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TIMOTHY J. SAKULICH

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Timothy J. Sakulich is the Vice Director of the 711th Human Performance Wing. The 711th Human Performance Wing advances human performance and integration for air, space, and cyberspace through research, education, consultation, and operational support. The wing's primary mission units are the Human Effectiveness Directorate, the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, and the Human Performance Integration Directorate. The wing's major operating locations are Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio and Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

Mr. Timothy Sakulich began his Air Force career in 1984 as a Distinguished Graduate of the United States Air Force Academy. Upon commissioning, he was awarded a scholarship to attend graduate school at North Carolina State University where he received a Master of Science degree in applied mathematics. He has held diverse technical and leadership positions, including those in operations research, logistics, international security cooperation, science and technology, and programs and resources. Mr. Sakulich has served at base level, an air logistics center, major command headquarters, a combatant command headquarters, and the Joint Staff.

Mr. Sakulich's last assignments on active duty were as Chief, Acquisition Transformation in Directorate of Intelligence and Requirements at Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, and finally as Inspector General for Air Force Materiel Command, where he was responsible for providing the Commander with an independent assessment of the command's operations, readiness, efficiency and effectiveness.

Mr. Sakulich entered federal civilian service in 2010 as Chief of the Strategic Planning and Transformation Office for the 711th Human Performance Wing. In this role, he guided technical and strategic planning of programs and process analysis for the wing's research, education, and consultation programs, including both human effectiveness and aerospace medicine missions.

EDUCATION:
1984 Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Distinguished Graduate with Honors, United States Air Force Academy, CO
1986 Master of Science in Applied Mathematics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
1987 Distinguished Graduate, Squadron Officers School
1996 Air Command and Staff College 2001 National Defense Fellow, Institute for Defense Analysis, Alexandria, VA
2005 Joint Forces Staff College, Norfolk, VA

ASSIGNMENTS:
1. August 1984 - December 1985, Graduate Student, Air Force Institute of Technology Civilian Institution Program at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
2. January 1986 - July 1989, Logistics Operations Research Analyst and Chief, Materiel Analysis Branch, Deputy Chief of Staff for Materiel Management, Headquarters Air Force Logistics Command, WPAFB, OH
3. July 1989 - November 1989, Aide to the Commander, Air Force Logistics Command, WPAFB, OH
4. December 1989 - December 1992, Chief, Technology Repair Liaison Unit and Chief, Aircraft Liaison Unit, Directorate of Distribution, San Antonio Air Logistics Center, Kelly AFB, TX
5. December 1992 - July 1995, Exchange Officer with the Royal Air Force, Royal Air Force Stanbridge and Royal Air Force, Wyton, England
6. August 1995 - June 1996, Student, Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL
7. June 1996 - August 1998, Chief, Joint Operations Division, Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL
8. August 1998 - July 2000, Chief, Collaborative Analysis Branch, Directorate for Force Structure, Resources and Assessment (J-8), Joint Staff, Pentagon, VA
9. July 2000 - July 2001, National Defense Fellow, Institute for Defense Analyses, Alexandria, VA
10. July 2001 - Jun 2003, Country Program Director, Defense Security Cooperation Agency, Arlington, VA
11. July 2003 - September 2004, Deputy Director, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, WPAFB, OH
12. October 2004 - August 2005, Director, Acquisition Excellence Office, Air Force Research Laboratory, WPAFB, OH
13. September 2005 - June 2006, Director, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, WPAFB, OH
14. July 2006 - May 2007, Director, Programs and Resources, Headquarters United States Southern Command, Miami, FL
15. May 2007 - May 2008, Commander, 8th Mission Support Group, Kunsan AB, Republic of Korea
16. July 2008 - July 2009, Chief, Acquisition Transformation, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, WPAFB, OH
17. July 2009 - July 2010, Inspector General, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command, WPAFB, OH
18. November 2010 - June 2012 - Chief, Strategic Planning and Transformation Office, 711th Human Performance Wing, WPAFB, OH
19. June 2012 - Present - Vice Director, 711th Human Performance Wing, WPAFB, OH

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:
Defense Superior Service Medal
Legion of Merit with one oak leaf cluster
Defense Meritorious Service Medal with one oak leaf cluster
Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Air Force Commendation Medal
Joint Service Achievement Medal
Air Force Civilian Achievement Award





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