Lester L. Lyles
General Lester L. Lyles, (Retired), a member of the Aldridge Commission, served "in the US Air Force for more than 35 years, rising from the Air Force ROTC program to become a 4-star general, commander of the Air Force Materiel Command. The command conducts research, development, test and evaluation, and provides acquisition management and logistics support necessary to keep Air Force weapon systems at-the-ready. Lyles holds a B.S. from Howard University, Washington, D.C., and an M.S. in mathematics and nuclear engineering from New Mexico State University." 
- Ballistic Missile Defense Organization Biography.