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Mr. Terry J. Jaggers


Telephone: 202-334-3655
Mr. Terry J. Jaggers serves as the Director of the Air Force Studies Board (AFSB) and Intelligence Community (IC) Programs at the National Academies, Washington, DC. Mr. Jaggers joined the National Academies in June 2011 after 29 years public service spanning active duty Air Force, Air National Guard and Reserves, Civil Service, and finally the Federal Senior Executive Service (SES). Mr. Jaggers is a former Principle Deputy Director Systems Engineering at the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) and Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Science, Technology and Engineering, where he served as the Air Force's Science and Technology (S&T) Executive managing $2.1B in AF S&T and Scientist, Technologist, Engineer and Mathematician (STEM) manager responsible for the development of over 15,000 civilian and military officers. He has had joint and interagency assignments across the Air Force, Department of Defense (DoD) and IC. 
Mr. Jaggers earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics from Western Illinois University and another Bachelor of Science degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Illinois. He also has a Master of Business Administration degree from Florida Institute of Technology and a Master of Science degree in Defense Industrial Base Strategy from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces (ICAF) at the National Defense University. Mr. Jaggers is a two-time Meritorious Civilian Service Medal winner and has numerous other awards and honors from government, academia and professional societies.