92 Notable alumni of
Webster University

Webster University is 749th in the world, 280th in North America, and 259th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 92 notable alumni from Webster University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Rob Riggle

    Rob Riggle
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Public Administration
    Occupations
    voice actormilitary officerscreenwritertelevision actoractor
    Biography

    Robert Allen Riggle Jr. is an American actor, comedian, and former United States Marine Officer. He is known for his work as a correspondent on Comedy Central's The Daily Show from 2006 to 2008; as a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 2004 to 2005; as the recurring character Gil Thorpe on the 20th Television sitcom Modern Family from 2013 to 2019; and for his comedic roles in films such as Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006), The Hangover (2009), Furry Vengeance (2010), Larry Crowne (2011), Dumb and Dumber To (2014), Absolutely Anything (2015) and Night School (2018). He has also co-starred in the Adult Swim comedy-action series NTSF:SD:SUV::. In 2012, he replaced Frank Caliendo for the comedy skit and prognostication portions of Fox NFL Sunday. Riggle currently co-hosts the miniature golf game show series Holey Moley with Joe Tessitore on ABC.

  2. Lloyd Austin

    Lloyd Austin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Lloyd James Austin III is an American retired United States Army four-star general who, since his appointment on January 22, 2021, has served as the 28th United States secretary of defense. He is the first African American to serve as the United States secretary of defense. Austin previously served as the 12th commander of United States Central Command (CENTCOM) from 2013 to 2016.

  3. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

    Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary personnel
    Biography

    Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, commonly referred to by his initials SBY, is an Indonesian politician and retired army general who served as the sixth president of Indonesia from 2004 to 2014. A member of the Democratic Party of Indonesia, he served as the 4th leader of the Democratic Party from 2014 until 2020, 8th and 10th coordinating minister of politics and security affairs of Indonesia from 2000 until 2001, and again from 2001 until 2004. He also served as the president of the Assembly and chair of the Council of the Global Green Growth Institute. He was also the former chairman of ASEAN due to Indonesia's hosting of the 18th and 19th ASEAN Summits.

  4. Jenifer Lewis

    Jenifer Lewis
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    actorvoice actortelevision actorsingerfilm actor
    Biography

    Jenifer Jeanette Lewis is an American actress, singer, comedian and activist. She began her career appearing in Broadway musicals and worked as a back-up singer for Bette Midler before appearing in films Beaches (1988) and Sister Act (1992). Lewis is known for playing roles of mothers in the films What's Love Got to Do With It (1993), Poetic Justice (1993), The Preacher's Wife (1996), The Brothers (2001), The Cookout (2004), Think Like a Man (2012) and in the sequel Think Like a Man Too (2014), Baggage Claim (2013) and The Wedding Ringer (2015), as well as in The Temptations miniseries (1998).

  5. Dana Loesch

    Dana Loesch
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    radio personalityjournalist
    Biography

    Dana Lynn Loesch is an American radio and TV host. She is a former spokesperson for the National Rifle Association and a former writer and editor for Breitbart News. Loesch was the host of the program Dana on TheBlaze TV from 2014 to 2017. She also hosts a nationally syndicated weekday radio talk show. Loesch has appeared as a guest on television networks such as Fox News, CNN, CBS, ABC, and HBO.

  6. Val Demings

    Val Demings
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    In 1996 graduated with Master of Public Administration
    Occupations
    social workerchief of policepolice officerpolitician
    Biography

    Valdez Venita Demings is an American politician serving as the U.S. representative from Florida's 10th congressional district since 2017. The district covers most of the western half of Orlando and includes much of the area around Orlando's resort parks. It includes many of Orlando's western suburbs, including Apopka and Winter Garden. From 2007 to 2011, Demings was chief of the Orlando Police Department, its first female chief, capping a 27-year career with the department. She has also been first lady of Orange County, Florida, since December 4, 2018, when her husband Jerry Demings was sworn in as mayor.

  7. Irene Dunne

    Irene Dunne
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1898-1990 (aged 92)
    Occupations
    delegatetelevision actorstage actorsingerfilm actor
    Biography

    Irene Dunne was an American actress who appeared in films during the Golden Age of Hollywood. She is best known for her comedic roles, though she performed in films of other genres.

  8. Ellen Foley

    Ellen Foley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    film actorsingerstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Ellen Foley is an American singer and actress who has appeared on Broadway and television, where she co-starred in the sitcom Night Court for one season. In music, she has released five solo albums but is best known for her collaborations with rock singer Meat Loaf.

  9. Marsha Mason

    Marsha Mason
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    film actorstage actorvoice actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Marsha Mason is an American actress and director. She was nominated four times for the Academy Award for Best Actress: for her performances in Cinderella Liberty (1973), The Goodbye Girl (1977), Chapter Two (1979), and Only When I Laugh (1981). The first two films also won her Golden Globe Awards. She was married for ten years (1973–1983) to the playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon, who was the writer of three of her four Oscar-nominated roles.

  10. Rocky Carroll

    Rocky Carroll
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    comediantelevision actortelevision directorstage actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Roscoe "Rocky" Carroll is an American actor and director. He is known for his roles as Joey Emerson on the Fox comedy-drama Roc (1991–94), as Dr. Keith Wilkes on the CBS medical drama Chicago Hope, and as NCIS Director Leon Vance on the CBS drama NCIS and its spinoffs Los Angeles and New Orleans. He also played a supporting role in the 1995 thriller film Crimson Tide.

  11. Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono

    Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary personnel
    Biography

    Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono, more commonly referred to as AHY, is an Indonesian politician and former army major who is currently serving as the leader of the Democratic Party of Indonesia. Previously, he worked as military officer in the Indonesian Army from 2000 until 2016. He is the Executive Director of the Yudhoyono Institute and founder of the Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono Foundation. He is the son of former Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, more commonly known as SBY.

  12. Norbert Leo Butz

    Norbert Leo Butz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorstage actorsingerfilm actor
    Biography

    Norbert Leo Butz is an American actor and singer. He is best known for his work in Broadway theatre. He is a two-time winner of the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical, and is one of only nine actors ever to have won the award twice as lead actor.

  13. Julie Ann Emery

    Julie Ann Emery
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    film actorfilm producerstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Julie Ann Emery is an American actress. She played the role of Sarah Featherstone in the television series Preacher.

  14. John Zorn

    John Zorn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    jazz musiciansaxophonistpianistclarinetistrecord producer
    Biography

    John Zorn is an American composer, conductor, saxophonist, arranger and producer who "deliberately resists category". Zorn's avant-garde and experimental approaches to composition and improvisation are inclusive of jazz, rock, hardcore, classical, contemporary, surf, metal, soundtrack, ambient, and world music. In 2013, Down Beat described Zorn as "one of our most important composers" and in 2020 Rolling Stone noted "Though Zorn has operated almost entirely outside the mainstream, he's gradually asserted himself as one of the most influential musicians of our time".

  15. Richard Ojeda

    Richard Ojeda
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politicianarmy officer
    Biography

    Richard Neece Ojeda II is an American politician and retired United States Army major who served in the West Virginia Senate representing the 7th district from 2016 until 2019. A member of the Democratic Party, he ran a brief campaign for President of the United States in the 2020 election.

  16. Dana Snyder

    Dana Snyder
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorvoice actortelevision producer
    Biography

    Dana Snyder is an American actor. He is known for voicing Master Shake on Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Granny Cuyler on Squidbillies, and Baby Ball on Ballmastrz: 9009, as well as other Adult Swim properties. He also appears in animation for younger audiences, voicing Dr. Colosso on Nickelodeon's comedy series The Thundermans, and Gazpacho on Cartoon Network's animated series Chowder.

  17. Gregory D. Gadson

    Gregory D. Gadson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    military officeractor
    Biography

    Gregory Dimitri Gadson is an American actor, motivational speaker, retired colonel in the United States Army and former commander of the U.S. Army Fort Belvoir garrison. He is also a bilateral above-the-knee amputee. He served in the U.S. Army for more than 20 years as a field artillery officer and served on active duty for Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, Operation Joint Forge, Operation Enduring Freedom, and Operation Iraqi Freedom.

  18. Eileen Collins

    Eileen Collins
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    1987-1989 graduated with Master of Arts in management
    Occupations
    astronautaircraft pilotmilitary officer
    Biography

    Eileen Marie Collins is a retired NASA astronaut and United States Air Force colonel. A former military instructor and test pilot, Collins was the first female pilot and first female commander of a Space Shuttle. She was awarded several medals for her work. Colonel Collins has logged 38 days 8 hours and 20 minutes in outer space. Collins retired on May 1, 2006, to pursue private interests, including service as a board member of USAA.

  19. Adam Jamal Craig

    Adam Jamal Craig
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    television actoractor
    Biography

    Adam Jamal Craig is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Special Agent Dominic Vail in NCIS: Los Angeles, a spin-off of NCIS. He owns a small IT company named HyperNerd Inc.

  20. Mohammed bin Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi

    Mohammed bin Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi
    Born in
    United Arab Emirates Flag United Arab Emirates
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi is the Crown Prince of the Emirate of Fujairah, in the United Arab Emirates. He is the eldest son of Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Member of the Supreme Council, Sheikh of Fujairah and Chairman of the Fujairah Foundation for Regions Development. He is a graduate of Webster University, London.

  21. Mark Welsh

    Mark Welsh
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Mark Anthony Welsh III is Dean of the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University and a retired United States Air Force four-star general. Prior to his current role, he served as Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force and a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He was appointed by President Barack Obama and confirmed by the United States Senate. Prior to that, General Welsh served as Commander of U.S. Air Forces in Europe, as the Associate Director for Military Affairs of the Central Intelligence Agency, and as the Vice Commander of Air Education and Training Command. In earlier portions of his career, he served as a fighter pilot (primarily flying the F-16 and A-10 aircraft) and was a commander at the squadron, group and wing level, in addition to assignments in training, operations, intelligence and acquisitions. He also served as the Commandant of the United States Air Force Academy. He was born in San Antonio, Texas, and entered the Air Force in June 1976 as a graduate of the Air Force Academy.

  22. Paul F. Zukunft

    Paul F. Zukunft
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Arts in management
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Paul Frederick Zukunft is a retired admiral of the United States Coast Guard who served as the 25th commandant. He was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the Commandant, with the rank of admiral, in May 2014 and relieved Robert J. Papp Jr. as commandant on 30 May 2014. Prior to his selection as Commandant, he served as Commander, Coast Guard Pacific Area. In this position, Zukunft was the operational commander for all U.S. Coast Guard missions within the half of the world that ranges from the Rocky Mountains to the waters off the East Coast of Africa. He concurrently served as Commander, Defense Force West and provided U.S. Coast Guard mission support to the U.S. Department of Defense and Combatant Commanders.

  23. Tony Richardson

    Tony Richardson
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Antonio Richardson is a former American football fullback in the National Football League (NFL) for the Dallas Cowboys, Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings and New York Jets. He was signed by the Dallas Cowboys as an undrafted free agent in 1994. He played college football at Auburn University.

  24. Nikki Boyer

    Nikki Boyer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    television actoractorsinger-songwriter
    Biography

    Nikki Boyer is an American actress and singer-songwriter. Boyer is the former host of Yahoo!'s "Daytime in No Time," receiving millions of hits per day. Boyer is also the former co-host of Watch This! on the TV Guide Channel.

  25. Leyna Nguyen

    Leyna Nguyen
    Born in
    Vietnam Flag Vietnam
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    television presenterjournalist
    Biography

    Leyna Nguyen is a Vietnamese-American former television anchor and reporter in Los Angeles, California.

  26. Eric Rosen

    Eric Rosen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    2015-2017 graduated with bachelor's degree
    Occupations
    video bloggerchess player
    Biography

    Eric Rosen is an American chess player. He was awarded the FIDE Master title in 2011 and the International Master title in 2015. Rosen began playing chess as a child with his father and brother and became the United States Chess Federation (USCF) K12 national champion in 2011. While attending the University of Illinois, Rosen was on the chess team that secured a spot at the President's Cup in 2013 and 2014.

  27. Noal, Princess of the Sa'id

    Noal, Princess of the Sa'id
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Biography

    Princess Noal of Afghanistan is the wife of Muhammad Ali, Prince of the Sa'id, the heir apparent to the abolished thrones of Egypt and Sudan and daughter of Prince Muhammad Daoud Pashtunyar Khan, who is the fifth son of King Zahir Shah of Afghanistan.

  28. Bryan D. Brown

    Bryan D. Brown
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Bryan Douglas "Doug" Brown is a retired four-star United States Army general. He retired in 2007 after four decades of military service. In his final assignment, he served as the seventh commander of U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), from September 2, 2003, until July 9, 2007. As USSOCOM's commander, he was responsible for all unified special operations forces (SOF), both active duty and reserve.

  29. Dan Gilvezan

    Dan Gilvezan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    voice actortelevision actoractor
    Biography

    Daniel John Gilvezan is an American actor, known for playing Peter Parker / Spider-Man in the 1981 animated series, Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends and Autobot Bumblebee, among others, in the original 1984-1987 The Transformers series.

  30. Antonio Taguba

    Antonio Taguba
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Arts in public administration
    Occupations
    executive officer
    Biography

    Antonio Mario Taguba is a retired major general in the United States Army. He was the second American citizen of Philippine birth to be promoted to general officer rank in the United States Army.

  31. Katy Sullivan

    Katy Sullivan
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
    Biography

    Katy Sullivan is an American actress, producer, writer, and Paralympic track and field athlete and US record holder.

  32. Ricky L. Waddell

    Ricky L. Waddell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Ricky Lynn Waddell is a retired lieutenant general in the United States Army Reserve who last served as the Assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 2018 to 2021. He served as a Deputy National Security Advisor to President Donald Trump from 2017 to 2018. His promotion to lieutenant general was authorized by the United States Senate on 26 September 2019.

  33. Malcolm B. Frost

    Malcolm B. Frost
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Malcolm Bradley Frost is a retired United States Army major general who last served as Commanding General, Center for Initial Military Training, United States Army, Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Eustis, VA. MG Frost most recently served as Chief of Public Affairs for the U.S. Army at the Pentagon in Washington, DC. Frost's previous assignment was Deputy Commanding General of the 82nd Airborne Division at Ft. Bragg, NC from March 2014 to March 2015. In March 2014, Frost completed his assignment as Deputy Director for Operations at the National Military Command Center, J3 the Joint Staff at the Pentagon. Prior to that, he completed an assignment as the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations for the United States Army Pacific (USARPAC). and commanded the 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division.

  34. William B. Garrett III

    William B. Garrett III
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Arts in management
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    William Burke Garrett III is a retired lieutenant general in the United States Army who last served as the deputy commander of United States European Command. Prior to that, he served as the deputy commanding general of United States Army Forces Command.

  35. Matt Kindt

    Matt Kindt
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    comics artistgraphic designercomics writer
    Biography

    Matt Kindt is an American comic book writer, cartoonist, and graphic designer. His early creator-owned works were spy fiction, and their success led to mainstream work for hire projects in superhero fiction and other genres. His work has been nominated for Eisner Awards and Harvey Awards. In the comic industry, he is best known for his work on Mind MGMT, BRZRKR, and in the Valiant Entertainment superhero universe.

  36. Pascale Ehrenfreund

    Pascale Ehrenfreund
    Born in
    Austria Flag Austria
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    astronomeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Pascale Ehrenfreund is an Austrian astrophysicist. Ehrenfreund holds degrees from the University of Vienna (Masters, molecular biology; PhD astrophysics, habilitation, astrochemistry) and Webster Leiden (Masters, management and leadership). Prior to becoming a Research Professor of Space Policy and International Affairs at George Washington University, she was a Professor at Radboud University Nijmegen, Leiden University, and University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. She was the first woman president of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) and from 2015-2020, she was the CEO of the German Aerospace Center. Since 2019, she is the President of the International Astronautical Federation (IAF) and since 2018, she is the Chancellor of the International Space University (ISU). Since 2021 she is president of the ISU. The main-belt asteroid 9826 Ehrenfreund is named in her honor.

  37. James D. Thurman

    James D. Thurman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Biography

    James David Thurman is a retired United States Army general who served as the Commander of United Nations Command, R.O.K.-U.S. Combined Forces Command, and United States Forces Korea from July 14, 2011 until October 2, 2013. He previously served as the 18th Commanding General, United States Army Forces Command from June 3, 2010 to July 8, 2011 and as Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7. He was the former commanding general of United States V Corps in Heidelberg, Germany from January 19, 2007 to August 8, 2007.

  38. John Boccieri

    John Boccieri
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    In 1996 graduated with Master of Arts
    In 1996 graduated with Master of Public Administration
    Occupations
    military officerpolitician
    Biography

    John Stephen Anthony Boccieri is an American politician who was appointed to fill the 59th district seat in the Ohio House of Representatives on September 29, 2015. He left office after an unsuccessful run for Ohio State Senate in 2018. He served as the U.S. representative for Ohio's 16th congressional district from 2009 to 2011, and lost his 2010 bid for reelection to Republican Jim Renacci. He is a member of the Democratic Party, and previously served in the Ohio State Senate and the Ohio House of Representatives. Boccieri resides in Poland, Ohio.

  39. Tammy Smith

    Tammy Smith
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Tammy S. Smith is a retired major general of the United States Army Reserve. She last served as Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary of the Army (Manpower and Reserve Affairs). She formerly served as Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff, Mobilization and Reserve Affairs and before that as Deputy Commanding General – Sustainment, Eighth United States Army. As such, she is the first female general officer to serve in an Eighth Army headquarters-level position. Smith also has tours as commanding general of the 98th Training Division (Initial Entry Training), and served for a year in the War in Afghanistan.

  40. Timothy J. Kadavy

    Timothy J. Kadavy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Timothy James Kadavy is a retired United States Army lieutenant general, who served as the 20th director of the Army National Guard from March 27, 2015 to March 25, 2019. He previously served as the special assistant to the vice chief of the National Guard Bureau, the adjutant general of the Nebraska National Guard, Deputy Director of the Army National Guard, and as the commander of Combined Joint Inter Agency Task Force-Afghanistan, which was part of the NATO International Security Assistance Force mission in that country. Kadavy was nominated by the President to become the Vice Chief of the National Guard Bureau with the rank of lieutenant general, on March 5, 2019. The Senate returned his nomination to the president without action on January 3, 2020. After leaving his assignment as the director of the Army National Guard, he served as a two-star special assistant to the chief of the National Guard Bureau from May 23, 2019 until his retirement on August 3, 2020. He retired from the Army with the rank of lieutenant general after over 36 years of service.

  41. Sidney M. Gutierrez

    Sidney M. Gutierrez
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    military officerastronaut
    Biography

    Sidney McNeill Gutierrez, is an American pilot and former NASA astronaut. Since retiring from NASA, Gutierrez has worked in several leadership positions at Sandia National Laboratories and Rocket Crafters Inc.

  42. James C. Yarbrough

    James C. Yarbrough
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    James C. Yarbrough is a retired brigadier general in the United States Army.

  43. Matthew Donovan

    Matthew Donovan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    military officerpolitician
    Biography

    Matthew P. Donovan is a United States Air Force veteran and government official who served as the United States Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness from March 23, 2020 to January 20, 2021. He also served as United States Under Secretary of the Air Force from August 3, 2017 to March 23, 2020. He had simultaneously served as the Acting United States Secretary of the Air Force from June 1, 2019 to October 18, 2019. Donovan previously served as majority policy director for the United States Senate Committee on Armed Services. Donovan served 31 years in the U.S. Air Force, retiring as a colonel. His service included tours as commander of the U.S. Air Force Officer Training School and of the 95th Fighter Squadron.

  44. Roelof van Laar

    Roelof van Laar
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    directorpolitician
    Biography

    Roelof Peter van Laar is a Dutch politician. As a member of the Labour Party (Partij van de Arbeid) he was an MP between 14 May 2013 and 23 March 2017. At first he temporarily replaced Lea Bouwmeester who was on maternity leave. From 2006 to 2010 and from 2011 to 2012, he was a member of the municipal council of Leiden.

  45. Craig R. McKinley

    Craig R. McKinley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Craig Richard McKinley is a retired United States Air Force general who served as the 26th Chief of the National Guard Bureau, serving from 2008 to 2012. He is the first officer from the National Guard to ever achieve the grade of a four-star general.

  46. Bruce A. Carlson

    Bruce A. Carlson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    military officerpriest
    Biography

    Bruce Allen Carlson, was the 17th Director of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO). He is a former four-star general in the United States Air Force and served as the sixth Commander, Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. The command conducts research, development, test and evaluation, and provides acquisition management services and logistics support necessary to keep Air Force weapon systems ready for war. After over 37 years of service, he retired from the Air Force on January 1, 2009. Carlson served as a general authority and a member of the Second Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from April 2009 to October 2015.

  47. William Broad

    William Broad
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    William J. Broad is an American science journalist, author and a Senior Writer at The New York Times.

  48. Mohamed Chande Othman

    Mohamed Chande Othman
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    judge
    Biography

    Mohamed Chande Othman is a Tanzanian lawyer and a former Chief Justice of Tanzania.

  49. Erin Bode

    Erin Bode
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    jazz musician
    Biography

    Erin Bode is an American singer from Minnesota who describes her music as a combination of jazz, folk, and pop.

  50. Michael C. Gould

    Michael C. Gould
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Lieutenant General Michael Carl Gould is a retired senior officer of the United States Air Force who served as the 18th Superintendent of the United States Air Force Academy. He assumed command on June 9, 2009, and retired from service in July 2013. He previously served as director of operations and plans, United States Transportation Command, Scott Air Force Base. Gould is a command pilot with more than 3,000 hours in a variety of aircraft.

  51. Chris Cheek

    Chris Cheek
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    jazz musiciansaxophonist
    Biography

    Christopher Carson Cheek is an American jazz saxophonist.

  52. Theodore D. Martin

    Theodore D. Martin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with master's degree in business
    Biography

    Theodore David Martin is a lieutenant general in the United States Army who serves as the commanding general of the United States Army Combined Arms Center, commandant of the United States Army Command and General Staff College and commanding general of Fort Leavenworth since May 2021. Before that, he served as the Deputy Commanding General and Chief of Staff of United States Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC). A graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, he previously served as its 73rd Commandant of Cadets.

  53. Donald C. Wurster

    Donald C. Wurster
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Lieutenant General Donald C. Wurster is a retired Commander, Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, FL. The command is a major command of the U.S. Air Force and the Air Force component of U.S. Special Operations Command. AFSOC provides Air Force Special Operations Forces for worldwide deployment and assignment to unified combatant commanders. The command has approximately 12,900 active-duty, Reserve, Air National Guard and civilian professionals.

  54. Carrol Chandler

    Carrol Chandler
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Carrol Howard "Howie" Chandler, is a retired United States Air Force four-star general. He last served as the 35th Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force from August 27, 2009, to January 14, 2011. He previously served as commander of Pacific Air Forces from November 2007 to August 20, 2009, and deputy chief of staff for operations, plans and requirements from October 23, 2005, to November 29, 2007. As vice chief, he presided over the Air Staff and served as a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Requirements Oversight Council and Deputy Advisory Working Group. He assisted the chief of staff with organizing, training, and equipping of 680,000 active-duty, Guard, Reserve and civilian forces serving in the United States and overseas. He retired from the Air Force by March 1, 2011. In 2012 he joined Pratt & Whitney Military Engines as vice president for military business development and international programs.

  55. Jessica Wright

    Jessica Wright
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jessica Lynn Wright was the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness of the United States Department of Defense. She retired at the end of March 2015, succeeded by Brad Carson as Acting Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness. Laura Junor is the Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness.

  56. Kim Olson

    Kim Olson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Business Administration
    Occupations
    military officerpolitician
    Biography

    Kimberly D. Olson is an American non-profit executive, politician, and retired military officer from the state of Texas. She served in the United States Air Force for 25 years, reaching the rank of colonel. She was the Democratic Party nominee for Texas Agriculture Commissioner in the 2018 elections and a candidate in the 2020 elections seeking to represent Texas's 24th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.

  57. Anthony G. Crutchfield

    Anthony G. Crutchfield
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Anthony Gerard "Tony" Crutchfield is a retired United States Army lieutenant general who was the deputy commander of United States Pacific Command from 2014 to 2017, having previously served as its chief of staff from 2012 to 2014. An aviation officer by branch, Crutchfield served in several aviation commands throughout his career, culminating in command of the United States Army Aviation Center of Excellence and Fort Rucker from 2010 to 2012. As USAACE commander, he was responsible for the training, doctrine, organizational structure, and future technology development for 90,000 aviation soldiers and over 4,000 aircraft. He retired on April 7, 2017 after 34 years of distinguished service.

  58. Charlie Huggins

    Charlie Huggins
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Charles R. Huggins is an American politician who was a Republican member of the Alaska Senate, representing District D. He was President of the Alaska Senate during the 28th Alaska Legislature, leading a caucus of 13 Republicans and 2 Democrats.

  59. Maria Gervais

    Maria Gervais
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Maria R. Gervais is a United States Army lieutenant general who serves as the deputy commanding general and chief of staff of the United States Army Training and Doctrine Command. She previously served as the Director of the Synthetic Training Environment Cross Functional Team, United States Army Futures Command, and the Deputy Commanding General of the United States Army Combined Arms Center.

  60. Greg Mathews

    Greg Mathews
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Gregory Inman Mathews, is a retired professional baseball pitcher. He played all or parts of five seasons in Major League Baseball between 1986 and 1992 for the St. Louis Cardinals and the Philadelphia Phillies.

  61. Douglas Sims II

    Douglas Sims II
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Arts in management
    Occupations
    military officermilitary personnel
    Biography

    Douglas Arthur "DA" Sims II is a United States Army major general who serves as commanding general of the 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley since August 14, 2020. He previously served as Deputy Director for Regional Operations and Force Management of the Joint Staff from June 2018 to June 2020.

  62. Jennifer Johnson Cano

    Jennifer Johnson Cano
    Occupations
    singeropera singer
    Biography

    Jennifer Johnson Cano is an American operatic mezzo-soprano. Before her college education, she attended St. Pius X High School, graduating in the Class of 2002. While in high school, she was a member of the choir, singing at Mass and state competitions. She earned a Bachelor of Music degree from Webster University and a Master of Music degree from Rice University where she was a pupil of Kathleen Kaun. In 2008 she won the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, and in 2009 she won the Young Concert Artists competition and was the recipient of a Sullivan Foundation grant. She was a member of the Metropolitan Opera's Lindemann Young Artist Development Program.

  63. Massimo Agostinelli

    Massimo Agostinelli
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    contemporary artist
    Biography

    Massimo Agostinelli is a Swiss based Italian American artist, entrepreneur and activist who uses text, word play and found objects in his works with a particular focus on interventions.

  64. Steven A. Schaick

    Steven A. Schaick
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Steven Alan Schaick is a retired major general in the United States Air Force, and an ordained Presbyterian minister, who last served as the 19th Chief of Chaplains of the United States Air Force. He previously served as the 25th Deputy Chief of Chaplains of the United States Air Force, Headquarters U. S. Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, D.C. As the deputy chief of chaplains, he was a member of the special staff of the Chief of Staff, Schaick assists the Chief of Chaplains of the United States Air Force in establishing guidance on all matters pertaining to the religious and moral welfare of Air Force personnel and their dependents and directing and maintaining a trained, equipped and professional Chaplain Corps of more than 2,200 chaplains and chaplain assistants from the active and Air Reserve components. As a member of the Armed Forces Chaplains Board, he and other members advise the Secretary of Defense and Joint Chiefs of Staff on religious, ethical and quality-of-life concerns.

  65. John B. Conaway

    John B. Conaway
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1934-.. (age 88)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Lieutenant General John B. Conaway is a retired United States Air Force officer who served as Chief of the National Guard Bureau from 1990 to 1993.

  66. Winfield W. Scott III

    Winfield W. Scott III
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Major General Winfield W. Scott III was Commander, Tanker Airlift Control Center, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois. The TACC is responsible for planning, scheduling and directing a fleet of more than 1,200 aircraft in support of combat delivery and strategic airlift, air refueling and aeromedical operations around the world.

  67. Roderick Allison

    Roderick Allison
    Biography

    Roderick "Rod" Allison was the Acting Deputy Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration and Director of the Federal Air Marshal Service.

  68. Michael W. Wooley

    Michael W. Wooley
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Lieutenant General Michael W. Wooley finished his Air Force career as Commander, Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, Fla. The command is a major command of the U. S. Air Force and the Air Force component of U.S. Special Operations Command. AFSOC provides Air Force Special Operations Forces for worldwide deployment and assignment to unified combatant commanders. The command has approximately 12,900 active-duty, Reserve, Air National Guard and civilian professionals.

  69. Steven A. Boylan

    Steven A. Boylan
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Biography

    Steven Arthur Boylan, formerly a U.S. military spokesman in Baghdad for General David Petraeus in the prosecution of the Iraq War troop surge of 2007 from February, 2007 to September, 2008. After leaving Iraq, he became the public affairs officer and the senior public affairs observer/trainer for the Battle Command Training Program (BCTP) at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas according to U.S. News & World Report.

  70. Matthew Klimow

    Matthew Klimow
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Matthew Stephen Klimow is an American diplomat who has served as the United States Ambassador to Turkmenistan since 2019. On August 31, 2020, Klimow assumed office as the acting Inspector General of the Department of State and left on Dec. 11.

  71. Kevin J. Manning

    Kevin J. Manning
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    paralegal
    Biography

    Kevin J. Manning, Ph.D. is the former president of Stevenson University, the former Villa Julie College and the third largest independent university in Maryland. He was inaugurated as the fourth president of Villa Julie College on October 28, 2000, succeeding Carolyn Manuszak. He resigned from Stevenson University on November 29, 2016.

  72. James C. Vechery

    James C. Vechery
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Arts
    Biography

    James Calvin Vechery is a retired lieutenant general in the United States Air Force, who last served as the Deputy to the Commander for Military Operations of United States Africa Command. He was commissioned upon graduating from the University of Maryland in 1988, through the Air Force Reserve Officers' Training Corps.

  73. Thomas C. Seamands

    Thomas C. Seamands
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Biography

    Thomas C. Seamands became the U.S. Army's 48th Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1 on 26 May 2017. He is responsible for developing, managing, and executing manpower and personnel plans, programs, and policies for the total Army. Prior to this assignment, he served as the Commanding General of the United States Army Human Resources Command, Fort Knox, Kentucky.

  74. John Cusick

    John Cusick
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with master's degree in management
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Lt. General John Joseph Cusick is a retired lieutenant general of the United States Army. Cusick served as the 42nd Quartermaster General of the United States Army from July 1991 until August 1993.

  75. Steven L. Basham

    Steven L. Basham
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    military leader
    Biography

    Steven L. Basham is a lieutenant general in the United States Air Force, serving as deputy commander of United States Air Forces in Europe – Air Forces Africa since 2019. He was commissioned through Officer Training School in 1989. He has completed numerous flying, staff and command assignments and is a command pilot with more than 3,400 flying hours in the B-1, B-2 and B-52. Prior to his current assignment, he was the Director, Legislative Liaison, Office of Secretary of the Air Force.

  76. Phil Short

    Phil Short
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    military officerpolitician
    Biography

    Philip Granville Short, known as Phil Short, is a retired military officer formerly from Covington, Louisiana, USA, who served in the Louisiana State Senate for District 12 (St. Helena, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, and Washington parishes) from 1996 to 1999.

  77. Allen B. Worley

    Allen B. Worley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Arts in business administration and personnel management
    Occupations
    academic
    Biography

    Allen Blaine Worley of Roanoke, Virginia, Captain, Rear Admiral (USMS), was the tenth Superintendent of the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) at Kings Point, New York. Retired career U.S. Navy and a 1974 graduate of the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland, Worley was Superintendent of the Texas Maritime Academy, one of the United States' six state maritime academies prior to his being appointed Superintendent of the United States Merchant Marine Academy in 2008. In addition to his Naval Academy BS degree in physics, Webster University awarded him a MA degree in business administration and personnel management, and the United States Naval War College awarded him a MA degree in national security and strategic studies. Admiral Worley resigned from his position as Superintendent of the USMMA in 2009, effective January 4, 2010, serving as the Academy’s Superintendent for just over a year.

  78. Mitch Needelman

    Mitch Needelman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Mitch Needelman is a former member of the Florida House of Representatives serving as a Republican. He represented the 31st district from 2000 to 2008.

  79. Brian S. Robinson

    Brian S. Robinson
    Years
    20th Century
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Arts
    Occupations
    military leader
    Biography

    Brian Scott Robinson is a United States Air Force lieutenant general currently serving as the deputy commander of the Air Mobility Command. Prior to serving in his current position, he was the director of operations of the United States Transportation Command. Before that, Robinson was the Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations of the United States Air Force.

  80. Stephen Maranian

    Stephen Maranian
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Stephen J. Maranian is a United States Army major general who commands the 56th Artillery Command. Commissioned in 1988 as a Field Artillery officer, Maranian has served continuously on active duty, commanding from the platoon to the two-star level. He has served in combat deployments in Afghanistan and Iraq. More than half of his career has been overseas as of 2020. Maranian holds two master's degrees as a graduate of the United States Army Command and General Staff College and the United States Army War College; he has also graduated from the NATO Defense College and the Defense Language Institute.

  81. Tammy Dickinson

    Tammy Dickinson
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Angela Tammy Dickinson is an American attorney who served as the United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri from 2013 to 2017.

  82. Dana A. Simmons

    Dana A. Simmons
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Dana A. Simmons is a retired United States Air Force Brigadier General who served as the 15th Commander of the United States Air Force Office of Special Investigations (AFOSI), which is the investigative agency of the United States Air Force. He took command of AFOSI in June 2005. Prior to that, he was the Vice Commander of AFOSI from March 2004 to June 2005. In March 2010, he ceded command to BG Kevin J. Jacobsen.

  83. Antonio Joseph

    Antonio Joseph
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1846-1910 (aged 64)
    Occupations
    judgepolitician
    Biography

    Antonio Joseph was a Delegate from the Territory of New Mexico.

  84. Ken Carpenter

    Ken Carpenter
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Ken Carpenter, is an American journalist and journalism professor. He was an editor and reporter at The Plain Dealer in Cleveland (1980–87); a senior editor at The National Sports Daily in New York (1989–91); managing editor at Golfweek magazine in Winter Haven and Orlando, Fla. (1992–98); founding editor of Golfweek.com in Orlando, Fla. (1998–2001); copy editor at the Tampa Tribune (2001–02) and Orlando Sentinel (2002–03); and founding editor and publisher of TheGolfGazette.com.

  85. Steven E. Foster

    Steven E. Foster
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Steven E. Foster is a former major general in the United States Air National Guard and mobilization assistant to the commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command. Previously assignments include commander of the 115th Fighter Wing of the Wisconsin Air National Guard. He has acquired more than 3,800 hours flying in a Cessna T-37 Tweet, Northrop T-38 Talon, Cessna O-2 Skymaster, Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II, and General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon. As a civilian he pilots a McDonnell Douglas MD-11 for FedEx Express.

  86. William J. Liquori Jr

    William J. Liquori Jr
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Arts
    Occupations
    military leader
    Biography

    William J. "Bill" Liquori Jr. is a United States Space Force lieutenant general serving as the deputy chief of space operations for strategy, plans, programs, requirements and analysis. Prior to that, he was the director of strategic requirements, architectures, and analysis of the Air Force Space Command.

  87. Tina A. Davidson

    Tina A. Davidson
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Arts in health services management
    Occupations
    military nurse
    Biography

    Tina Ann Davidson is a retired rear admiral in the United States Navy, and Commander, of Navy Medicine Education, Training and Logistics Command, from 2018 to 2020. She is a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE).

  88. John G. Rossi

    John G. Rossi
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-2016 (aged 55)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Arts
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    John Gregory Rossi was a former United States Army general officer. An air defense artillery officer by profession, he commanded at all levels available in the career path, from battery to center of excellence. A 1983 graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, Rossi served 33 years of distinguished service in the Army. Among his commands include the United States Army Fires Center of Excellence from June 2014 to July 2016 and the 32nd Army Air and Missile Defense Command from March 2011 to July 2012.

  89. John B. Cooper

    John B. Cooper
    Occupations
    military leader
    Biography

    John B. Cooper is a retired United States Air Force lieutenant general who most recently served as the Air Force deputy chief of staff for logistics, engineering and force protection. During his 35-year career, he served in various assignments involving munitions, aircraft maintenance and logistics.

  90. Brian W. Cavanaugh

    Brian W. Cavanaugh
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Enrolled in Webster University
    Graduated with Master of Business Administration
    Occupations
    military leader
    Biography

    Brian Woodburn Cavanaugh is a United States Marine Corps major general who has served as the Commanding General of the 1st Marine Aircraft Wing since June 11, 2021. Previously, he served as the Assistant Deputy Commandant for Programs of the United States Marine Corps. His promotion to major general was authorized by the U.S. Senate in May 2021.

  91. Darlene Goff

    Darlene Goff
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Brigadier General Darlene M. Goff is the first female general officer of the South Carolina National Guard. She retired in March 2015.

  92. John R. Gordy II

    John R. Gordy II
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    John R. Gordy II is a United States Air Force major general who most recently was the assistant deputy under secretary for international affairs. He previously commanded the United States Air Force Expeditionary Center.