Board of Directors
Colonel William A. Woolf, USAF (Ret), President and Founder
Lang Eric Sundby
He holds a BA in Economics (University of Oklahoma), an MSc in Global Security (where his University of Glasgow thesis argued for the development of the Space Force) and a Graduate Certificate in Commercial Space Studies (Florida Institute of Technology). Eric’s professional interests lie in the uses and applications of space for defense and commercial purposes, with particular focus on strategic uses benefitting the United States and allies.
Sarah was the senior legislative advisor to Ranking Member Mac Thornberry on all strategic forces issues. In this role she was the primary drafter and negotiator of the Space Force and Space Command legislation for the House Republicans. Sarah has experience in the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, served in the office of the Under Secretary of the Air Force for International Affairs and started her career as an intelligence analyst for the National Air And Space Intelligence Center (NASIC).
General Joseph L. Lengyel, USAF (Retired)
Lengyel was commissioned in 1981 as a graduate of the ROTC program at the University of North Texas in Denton. He served at home and around the world primarily as an F-16 Fighter Pilot. In 1991, General Lengyel joined the Texas Air National Guard and simultaneously started a civilian career as a pilot for Delta Air Lines. General Lengyel held multiple commands in complex environments. Prior to serving at the National Guard Bureau, Lengyel was the Senior Defense Official and Defense Attaché in Cairo, Egypt during the Arab Spring. Now retired from both the Air Force, and from Delta Air Lines, he and his wife Sally reside in the Hill Country north of San Antonio, Texas. They have three grown children and three grandchildren.
Pam has served over 30 years in the United States Air Force with various command and executive level leadership assignments at squadron, wing, Air Staff and combatant command assignments. Her career spans intercontinental ballistic missiles, space operations, studies and analyses and human resource lifecycle management.
Pam has attended senior executive courses at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and Defense Acquisition University. She holds a master of science degree in military studies from Air University and a masters of science in aviation management from Embry Riddle University. She holds a bachelor of science degree in Information Systems from the University of Pittsburgh. Pam currently serves as the Director, Space and Air Program Development at Systems Planning Analysis, Inc
Ms. Storan skillfully managed over $29B in security cooperation portfolios for complex foreign acquisition, sustainment, and training programs and developed foreign assistance strategies to achieve security cooperation objectives, including managing the associated funding requirements. Ms. Storan also has communications and marketing experience, serving as a political appointee in public affairs for the Secretary of Health and Human Services and US Surgeon General and two presidential campaigns. Ms. Storan holds a Master of Science in Defense and Strategic Studies from Missouri State University and a Bachelor of Arts in Government from the College of William and Mary.
With over 25 years in the Space Domain, General Coffin has expertise in areas like joint operations, missile warning, and SATCOM. His roles span from force design, international partnerships to space surveillance maintenance, supporting various DOD space activities. As the Managing Director of MITRE’s Space Warfighting Division, he served as a Senior Advisor for Space Domain Awareness to the US Space Force, and held key roles in Leidos Defense & Intelligence Group post his retirement from the US Army in 2017.
During 2014-2016, General Coffin led the White Sands Missile Range, overseeing advanced systems testing and development. His leadership extended in various commands fostering joint requirements concerning space and missile defense. His tenure also saw him as the J3 Director of Operations for JFCC Space during crucial space events. General Coffin’s educational accolades include graduation from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and the Army War College. His service has been recognized with awards like the Distinguished Service Medal and Defense Superior Service Medal.
Sir Kenneth Geyer
Mr. Geyer was the Founder and CEO of Liteye Systems which he Co-Founded in 2000. Kenneth and his team built a strong and profitable core business with military and commercial customers. As a small business, Liteye strategically aligned with key global partners to bring new and cutting-edge solutions to the market including Counter Unmanned Defense systems deployed with US Air Force and US Army in 10 different countries that defends lives & critical infrastructure from enemy drone attacks. This technology is now coming to US Space Force to protect ground launch operations. Kenneth sold Liteye recently and its now Highpoint Aerotechnologies.
Kenneth lives in beautiful Parker Colorado with his wife and three kids. When not building companies or assisting young entrepreneurs starting theirs, he loves fly fishing, skiing, and Avalanche hockey. He’s currently a partner in Scott McAllen holdings, a private fund helping to incubate small defense tech businesses supporting the warfighter.
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