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Rich Leclaire
Colonel, USAF (Ret)

Rich Leclaire

Summary Qualifications

Proven program management expertise with over 35 years hands-on experience in leading edge technology programs. Successfully managed cost, schedule and performance in large research, development, production and support programs—in the USAF, Joint and International arenas. Provided technical services support to numerous industry and government organizations in the defense acquisition area.

Key Specialties

  • IMP/IMS Construction and Execution

  • Earned Value Management (EVM)

  • Program Management

  • Proposal Management, Development and Review

  • SACOM Manpower Model Execution

Key Positions

  • System Program Director, Joint Airborne Signals Intelligence Program (SIGINT)

  • Deputy Program Director, B-2 Aircraft Program

  • Deputy Program Director, Advanced Cruise Missile (AGM-129) Program

  • Chief, Tactical Programs Management and Operations, Pentagon


  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, United States Military Academy

  • MS, Systems Management, Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT)

  • Program Manager's Course, Defense Systems Management College (DSMC)