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LEADERSHIP

Headshots of AFLCMC leadership team January 2023


 

GENERAL OFFICERS, SENIOR LEADERS AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE STAFF (A TO Z)

RODNEY STEVENS

Rodney Stevens is the Deputy Program Executive Officer and Deputy Director for the Rapid Sustainment Office, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. He is responsible for leading a lean organization to rapidly field sustainment capabilities by leveraging mature, new, and emerging technologies at the speed of relevance to reduce sustainment costs and improve the readiness of Air Force fleets.   
 
In his previous assignment, Stevens was the Director of Staff, Fighters and Advanced Aircraft Directorate where he was responsible for the daily staff operations in support of the Directorate’s nine Divisions spanning four Air Force Bases while providing strategic-level programmatic counsel for the modernization and sustainment of a fleet of over 4,400 aircraft valued at $96B. 
 
During his Air Force career, Stevens attained a diverse background in acquisition, aircraft maintenance, and staff experience. He was a Materiel Leader for F-22 Sustainment, a National Defense Fellow to a US Senator, Chief of the Congressional Operations Branch, and was an F-15E Maintenance Operations Officer. Stevens retired from active duty as the Chief of the Development and Integration Division, Fighters and Bombers Directorate, leading a multi-functional team executing a Light Air Attack (LAA) program for Foreign Military Sales and the USAF with focus on Experimentation and Combat Air Advisory pilot training.
 
Rodney Stevens entered federal civil service in August 2019 as a senior acquisition program manager.
 
EDUCATION:
1992   Bachelor of Science in Finance, State University of New York, College at Fredonia, Fredonia, N.Y.
1999   Master in Business Administration Degree, East Carolina University, Greenville, N.C.
1999   Air and Space Basic Course, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2003   Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2005   Aircraft Maintenance Officer Course, Sheppard AFB, Texas
2010   Air Command and Staff College, by correspondence
2012   Air Force Legislative Liaison Fellowship, Washington, D.C.
2012   Masters Certificate, Legislative Studies, Government Affairs Institute – Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
2017   Senior Acquisition Course, The Eisenhower School, Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, D.C.
2017   Master of Science Degree in National Resource Strategy (Distinguished Graduate), The Eisenhower School, Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, D.C.
 
PRFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS:
Level III, Program Manager, APDP

CAREER CHRONOLOGY:
  1. August 1999 – June 2000, Project Manager of Distributed Common Ground Systems, Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom AFB, Mass.
  2. June 2000 – July 2002, ISR Battle Management Sys., Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom AFB, Mass.
  3. July 2002 – February 2003, F-22 Program Manager, F-22 System Program Office, Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
  4. February 2003 – February 2004, Executive Officer to the F-22 System Program Director, F-22 System Program Office, Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
  5. February 2004 – November 2005, F-22 Block 30 Radar Program Manager, F-22 System Program Office, Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
  6. November 2005 – July 2006, Avionics Flight Commander, 4th Component Maintenance Squadron, Seymour Johnson AFB, N.C.
  7. July 2006 – July 2008 Officer-in-Charge, 336th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Seymour Johnson AFB, N.C.
  8. July 2008 – September 2009, Maintenance Operations Officer, 4th Equipment Maintenance Squadron, Seymour Johnson AFB, N.C.
  9. September 2009 – June 2010, Special Action Officer to the Commander, Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
  10. June 2010 – June 2011, Executive Officer to the Vice Commander, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
  11. July 2011 – Dec 2012, IDE – Legislative Liaison Fellow, Office of Senator Rob Portman (R-OH), Air Education and Training Command, Washington, D.C.
  12. Jan 2013 – June 2013 Chief, Congressional Operations Branch, Legislative Liaison Directorate, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Washington, D.C.
  13. Jul 2013 – June 2016, Materiel Leader, F-22 Product Support Management – Operating Location, F-22 System Program Office, Hill Air Force Base, Utah
  14. Aug 2016 – June 2017, SDE – student, The Dwight D. Eisenhower School, National Defense University, Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, D.C.
  15. June 2017 – Jul 2018, Deputy Director, Plans and Programs, Air Force Lifecycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
  16. Jul 2018 – Jul 2019, Chief, Development and Integration Division, Fighters and Bombers Directorate, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
  17. Aug 2019 – Aug 2021, Director of Staff (Senior Acquisition Program Manager), Fighters and Bombers Directorate, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
  18. Aug 2021 – Present, Deputy Program Executive Officer and Deputy Director, Rapid Sustainment Office, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Meritorious Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Air Force Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Air Force Achievement Medal
Air Force Good Conduct Medal
National Defense Service Medal with bronze star
Afghanistan Campaign Medal with bronze star
Global War on Terrorism Medal
NATO Medal (International Security Assistance Force – Afghanistan)
Air Force Meritorious Civilian Service Award
 
(Current as of Sept 2021)

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