TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE MEMBER BIO
Dr. Robert Childs
President and CEO
Dr. Robert D. Childs Chancellor, National Defense University iCollege, Washington, DC MILITARY AND U.S. GOVERNMENT SERVICE Robert D. Childs' entire career has been an accelerated series of leadership positions that capitalized on his unusual capabilities: - Chief, Instructor Training, School of Applied Aerospace Sciences - Director, Plans and Program Analysis, Air Command and Staff College - Commandant, Air Force Systems Command NCO Academy and Leadership School - Senior Research Fellow, National Defense University - National War College, Graduate - Director, Air Force Leadership and Motivation Branch, Hdqtrs, USAF - Director, Academic Plans and Policy, National Defense University - Fellow, American Council on Education; served as Assistant to the President and Provost, George Mason University - Advanced Management Program, Fuqua Business School, Duke University, Graduate NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENTS - Four time recipient of the "Federal 100 Award" for national leadership excellence in educational services enabling government to better serve its citizens - Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) Award for Excellence in Information Technology) - Serves (and has served) as a Member of the Board/advisor on multiple distinguished committees and councils UNIQUE ATTRIBUTES Dr. Childs' recognized accomplishments since 1968 can be traced to twin attributes: his unusual talent for orchestrating a complex symphony of technical experts and leaders to achieve what has never been done before, and his visionary leadership . . . a strategic talent recognized as by U.S. Government officials, corporate officers, and key international leaders.