Training School, Medina Annex, Lackland AFB, Texas
8. July 1979 – September 1979, Student, Signals Intelligence Officer Course, Goodfellow AFB, Texas
9. September 1979 – August 1980, Chief, Special Activities, Air Force Electronic Warfare Center, Kelly AFB, Texas
10. August 1980 – August 1983, Intelligence Officer, Air Force Intelligence Service, Operating Location N
11. August 1983 – August 1984, Deputy Chief of Operations, 6903 Electronic Security Group, Osan AB, South Korea
12. August 1984 – August 1985, Student, Defense Intelligence College, Washington, D.C.
13. Aug 1985 – Jan 1989, Soviet Space Operations Analyst, Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, D.C.
14. January 1989 – January 1994, Intelligence Officer, Intelligence Community Staff, Washington, D.C., with detached duty to U.S. Special Operations Command and U.S. Central Command (Air Force Reserve assignment)
15. January 1989 – March 1996, Strategic Weapons R&D/Production Analyst and START/INF Arms Control Inspector, DIA, Washington, D.C.
16. January 1994 – September 2002, Combat Targeting Officer, Joint Staff, Deputy Directorate for Targets, the Pentagon, Arlington, Va., with detached duty to USSOCOM and CENTCOM (Air Force Reserve assignment)
17. March 1996 – January 1998, Senior Information Operations Planner, Air Intelligence Agency, Kelly AFB, Texas
18. January 1998 – January 1999, Chief, Intelligence Br, Joint Command and Control Warfare Center, Kelly AFB, Texas
19. January 1999 – July 2000, Deputy Chief, Plans and Assessments Division, Joint Information Operations Center, Lackland AFB, Texas
20. July 2000 – May 2007, Chief, Information Operations Analysis, Air Force Information Operations Center, Lackland AFB, Texas
21. September 2002 – November 2004, Director, Remote Support Detachment, U.S. Northern Command, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Air Force Reserve assignment)
22. May 2007 – April 2008, Director, Operating Location LA, National Air and Space Intelligence Center, Lackland AFB, Texas
23. April 2008 – October 2009, Technical Director, Cyber Analysis Squadron, NASIC, Lackland AFB, Texas
24. October 2009 – October 2011, Technical Director, 35th Intelligence Squadron, 659th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group, 70th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing, Lackland AFB, Texas
25. November 2011 – April 2012, Chief, Cyber, Policy, Doctrine, Studies & Analysis, & L2, HQ AF Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Agency (A9Y), Joint Base San Antonio, Texas
26. May 2012 – October 2012, Chief, Cyber ISR Operations, Headquarters Air Force ISR Agency (A3C), JB San Antonio, Texas
27. October 2012 – present, Director, Joint Information Operations Warfare Center, JB San Antonio, Texas

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Defense Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Meritorious Service Medal
Air Medal
Air Force Commendation Medal
Air Force Good Conduct Medal
National Defense Service Medal with device
Air and Space Campaign Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Korea Defense Service Medal

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS
Joint Chiefs of Staff Identification Badge
Joint Commendation from the Director of Central Intelligence and the Director, National Security Agency
Director’s Award, Defense Intelligence Agency
Director of Central Intelligence Meritorious Unit Award (x2)
Distinguished Graduate, Defense Intelligence College
Distinguished Graduate, U.S. Air Force Officer Training School

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS
Air Force Association
Association of Old Crows
Information Professionals Association
National Military Intelligence Association

PROFESSIONAL PUBLICATIONS
1988 Soviet Anti-satellite Capabilities, SIGNAL
2012 The Evolving Cyberspace Threat, Joint Air Power Competence Centre Journal, Edition 15
2018 The Practical Implications of Information as a Joint Function, Joint Forces Quarterly, Edition 89
2018 How the Internet Facilitates the Propagation of Terrorist Narratives, Countering Violent Extremism, Defence IQ

(Current as of September 2018)

Engage

Facebook Twitter
RT @PACAF: .@374AirliftWing #Airmen conduct rapid airfield damage repair training, enhancing capabilities and improving infrastructure resi…
#Airmen from the @116ACW deployed to distribute supplies for #HurricaneMichael relief. @AirNatlGuardhttps://t.co/O4ojoyiRgy
RT @SecAFOfficial: Thanks to @elmo & @AbbyCadabbySST for stopping by to help me encourage kids to reach for the stars. Fueling the natural…
#TeamOsan #Airmen develop a new approach to weapon loading operations https://t.co/ByhGRF008j https://t.co/UFCw8AuPjI
.@USArmy and @USNavy helped out with the relief efforts to restore operations @TeamTyndall after #HurricaneMichael.… https://t.co/4VZwL5IvPb
#Airmen at #RamsteinAB conduct readiness missions regularly to test preparedness and keep their skills up.… https://t.co/VQgArqTFAx
The @366FW is building to enhance structures, mission readiness equipment and recreational areas for #Airmen around… https://t.co/HlZJbT22LI
The @366FW is building to enhance structures, mission readiness equipment and recreational areas for #Airmen around… https://t.co/Hmody7Bto3
RT @AirmanMagazine: CMSAF Kaleth Wright defines resiliency as the ability to move through the hardships and storms of life. Airmen at @Tea
Watch LIVE today at 1 p.m. EST at @ACCCommander Facebook page for an update on @325FWTyndall! https://t.co/VnJtYUHbf0
For the first time ever, the 2018 #AlphaWarrior challenge will be an inter-service competition with #Airmen,… https://t.co/FlJUv9wi60
Wanting to impact #Airmen on a broader scale, this #RamsteinAB went from NCO to #AirForce Officer.… https://t.co/kITsW9Ni78
When his teenage neighbor was struck by lightning, this @TeamEglin #Airman came to the rescue!… https://t.co/9Di7bn7Ctg
RT @GenDaveGoldfein: This change gives our #Airmen the opportunity to make decisions that will provide greater stability to their families…
RT @AirmanMagazine: In order to provide cutting edge capabilities at a rapid pace to the warfighter, the @usairforce has formed Kessel Run…
The sound of #freedom: If it’s in the air, maintainers put it there. @Buckley_AFB #Airmen take great pride in what… https://t.co/TcGDXWpPig
BMT curriculum changes to focus on inspiring, developing #Airmen. @JBSA_Official https://t.co/IHXXQMuQqf https://t.co/uArRrjM68F
RT @AFW2: #DidYouKnow This November marks the 10th Anniversary of @WarriorCare Month. For information, photos, stories and events, visit:…
Master Sgt. Ronnie Martin, 134th Air Refueling Wing quality assurance, observes maintenance being conducted outside… https://t.co/O6NMDrhHhv