Air University Board of Visitors

PURPOSE: The Air University Board of Visitors (AU BOV) was established on March 27, 1946 by Air University Commander, General Muir S. Fairchild.  The AU BOV's purpose is to provide the Secretary of the Air Force, through the Air University Commander and President, independent advice and recommendations on matters pertaining to the educational, doctrinal, and research policies and activities of Air University.


MEMBERSHIP: The AU BOV is composed of senior educators, chief executive officers of business, and retired military.  All members are appointed, by the Secretary of Defense, to provide their best judgement without representing any particular point of view and in a manner that is free from conflict of interest.  AU BOV Members serve on the Main Committee, Air Force Institution of Technology Subcommittee, or the Community College of the Air Force Subcommittee. 


BOARD MEMBERSHIP CONTACT: To contact members of the Air University Board of Visitors, please send your request to the Designated Federal Officer listed below.        

Name and Address

DoD Sponsor

Air University Board of Visitors (#393)
55 LeMay Plaza South
Maxwell AFB, AL 36112



Secretary of the Air Force
1670 Air Force Pentagon
Washington, DC 20330-1670
Designated Federal Officer  

Dr. Shawn Patrick O'Mailia
55 LeMay Plaza South
Maxwell AFB, AL 36112

Phone:  (334) 462-1002



Point of Contact for media concerns and committee documentation:

Phone: (334) 462-1002



Upcoming or Recent Meetings

AU BOV Main Committee: TBD

AFIT Subcommittee: TBD

CCAF Subcommittee:  TBD

Interested in Attending
a meeting or questions
concerning the
Board of Visitors? 

Phone: (334) 462-1002