School of Systems & Logistics

AFIT Faculty: Lt Col Chad A. Millette
CONTACT INFORMATION
Name: Lt Col Chad A. Millette
Title: Course Director
Commercial Phone: 937-255-7777 (3254)
DSN Phone: 785-7777 (3254)
EDUCATION

Executive Program Manager's Course, Defense Acquisition University, 2012

M.S. Systems Management, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2005

M.S. Software Engineering Administration, Central Michigan University, 2004

B.S. Mathematics, University of Arizona, 1994

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Web 2.0 and Project Management

Risk Management

Leadership

EXPERTISE
  • BUSINESS PROCESS REENGINEERING
  • INFRARED COUNTERMEASURES
  • LEADERSHIP
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • STRATEGIC PLANNING
  • SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
  • APDP PM LEVEL III
  • BUSINESS PROCESS IMPROVEMENT
  • DECISION SUPPORT
  • LEADERSHIP
  • LIFECYCLE MANAGEMENT
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • RISK AND DECISION ANALYSIS
  • SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
  • SYSTEM AND ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE
  • SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
PUBLICATIONS & RESEARCH PAPERS

Buettner, Dr. Douglas J. and Millette, Lt Col Chad A. “From Projects to People: Shifting the Software Acquisition Paradigm.” Crosstalk May/June 2010:  12-17.

Roycroft, Steven, Chad Millette, Tyrone Jackson, and Alejandro Levi. “Using the Organization System Safety Management Plan to Effectively Implement Air Force Orbital Safety Policy.” AIAA SPACE 2007 Conference & Exposition.September.

Jackson, Tyrone, Maj Chad A. Millette, and Thomas C. Hecht. “Case Study: Using a Performance-Based Review Checklist to Assess Risk of Product Design, Manufacturing, and Test Process”. The Journal of Reliability, Maintainability, Supportability in Systems Engineering 1.1 (Spring 2006): 2-8.
AWARDS & HONORS

SBIRS Wing FGO of the Year (2006)

Wright Chapter Project Management Institute AFIT Thesis Award (2005)

HQ AFOSI CGO of the Year (2000)
 
AF Chief of Staff Team Excellence Award Finalist (2000)
 
Writing Excellence Award, Squadron Officer School (2000)
COURSES

REQ 111 - Capabilities Based Operational Requirements

SYS 105 - Introduction to Development Planning

SYS 383 - Architecting in the Air Force

IPM 301 - Intermediate Project Management Skills