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Air Force Research Laboratory

6030 S. Kent St

Mesa, Arizona 85212

United States

Company Description

AFRL's mission is leading the discovery, development, and integration of affordable warfighting technologies for our air and space forces. AFRL accomplishes this through nine technology directorates located throughout the United States, the Air Force Offi ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Seasons Ventures LLC

//www.everybodywinsdc.org/

Chair

S&T and Community Benefit Committee

Air Force Vice Chief of Staff and Chief Technology Officer and Director of the Ballistic Missile Defense Organization

Department of Defense

Affiliations

Board Member
Everybody Wins

Member of the Advisory Council
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Active Board Member
General Dynamics Corporation

Active Board Member
KBR Inc

Board Member
Battelle

Active Board Member
Precision Castparts Corp

Active Board Member
USAA

Board Member
Wolf Trap

Board Member
EW!DC

Board Member
DPL Inc.

Board Member
Multiple Turner Contributors

Advisory Board Member
Myrian Capital

Board Member
Research Bank

Advisory Board Member
Missile Defense Agency

Board Member
American Security Project

Member
Joint Chiefs of Staff Joint Requirements Oversight Council

Member of the Committee
Audit Committee and the Health , Safety and Environment

Chair, Committee
National Academies

Board Member
MTCT

Trustee
Analytic Services Inc.

Board Member
Home Pharmaceutical News Battelle

Augustine Space Committee
NASA

Member
President Barack Obama

Member
Review

Committee
U.S. Civil Space Program Aeronautics & Space Engineering Board

Member
AFSC

Education

Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps

Armed Forces Staff College

Defense Systems Management College

National War College

National War College at Fort Lesley J. McNair

National War College at the National Defense University

National and International Security Management Course

U.S. Military Academy at West Point , N.Y.

mechanical engineering

Howard University

Air Force ROTC program graduate

Howard University

Bachelor

Mechanical Engineering

Howard University

M.S.

Mechanical

Air Force Institute of Technology at New Mexico State University

M.Sc.

mechanical and nuclear engineering

Air Force Institute of Technology program

Master degree-equivalent certificates

Defense Systems Management College

Master degree-equivalent certificates

National War College

Master of Science degree

mechanical engineering

NMSU Communications

Masters

Mechanical

Air Force Institute of Technology Program at New Mexico State University

bachelor of science degree

Howard University , Washington , D.C.

honorary Doctorates

New Mexico State University

honorary Doctorates

Urbana University

honorary doctorate

New Mexico State University's spring commencement May

honorary doctorates

New Mexico State University's commencement ceremonies

master's degree

mechanical and nuclear engineering

Air Force Institute of Technology

master's degree

mechanical and nuclear engineering

New Mexico State University

master's degree

mechanical engineering

New Mexico State

master's degree

mechanical/nuclear engineering as well as honorary doctors

Urbana University

Web References (200 Total References)


Myrian Capital

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General Lester L. Lyles, USAF (Ret.) Myrian Capital

Myrian Capital
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General Lester L. Lyles, USAF (Ret.)
Advisory Board Member
General Lester L. Lyles received his B.S., in mechanical engineering from Howard University in 1968, his M.S. in mechanical / nuclear engineering from New Mexico State University in 1969, and an Honorary Doctorate of Laws degree from New Mexico State University in 2002. He is a graduate of the Defense Systems Management College (1980), the Armed Forces Staff College (1981), the National War College (1985), and the National and International Security Management Course at Harvard University (1991).
General Lyles entered the United States Air Force in 1968 as a distinguished graduate of the Air Force ROTC program. He served in various assignments, including Special Assistant and Aide-De-Camp to the Commander of Air Force Systems Command; and Avionics Division Chief in the F-16 Systems Program Office. He served as Program Director of the Medium-Launch Vehicles Program and Space-Launch Systems offices in 1997 during the recovery from the Challenger Space Shuttle accident.
General Lyles became Vice Commander of Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill AFB, Utah. He served as Commander of the center from 1993 until 1994, and then commanded the Space and Missile Systems Center at Los Angeles AFB, Calif., until 1996. General Lyles became the Director of the Ballistic Missile Defense Organization in 1996. In May 1999, he was assigned as Vice Chief of Staff at Headquarters U.S. Air Force. In April 2000, he became the Commander, Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. The command conducts research, development, test and evaluation, acquisition management services and logistics support for the Air Force. He retired in October 2003.
The General has received many awards and decorations including the Defense Distinguished Service Medal, the Distinguished Service Medal, the Defense Superior Service Medal, and the Legion of Merit with oak leaf cluster. He was named Astronautics Engineer of the Year by the National Space Club in 1990, and received the Roy Wilkins Renown Service Award for outstanding contributions to military equal opportunity policies and programs from the NAACP in 1994. He received an Honorary Doctorate from New Mexico State University in 2003, and was named Black Engineer of the Year / Lifetime Achievement in 2003. He serves on the Board of Directors for several corporations, including: General Dynamics Corp; Dayton Power & Light; KBR Corp; Precision CastParts Corp; Battelle Labs; USAA (United Service Automobile Association).
General Lyles served on the Augustine Space Committee in 2009 developing the agenda for the Human Space Flight missions of NASA. He also chaired the National Research Council's "Roles and Rationale Study of the U.S. Civil Space Programs" in 2009. General Lyles was appointed to the Defense Science Board in 2009, and appointed by the White House to the President's Intelligence Advisory Board in December 2009.
General Lester L. Lyles was born in Washington, DC on 20 April 1946. He currently lives in Vienna, Virginia.
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General Lester L. Lyles, USAF (Ret.) Advisory Board Member


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Lester L. Lyles, head of the Air Force Materiel Command, said in an interview this week.


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Johnson and Lyles are nominated to serve as new members of the Board.

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Lester L. Lyles
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Lester L. Lyles is a retired General of the United States Air Force. He served as Commander, Air Force Materiel Command from 2000 to 2003, and as Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force from 1999 to 2000. Gen. Lyles has been the Chairman of the Board of United States Automobile Association since November 2012, having previously been Vice Chairman from November 2008 to November 2012. He currently serves as a director of General Dynamics Corporation, KBR, Inc., and Precision Castparts Corp. He also served as a director of DPL, Inc., and MTC Technologies, Inc., each a former public company, within the past five years. During his tenure with the U.S. Air Force, Gen. Lyles managed significant operating budgets and addressed complex operational issues. Gen. Lyles has served on the Defense Science Board in the Pentagon since 2009 and on the President’s Intelligence Advisory Board in the White House from 2009 to 2013. He has received many awards and decorations including the Defense Distinguished Service Medal, the Distinguished Service Medal, the Defense Superior Service Medal, and the Legion of Merit with oak leaf cluster. He was named Astronautics Engineer of the Year by the National Space Club in 1990, and received the Roy Wilkins Renown Service Award for outstanding contributions to military equal opportunity policies and programs from the NAACP in 1994. Gen. Lyles received his B.S. in mechanical engineering from Howard University and both his M.S. in mechanical and nuclear engineering and an Honorary Doctorate of Laws degree from New Mexico State University, which named him Black Engineer of the Year in 2003. Through his deep military experience and service as a director of publicly-traded companies, Gen. Lyles is qualified to provide critical strategic and business advice and has thorough understanding of market, regulatory, and other challenges that face public companies, and brings to the Board a commitment to diversity and educational support for military personnel and veterans.


General Dynamics : Investor Relations : Board of Directors

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Lester L. Lyles Director

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Lester L. Lyles Director
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Lester L. Lyles, director since 2003. Retired General, U.S. Air Force. Commander, Air Force Materiel Command from 2000 to 2003. Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force from 1999 to 2000. Director of KBR, Inc. and Precision Castparts Corp. ... 


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Lester L. Lyles Director

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Lester L. Lyles Director
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Lester L. Lyles, 64, director since 2003. Retired General, U.S. Air Force. Commander, Air Force Materiel Command from 2000 to 2003. Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force from 1999 to 2000. Director of DPL Inc., KBR, Inc. and Precision CastParts Corp. ... 

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