General Kevin P. Chilton retired from the U.S. Airforce as a four-star General. He contributes considerable cybersecurity, risk management and scientific leadership experience to our Board.
During his 34 year military career he also served as Commander, U.S. Strategic Command, from 2007 to 2011, overseeing the U.S. Department of Defence's nuclear, space and cyberspace operations; as Commander, U.S. Air Force, Space Command from 2006 to 2007; as a NASA Astronaut from 1987 to 1996, including three space shuttle flights; and as Deputy Programme Manager of the International Space Station from 1996 to 1998.
He currently serves as President of Chilton & Associates, LLC and on the public company board of AeroJet Rocketdyne. In the last five years he served on the public company boards of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, Level 3 Communications, Inc., and Orbital ATK.
General Chilton serves in leadership roles for several organisations including: Aerospace Corporation (a federally-funded R&D centre); Air Force Academy Falcon Foundation; Jewish Institute for the National Security of America; Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions; SEA Adventure Crusade, National Technology; and Engineering Solutions of Sandia; and the Los Alamos & Lawrence Livermore National Lab.
He joined the Board in 2017 and currently serves as Chair of the Risk and Security Committee.