Brig. Gen. Roy Agustin is the Director of Logistics, Engineering and Force Protection, Headquarters U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa, Ramstein Air Base, Germany. As Director, he provides leadership, management and integration of aircraft and munitions maintenance, civil engineers, contingency contracting, security forces, transportation and material management, storage and distribution. His directorate supports the deployment, basing, sustainment and redeployment of military forces across an area of operations covering 22 million square miles and 104 countries in Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Additionally, he oversees force protection, logistics and base operating support for over 200 aircraft plus 63,000 military and dependents at 10 wings and 83 geographically separated units.
General Agustin graduated in 1988 from Santa Clara University, California, earning his commission through the ROTC program at San Jose State University, California. General Agustin’s experience includes installation tours of duty in the U.S., Europe and the Pacific, with headquarters staff positions at the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Air Staff and major command levels. He was the first Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Air Force Element commander, and likewise led as the 11th Wing Vice Commander. He also commanded a mission support group, civil engineer squadron and RED HORSE unit; and deployed in support of operations in Southwest Asia as an air expeditionary group deputy commander. Prior to his current assignment, the general served as the Director of Installations and Mission Support, Headquarters Air Combat Command.
1988 Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, Calif.
1994 Master of Science, Environmental Engineering and Management, Distinguished Graduate, Air
Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio
1997 Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2000 Air Command and Staff College, the Pentagon, Arlington, Va., by seminar
2003 Master of Military Operational Art and Science, Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2005 Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Ala., by correspondence
2008 Master of Science, National Security Strategy, National War College, Washington, D.C.
2010 U.S. Air Force Enterprise Leadership Seminar, University of Virginia Darden School of Business, Charlottesville
2012 U.S. Air Force Enterprise Perspective and Africa Regional Program Seminars, Washington, D.C.
2014 Capstone Flag Officer Course, National Defense University, Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, D.C.
2017 Program for Executives in Logistics and Technology, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
1. February 1989 - May 1993, Readiness Branch Chief, Facilities Maintenance Chief, Heavy Repair Chief
and Environmental Management Chief, 67th Civil Engineer Squadron, Bergstrom Air Force Base, Texas
2. May 1993 - September 1994, Student, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
3. October 1994 - September 1995, Environmental Flight Chief, 8th CES, Kunsan Air Base, South Korea
4. September 1995 - June 1999, Executive Officer, Command Requirements Manager and Pollution Prevention Branch Chief, Directorate of the Civil Engineer, Headquarters Pacific Air Forces, Hickam AFB, Hawaii
5. June 1999 - July 2002, Chief Planner and Programs Analyst, Office of the Civil Engineer, Deputy Chief of Staff for Installations and Logistics, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Arlington, Va.
6. July 2002 - June 2003, Student, Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
7. June 2003 - June 2005, Commander, Detachment 1, 554th RED HORSE, Kadena AB, Japan
8. June 2005 - July 2007, Commander, 48th CES and Deputy Commander, 48th Mission Support Group, RAF Lakenheath, U.K. (September 2006 - January 2007, Deputy Commander, 407th Air Expeditionary Group, Southwest Asia)
9. July 2007 - June 2008, Student, National War College, Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, D.C.
10. June 2008 - April 2010, Associate Director for Facilities Investment and Management and Associate
Director for Joint Basing, Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Pentagon, Arlington, Va.
11. April 2010 - September 2010, Commander, 11th MSG, and Vice Commander, 11th Wing, Bolling AFB, Washington, D.C.
12. October 2010 - June 2012, Commander, Joint Base Air Force Element, and Installation Vice
Commander, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C.
13. July 2012 - September 2012, Special Assistant for Transformation to the Air Force Civil Engineer,
Deputy Chief of Staff for Installations and Logistics, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Arlington, Va.
14. September 2012 - April 2014, Civil Engineer and the Deputy Director of Installations and Mission
Support, Headquarters Air Force Reserve Command, Robins AFB, Ga.
15. April 2014 – June 2015, Director of Installations and Mission Support, Headquarters Air Combat Command, JB Langley-Eustis, Va.
16. July 2015 – present, Director of Logistics, Engineering and Force Protection, Headquarters U.S. Air Forces in Europe-Air Forces Africa, Ramstein AB, Germany
SUMMARY OF JOINT ASSIGNMENTS
June 2008 - April 2010, Associate Director for Facilities Investment and Management; and Associate Director for Joint Basing, Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Pentagon, Arlington, Va., as a lieutenant colonel and colonel
MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Distinguished Service Medal
Defense Superior Service Medal
Legion of Merit
Air Force Meritorious Service Medal with silver and bronze oak leaf clusters
Air Force Commendation Medal
Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal
Iraq Campaign Medal with bronze star
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Korean Defense Service Medal
Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal with one oak leaf cluster
1987 Basic Parachutist Badge, U.S. Army Infantry School, Fort Benning, Ga.
1994 Tau Beta Pi (National Engineering Honor Society) and Air Force Institute of Technology Society of
American Military Engineers Scholastic and Leadership Award
1999 National Society of Professional Engineers Federal Engineer of the Year, Pacific Air Forces
2001 Sverdrup Medal (National Young Military Engineer of the Year)
2002 Fellow, Society of American Military Engineers
2006 U.S. Air Forces in Europe Outstanding Large Civil Engineer Unit of the Year
2008 Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Strategic Essay Award
(Current as of April 2019)