Gen. Bunch Visit Planned for October Luncheon

October 8th, 2020

Gen. Arnold W. Bunch Jr. to Speak at NIDIA Event

Gen. Arnold W. Bunch, Jr., will deliver the keynote address at the next speaker luncheon, scheduled for Oct. 21 at Ceruti's Diamond Room. Gen. Bunch is the Commander, Air Force Materiel Command, headquartered at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio.

He is responsible for installation and mission support, discovery and development, test and evaluation, life cycle management services and sustainment of virtually every major Air Force weapon system. The command employs approximately 80,000 people and manages $60 billion of budget authority annually.

He was commissioned in 1984 as a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy and completed undergraduate pilot training in 1985. He completed operational assignments as an instructor, evaluator and aircraft commander for the B-52 Stratofortress. Following graduation from the Air Force Test Pilot School, Bunch conducted developmental testing in the B-2 Spirit and B-52 and served as an instructor in each. Additionally, he has commanded at the squadron, group, wing, and center levels. Prior to his current assignment, he was the military deputy to the assistant secretary of the Air Force for acquisition, technology, and logistics at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia.

This event will be co-sponsored with the Northeast Indiana Defense Industry Association (NIDIA) and the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership.

Ceruti's Diamond Ballroom is located at 6601 Innovation Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN. Doors open from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets are available through Eventbrite.

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