Director, Air Technology Network Program Management Office, Air Force Institute for Advanced Distributed Learning; Chairman, FGDLA Board of Directors
Dr. Philip Westfall is currently Director, Air Technology Network Program Management Office, at the Air Force Institute of Technology, located at Wright-Patterson AFB Ohio.
Phil has spent most of his professional life as a technical trainer & educator. While on active duty with the Air Force, he served as a fighter aircraft instructor navigator, and served as assistant professor at the Air Force Academy. He established and directed the Air Force’s first Center for Distance Education, where he pioneered a Government-wide satellite network for distance learning.
After retirement from active duty, he returned to the Air Force in civil service where he now serves as Director of the Defense Education & Training Network. He is currently Chairman of the Board for FGDLA. Phil holds a Ph.D. in educational metrics from Ohio State University.