SCOTT C. LOCKARD

Scott C. Lockard is the Vice Director, 86th Airlift Wing, Ramstein Air Base, Germany. In this position, he serves as the senior civilian leader to the commander on vital issues affecting the largest American community outside the United States, providing support to more than 54,000 personnel living and working on four separate installations: Ramstein, Vogelweh, Einsiedlerhof and Kapaun annexes. The wing’s mission is to build Airmen, project power, and support partners. The 86th AW conducts U.S. Air Forces in Europe's only airlift, airdrop and aeromedical evacuation flying operations, providing rapid mobility and expeditionary combat support for military operations. Before assuming his current position Mr. Lockard served as the Chief of the Requirements and Resources Division, Directorate of Intelligence, Operations, and Nuclear Integration, Headquarters Air Education and Training Command where he was responsible for all programming actions associated with Undergraduate and Graduate Flying Training in 24 different aircraft at 14 locations to include the management of the four hundred and fifty thousand hour AETC annual flying hour program.

Mr. Lockard entered the Air Force in 1982 after graduating from the University of Kentucky. His Air Force career included positions as a C-130 navigator, instructor, and standardization and evaluation flight examiner. He has held key leadership positions as the Operations Officer at the 43d Operations Support Squadron and 41st Airlift Squadron, Commander 36th Airlift Squadron, Assistant Deputy Director at the National Military Command Center, Deputy Commander of the 463d Airlift Group and Commander of the 314th Mission Support Group. Mr. Lockard spent over 27 years on Active Duty in the United States Air Force before he joined the federal civil service in October 2010.

EDUCATION
1982 Bachelor of Business Administration and Management, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky.
1989 Squadron Officer School, Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala.
1991 Master of Public Administration, Golden Gate University of California, San Francisco, Calif.
1996 Air Command and General Staff College, correspondence
1997 US Army Command and General Staff College, Ft. Leavenworth, Kan.
2000 Air War College, correspondence

ASSIGNMENTS
1. May 1983 - Feb 1984, Undergraduate & Advanced Navigator Training, Mather AFB, Calif.
2. Jul 1984 - Aug 1988, Navigator, Instructor Navigator & Flight Examiner Navigator C-130E, 41st Tactical Airlift Squadron, Pope AFB, N.C.
3. Aug 1988 - Dec 1991, Chief C-130 Navigation Branch, Military Airlift Command Combat Aircrew Training School, Nellis AFB, Nev.
4. Dec 1991 - Mar 1993, Command Presentations Officer, Headquarters Military Airlift Command, Scott AFB, Ill.
5. Mar 1993 - Oct 1994, Programming Officer, Headquarters Air Mobility Command, Scott AFB, Ill.
6. Oct 1994 - Jun 1996, Director Air Mobility Plans Curriculum, Air Mobility Warfare Center, McGuire AFB, N.J.
7. Jun 1996 - Jun 1997, Student, Command and General Staff College, Ft. Leavenworth, Kan.
8. Jun 1997 - Sep 1998, Chief Navigator C-130, 41st Tactical Airlift Squadron, Pope AFB, N.C.
9. Sep 1998 - Apr 2000, Director of Operations, 43d Operations Support Squadron, Pope AFB, N.C.
10. Apr 2000 - May 2001, Director of Operations, 41st Airlift Squadron, Pope AFB, N.C.
11. Jun 2001 - Mar 2003, Commander, 36th Airlift Squadron, Yokota AB, Japan
12. Apr 2003 - Jun 2005, Assistant Deputy Director for Operations, Operations Team Two, National Military Command Center, Pentagon
13. Jul 2005 - Jul 2006, Deputy Commander, 463d Airlift Group, Little Rock AFB, Ark.
14. Jul 2006 - Jul 2008, Commander, 314th Mission Support Group, Little Rock AFB, Ark.
15. Jul 2008 - Oct 2017, Chief, Requirements & Resources Division, Directorate of Intelligence, Operations, & Nuclear Integration, Headquarters Air Education and Training Command, Randolph AFB, Texas
16. Oct 2017 - Present, Vice Director, 86th Airlift Wing, Ramstein AB, Germany

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Legion of Merit with one oak leaf cluster
Defense Meritorious Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal with five oak leaf clusters
Air Force Commendation Medal
Air Force Achievement Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Army Achievement Medal
National Defense Service Medal with star
Southwest Asia Service Medal with two stars
Global War on Terrorism Medal
Armed Forces Service Medal
Humanitarian Service Medal
Kuwait Liberation Medal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Kuwait Liberation Medal Government of Kuwait

(Current as of Jan. 21)