William Black

William Black

Retired 1 July 2013--Chief, Plans, Policy and Resources Division at United States Air Force

Location
Norfolk, Virginia Area
Industry
Defense & Space

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William Black's Overview

Current
Past
  • Special Assistant to the Commander, 333 Training Squadron at USAF
  • Deputy Commander and Chief, Plans Flight, 47th Communications Sq at USAF
  • CMSgt - Retired at USAF
Education
Connections

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William Black's Summary

Retiring from civil service effective 1 July 2013. Combined active duty time and civil service time of 46 years serving with the United States Air Force.

William Black's Experience

Chief, Plans, Policy and Resources Division

United States Air Force

Government Agency; 10,001+ employees; Defense & Space industry

1999Present (15 years) Langley Air Force Base, Virginia

Chief, Plans, Policy and Resources Division, Directorate of Communications, Headquarters Air Combat Command, Langley AFB, Virginia. Responsible for resource guidance and analysis to include execution year funding, POM oversight, enlisted functional management, capital investment reporting, Federal Information Security Management Act, force posturing and AEF tempo banding.

Entered civil service in May 1994 at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas where he was the Deputy Squadron Commander and Chief, Plans Flight, 47th Communications Squadron. Prior to entering civil service Mr Black had a 26 year distinguished career in the United States Air Force and retired at Langley Air Force Base, Virginia in November 1993 as a Chief Master Sergeant. Spent my Air Force career in a myriad of communications positions; from teletype operator, to combat communications operator, to inspector general team member, to chief of communications policy and procedures for two different major commands.

Special Assistant to the Commander, 333 Training Squadron

USAF

Government Agency; 10,001+ employees; Defense & Space industry

July 1997December 1998 (1 year 6 months) Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi

Deputy Commander and Chief, Plans Flight, 47th Communications Sq

USAF

Government Agency; 10,001+ employees; Defense & Space industry

May 1994July 1997 (3 years 3 months) Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas

CMSgt - Retired

USAF

Government Agency; 10,001+ employees; Defense & Space industry

October 1967November 1993 (26 years 2 months)

1967 Basic Military Training

1968 30th Air Division, Sioux City AB, Sioux City, Iowa

1968-1970 678th Radar Squadron, Tyndall AFB, Panama City, Florida

1970-1971 2165th Communications Squadron, Taipei Air Station, Taipei, Taiwan

1971-1972 47th Communications Group, Ent AFB, Colorado Springs, Colorado

1972-1973 2nd Mobile Communications Group, Sembach AB, Germany

1973-1976 2nd Mobile Communications Group, Lindsey AS, Germany

1976-1976 1st Mobile Communications Group, Lindsey AS, Germany

1976-1978 47th Communications Squadron, Peterson AFB, Colorado Springs, Colorado

1978-1979 2146th Communications Group, Osan AB, South Korea

1979-1982 HQ AFCC IG Team, Scott AFB, Il (TDY 325 days the 1st year and 268 days the 2nd year on the team)

1982-1985 Airlift Communications Division, Scott AFB, Il

1985-1988 1836th Engineering and Installation Group, Wheeler AB, Hawaii

1988-1990 Tactical Communications Division, Langley AFB, Virginia

1990-1992 Tactical Air Command, Langley AFB, Virginia

1992-1993 Air Combat Command, Langley AFB, Virginia

1993 Retired as a CMSgt with over 26 years service

William Black's Skills & Expertise

  1. Air Force
  2. Security Clearance
  3. DoD
  4. Military
  5. Information Assurance
  6. Command
  7. National Security
  8. Military Training
  9. C4ISR
  10. Military Operations
  11. SIGINT
  12. Policy
  13. Defense
  14. Program Management
  15. Government Contracting
  16. Intelligence
  17. Leadership
  18. COMSEC
  19. Training
  20. Radar
  21. Government
  22. Military Experience
  23. Command & Control
  24. Tactics
  25. Counterterrorism
  26. Top Secret
  27. Force Protection
  28. Intelligence Analysis
  29. Systems Engineering
  30. Homeland Security
  31. Organizational Leadership
  32. Intelligence Community
  33. Satellite Communications
  34. Analysis
  35. Electronic Warfare
  36. NATO
  37. Security+
  38. Interagency Coordination
  39. Earned Value Management
  40. Operational Planning
  41. Special Operations
  42. Aerospace
  43. Emergency Management
  44. Military Logistics
  45. Contingency Planning
  46. Security
  47. Computer Security
  48. Readiness
  49. Team Leadership
  50. Vulnerability Assessment

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William Black's Education

Saint Leo University

19881990

Hawaii Pacific University

BS, Business Management

19851990

Community College of the Air Force

AAS, Telecommunications Management

1985

California University of Pennsylvania

General Studies

19661967

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