YOU'RE INVITED: Gen. Roger A. Brady to Speak at MACU
September 27, 2011
Elizabeth City, NC – Ret. 4 Star General Roger A. Brady will speak for a chapel service at Mid-Atlantic Christian University on Wednesday, September 28, at 9:30 a.m. The service will be held in the Davenport Chapel in the Blanton Campus Life Center.
Below is a biography from the US Air Force website:
GENERAL ROGER A. BRADY
Retired Feb. 1, 2011.
Gen. Roger A. Brady is Commander, U.S. Air Forces in Europe; Commander, Air Component Command, Ramstein; and Director, Joint Air Power Competency Center, Ramstein Air Base, Germany. He provides command and control for air, space and missile defense for activities in an area of operations covering almost one-fifth of the globe. This area includes 51 countries in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and the Arctic and Atlantic oceans with a total population reaching nearly one billion people speaking more than 80 languages. He also has administrative control of 17th Air Force, providing support, logistics and resources to U.S. Africa Command.
General Brady entered the Air Force in 1969 through the University of Oklahoma ROTC program. He has commanded a support group and flying training wing, and he was vice commander of an air logistics center. The general has served as a director of personnel, logistics, plans and programs, and operations at three major commands. His involvement in deployed operations includes service in Vietnam, deployment of NATO forces in support of Operation Desert Storm, securing coalition support for the stand-up of expeditionary wings during Operation Allied Force, and providing Total Force and Civil Reserve Air Fleet air mobility support to operations Noble Eagle, Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. Prior to his current position, General Brady was the Deputy Chief of Staff for Manpower and Personnel, Headquarters U.S. Air Force.
General Brady is a command pilot with more than 3,900 hours in tanker, airlift and training aircraft.