Col USAF (Ret'd) Powder Carlson
Glenn “Powder” Carlson is a Life member and the President of AOC International. He has been a Crow for over 34 years and has served on local Chapter Board of Directors as well as AOC International, where he has served for six years and has been the Awards Chair, Symposium Chair, Secretary, and served on Membership, Conference, and Human Resources committees. He retired from the USAF as a Lt Col after more than 23 years of service and has over 34 years’ experience in Electronic Warfare. He served as a B-52 Electronic Warfare Officer (EWO), Instructor, Evaluator, Flight Test, and numerous Wing and Staff positions. He deployed in support of Operations DESERT SHIELD and ENDURING FREEDOM and for Pacific Deterrence during IRAQI FREEDOM. He also served as an instructor/research advisor and course director at Air Command and Staff College. His final assignment was at Headquarters Air Combat Command (ACC), Langley Air Force Base as Chief Airborne Electronic Attack (AEA), retiring in 2007. He then worked as a Senior Systems Analyst for MacAulay Brown at ACC working numerous EW programs including Compass Call, MALD and F-15 EPAWSS. He is currently the Electronic Attack Capability Group Lead at BAE Systems in Nashua, NH overseeing a team of over 50 engineers supporting over two dozen programs.