Space Division Executive Board

  • Chair: Mr. Marty Whelan - Aerospace Corporation

  • Vice Chair: Mr. Kevin "Morty" Mortensen - BAE Systems

  • Vice President, Eastern Region: Mr. Al Ballenger, TASC
  • Vice President, Rocky Mountain Region: Dr. Richard H. 'Doc' Klodnicki – AERETI, Inc.

  • Vice President, West Coast Region: Mr. Arnie Streland, Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems

  • Vice President, Midwest Region: Mr. Frank Gallegos, Lockheed Martin

  • Executive Secretary: Mr. Gayle White, Colorado Aerospace Consulting, LLC

  • Chair for the Space Symposium Breakfast (CO): Mr. Kevin "Morty" Mortensen - BAE Systems

  • Member Board of Directors (Past Chairman): Mr. John Williams, Consultant

  • Member Board of Directors (Past Chairman): Mr. Edward M. Swallow, The Aerospace Corporation

  • Member Board of Directors (Past Chairman): Lt. Gen. (Ret.) David Vesely, Consultant

  • Member Board of Directors (Past Chairman): Maj. Gen. (Ret.) “Mitch” Mitchell, The Aerospace Corporation

  • Member Board of Directors (Past Chairman): Dr. Michael O. Ryan, Retired

 Member Board of Directors at Large

  • Kenneth L. Bonner, Accenture
  • Duane Deal, SGT, Inc.
  • Ryan Frederick, Applied Defense Solutions
  • Ron Grundman, Integrity Applications Inc.
  • Michael Hamel, Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Dewanne Phillips, The Aerospace Corporation
  • Mark Valerio, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company
  • Roberto L. (Rob) Vasquez, SAIC
  • Rick Ward, The Center for Space Entrepreneurship

 Past Chairmen

  • Gary Testut
  • Marc Johansen
  • Mr. John Williams
  • Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Rick Larned
  • Dr. Michael O. Ryan
  • Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Howard "Mitch" Mitchell
  • Lt. Gen. (Ret.) David Vesely
  • Ed Swallow
  • Gayle White
  • David Messner
  • VADM (Ret.) William E. Ramsey
  • Jerry Cobb
  • Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Earl S. Van Inwegen