Thomas D. White Space Award Recipients


List of Thomas D. White Space Award Recipients

1997 Lt Gen Patrick P. Caruana
Vice Commander, Air Force Space Command

1998 Gen Howell M. Estes, III
Vice Commander, Air Force Space Command

1999 Lt Gen Lance W. Lord
Vice Commander, Air Force Space Command

2000 Gen Richard B. Myers
Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff

2001 Gen Ralph E. "Ed" Eberhart
CINCNORAD and CINCSPACE and
Commander, Air Force Space Command,
Peterson AFB, Colo.

2002 Lieutenant General Roger D. DeKok
Former Vice Commander, Air Force Space Command
Peterson AFB, Colo.

2003 Maj Robert K. Sheehan
328th Weapons Squadron
USAF Weapons School
Nellis AFB, Nev.

2004 Brig. Gen. Duane W. Deal
(Formerly) Commander, 21st Space Wing
Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.
Currently Commander, Cheyenne Mountain
Operations Center, North American Aerospace
Defense Command, North / U.S. Northern Command

2005 The Honorable Peter B. Teets
Undersecretary of the Air Force
Director, National Reconnaissance Office

2006 Lieutenant General Frank G. Klotz
Vice Commander
Air Force Space Command

2007 - Lieutenant General Michael A. Hamel
Commander, Space and Missile Systems Center
Los Angeles AFB, CA

2008 - Susan J. Helms, Brig Gen, USAF
45th Space Wing
Patrick AFB, Fla

2009 - Maj Gen Stephen T. Sargeant
Commander, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center
Kirtland AFB, New Mexico

2010 - General C. Robert Kehler
Commander, Air Force Space Command
Peterson AFB, Colorado

2011 - Larry D. James, Lt Gen, USAF
14th Air Force, Air Forces Strategic
Vandenberg AFB, California

2012 - Ellen M. Pawlikowski, Lt Gen USAF
Commander, Space and Missile Systems Center
Los Angeles AFB, CA