Kenneth Merchant
Kenneth Merchant

Kenneth D. Merchant

Commissioner

  • Industrial College of the Armed Forces, Master’s in National Resource Management
  • Troy State University, Master’s in Management
  • Grove City College, BS in Management Engineering
  • Currently Vice President of the F-22 Programs at Lockheed Martin
  • Past Experience:
    • F-22 REDI Program Manager at Lockheed Martin
    • Director of Global Reach Programs USAF
    • PEO (Weapons) & Director, Armament Directorate USAF
    • Commander, Air Armament Center & PEO (Weapons)
    • Director of Logistics, AMC/A4 USAF
    • Vice Commander, OO-ALC/CV USAF
    • 551 ELSW/CC & AWACS Group/CC, ESC USAF
    • Director, CLC, OC-ALC USAF
    • Director, Area Attack, AAC/YH USAF
    • Chief, Commanders Action Group & Executive Officer to the Commander, PACAF USAF
    • Lead, F-22 Airframe & Utilities/Subsystems IPT, ASC USAF
    • Program Element Monitor, AMRAAN & Armament/Ordnance & Executive Officer, SAF/AQP USAF
    • GBU-15/AGM-130 Support Equipment PM, Hard Target Attach PM & Executive Officer, AD/TG & AD/YU USAF
    • LANTIRN Nav Pod PM, ASC/RW USAF