Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Manpower & Reserve Affairs)

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Daniel B. Ginsberg, who has served as Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Manpower & Reserve Affairs) since 2009.
Flag used by Assistant Secretaries of the Air Force.

Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Manpower & Reserve Affairs) is the title of a civilian office in the United States Department of the Air Force. Along with the three other Assistant Secretaries of the Air Force, the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Manpower & Reserve Affairs) assists the United States Secretary of the Air Force and the United States Under Secretary of the Air Force.

By law, the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Manpower & Reserve Affairs) is appointed by the President of the United States from civilian life with the advice and consent of the United States Senate."[1] One of the Assistant Secretaries serves as Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Manpower & Reserve Affairs) and has "as his principal duty the overall supervision of manpower and reserve component affairs of the Department of the Air Force."[2]

List of Assistant Secretaries of the Air Force (Manpower & Reserve Affairs) (Incomplete List)[edit]

Picture Name Assumed Office Left Office President Appointed By Secretary Served Under
Antonia Handler Chayes 1977 1979 Jimmy Carter John Charles Stetson
Tidal W. McCoy 1981 1988 Ronald Reagan Verne Orr, Russell A. Rourke, Edward C. Aldridge, Jr.
Karen R. KeeslingDeceased July 4, 2012 October 17, 1988 December 4, 1989 Ronald Reagan Edward C. Aldridge, Jr.
Jerome G. Cooper December 5, 1989 January 19, 1993 George H. W. Bush Donald Rice
(Rodney A. Coleman) April 14, 1994 April 30, 1998 Bill Clinton Sheila Widnall
Ruby B. DeMesme[3] August 4, 1998 January 19, 2001 Bill Clinton F. Whitten Peters
Michael Dominguez.jpg Michael L. Dominguez August 3, 2001 July 11, 2006 George W. Bush James G. Roche, Michael Wynne
Craig W Duehring.JPG Craig W. Duehring December 22, 2007 April 30, 2009 George W. Bush Michael Wynne, Michael B. Donley
Daniel B Ginsberg.jpg Daniel B. Ginsberg July 20, 2009 December 31, 2013 Barack Obama Michael B. Donley

References[edit]

  1. ^ 10 U.S.C. § 8016(a)
  2. ^ 10 U.S.C. § 8016(b)(2)
  3. ^ Ruby B. DeMesme served as Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Manpower, Reserve Affairs, Installations and Environment.