Biography - Brig Gen(Ret) Dan Woodward


Brig Gen(Ret) Dan Woodward

Brigadier General Dan Woodward received his commission in 1980 as a distinguished graduate of the ROTC program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Fla. He and his wife of 32 years, Major General Maggie Woodward, met through ROTC and Arnold Air Society.

General Woodward served in a variety of operational and support positions during his 28 year Air Force career. He commanded the 78th Mission Support Group at Warner Robins Georgia and the 47th Flying Training Wing at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas. He served as an Executive Officer at the Wing, Major Command and Air Staff level and held flag officer positions on the Joint Staff as Deputy Director for Force Management and on the Air Staff as Director of Regional Affairs in International Affairs.

General Woodward is a graduate of Squadron Officer School, Air Command and Staff College, Air War Collage, the Center for Creative Leadership, and the Capstone Flag Officer Course. He is a command pilot with more than 3,000 military and 600 civilian flying hours.

Following retirement in 2009, General Woodward was Vice President, Integrated Solutions at General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT). He is currently Executive Director of Arnold Air Society and Silver Wings and continues to serve as a Senior Subject Matter Expert for GDIT, as amember of a strategic steering group for Beechcraft, and as an adjunct professor teaching strategic management for Embry-Riddle Worldwide.




(Current as of Mar 2017)