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Chad Raduege


Chad retired from the U.S. Air Force in 2023 as a general officer with 29-years of cyber operations, communications, and information technology experience.  He is a 9-time commander, to include the White House Communications Agency, leading complex international organizations, and a thought leader with vast strategy development, policy, resource management, operations, risk mitigation, and budget experience.   

 Prior to retirement, Chad served as Director of Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Cyber, as well as, Chief Information Officer for U.S. European Command.  He directed a $210M budget to fortify Europe during the largest non-combatant evacuation in military history and the largest ground war in Europe since World War II.  Chad also has significant experience in the Indo-Pacific and Middle East. 

 Chad is Executive Director, Oklahoma Cyber Innovation Institute at The University of Tulsa.  He leads an Institute focused on developing, testing, and deploying cyber research outcomes and technology developments. Chad also serves as Chairman and CEO of the Air Force Cyberspace & Air Traffic Control Association and on the Board of Advisors for both the Military Cyber Professionals Association and the Air and Space Forces Association’s CyberPatriot Program.  He earned his bachelor’s degree in business management from The Ohio State University.