Former Deputy Under Secretary of Defense and acting Director of Defense Research and Engineering (DDR&E)
retired in December 2009 after serving for three years as the Commander, United States Pacific Command, headquartered in Honolulu Hawaii.
where he was responsible for the plans and operations for all U.S. forces conducting strategic nuclear deterrence and the Department of Defense’s space and cyberspace operations.
for 37 years retiring as a Major General in November 2018. She served in a variety of leadership, engineering, test, and acquisition positions.