ABOUT US

Leadership
& Staff

The Naval Postgraduate School Foundation Advisory Council, Board and staff guide the philosophy and direction of the Foundation in the course of fulfilling its primary mission. Many Foundation leadership members have personal experiences with NPS or the military, making them familiar with the unique aspects of supporting national security priorities.
Leadership & Staff
Trustees
Michael Mullen

Michael Mullen

ADM, USN (Ret)
Chair, Advisory Council
17th Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff, 28th Chief of Naval Operations
Keith Alexander

Keith Alexander

GEN, USA (Ret)
Advisory Council
1st Commander, U.S. Cyber Command
Donald Beall

Donald Beall

Advisor
Former Chairman and CEO, Rockwell
Kevin Cosgriff

Kevin Cosgriff

VADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Commander Naval Forces Central Command
James Ellis

James Ellis

ADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Commander, U.S. Strategic Command
Thomas Fargo

Thomas Fargo

ADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Commander, U.S. Pacific Command
Cecil Haney

Cecil Haney

ADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Commander, U.S. Strategic Command
James Hebenstreit

James Hebenstreit

Advisor
Vice Chairman, Alaris Capital
Henry (Hank) Mauz

Henry (Hank) Mauz

ADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Commander in Chief, United States Atlantic Fleet
Tim McAdams

Tim McAdams

Advisor
Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
William (Bill) McRaven

William (Bill) McRaven

ADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Commander, U.S. Special Operations Command
Robert (Bob) Natter

Robert (Bob) Natter

ADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Commander, U.S. Atlantic Fleet/Fleet Forces Command
Eric Olson

Eric Olson

ADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Commander, U.S. Special Operations Command
Dan Quayle

Dan Quayle

Advisor
44th Vice President, United States of America
Ronald Route

Ronald Route

VADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Naval Inspector General, U.S. Navy
Jan Tighe

Jan Tighe

VADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare
Patricia Tracey

Patricia Tracey

VADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
Former Chief, Naval Education and Training
Bill Warner

Bill Warner

Advisor
Co-Founder, Former Vice President, CacheFlow
Sandy Winnefeld

Sandy Winnefeld

ADM, USN (Ret)
Advisor
9th Vice Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff
Gary Wipfler

Gary Wipfler

Advisor
Retired Corporate Treasurer, Apple
Geoff Yang

Geoff Yang

Advisor
Founder, Redpoint Ventures
Dov Zakheim

Dov Zakheim

Advisor
Former Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) and Chief Financial Officer, Department of Defense