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Kimberly Crider

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Kimberly A. Crider
AllegianceUnited States
Service/branchUnited States Air Force
Years of service1986–2021
RankMajor general
AwardsLegion of Merit
Defense Meritorious Service Medal

Kimberly A. Crider is a retired United States Air Force major general who last served as the mobilization assistant to the Chief of Space Operations of the United States Space Force.[1] Concurrently, she was also the chief technology and innovation officer of the Space Force.[2] Prior to serving in her last position, she was the Air Force Chief Data Officer.[1]

Awards and decorations[edit]

Bronze oak leaf cluster
Bronze star
Badge Command Cyberspace Operators Badge
Badge Basic Parachutist Badge
Badge Senior Acquisition and Financial Management Badge
1st row Legion of Merit Defense Meritorious Service Medal Meritorious Service Medal with four bronze oak leaf clusters
2nd row Air Force Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters Air Force Achievement Medal with oak leaf cluster Air Force Organizational Excellence Award
3rd row Air Force Recognition Ribbon with oak leaf cluster National Defense Service Medal with one bronze service star Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
4th row Air Force Longevity Service Award with one silver and two bronze oak leaf clusters Armed Forces Reserve Medal with bronze Hourglass device and bronze "M" device Air Force Training Ribbon
Badge Headquarters Air Force Badge


  1. ^ a b "Major General Kimberly A. Crider". United States Air Force. March 2020. Retrieved October 21, 2020. Public Domain This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
  2. ^ "Space Force technology roadmap to emphasize partnerships with private sector". August 19, 2020.

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Military offices
Preceded by
Chief Data Officer of the United States Air Force
Succeeded by
Preceded by Mobilization assistant to the commander of the Air Force Space Command
Command redesignated
New title Mobilization Assistant to the Chief of Space Operations and Acting Chief Technology and Innovation Officer of the United States Air Force
Succeeded by