Our Strong Leadership

Rear Admiral John M. Luecke

Career assignments: Executive-level Consultant to OSD and former VP with American Systems Corporation; Deputy Commander, Fleet Forces Command (LANTFLT); Assistant Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Operations, Plans and Policy; Director, U.S. Central Command (J5); Commanded Carrier Air Wing Seven which provided first Naval response to Iraqi invasion of Kuwait during Operation Desert Shield; Special Assistant to the Chief of Staff at NATO HQ in Belgium; Executive Officer of USS America; previous tours included two operational squadron commands, test flying assignments, tours in Europe and NATO, and more than 180 combat missions in Vietnam.

Education: U.S. Naval Academy; U.S. Naval Test Pilot School; Armed Forces Staff College.