VP Staff

Kristen Christy

Kristen Christy is a Business Development, Proposal, and Marketing Specialist with Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI).  She has been an Air Force family member her entire life.  With the exception of a year at Carlisle Barracks from 2005 – 2006, Kristen has lived Colorado Springs since 1995. Named a Woman of Influence in 2014 and…

Tim Tichawa

TIMOTHY J. TICHAWA AFA Sijan Chapter #125 Colorado Springs, CO Timothy Tichawa is an active MSgt and a 2014 National AFA Emerging Leader.  Tim started with AFA in 2011 at Vandenberg AFB, serving as the Chapter’s Vice President  for Aerospace Education and as the California State AFA VP for Aerospace Education.  He has been recognized…

Doug Kendall

Doug Kendall is the ENSCO Program Manager for a Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) program for the Range & Network Division at the Space & Missile Systems Center (SMC) at Los Angeles AFB, CA. Doug has 30+ years of acquisition, engineering, and space operations experience and success—holding key leadership, engineering, logistics/sustainment, program management, and staff…

Barbara Binn

Barbara Binn has served as the Sijan Chapter Treasurer for the last several years, contributing her expertise as a Senior Tax Advisor for BLOCK Advisors with H&R Block.  With 25 years of experience, while working for H&R Block she prepares tax returns, has managed tax preparation offices, and also taught various income tax courses for…

Bill Houth

“Bill” Houth is Vice President of Communication for the Air Force Association. He is also Committee Member for the Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Council (MAC), and is active in other service orientated committees associated with Calvary Chapel East Side Colorado Springs. In his professional career Bill is the director of Webster University Peterson Campus…

Jeri Andrews

Jeri  Andrews is the Vice President of Community Partners for the Sijan Chapter.  In this position Jeri recruits new Community Partners for the Chapter.  Jeri also serves as the AFA Colorado State Treasurer, fulfilling the duties associated with that office.  Jeri has been involved with the Sijan Chapter for over 18 years serving in multiple…

Willie Kalaskie

William (Willie) Kalaskie received his commission through West Virginia University in 1978 and went on active duty as a missileer, in 1979.  He served most of his almost 25 years in the USAF in the “nuclear world” and retired as Chief, Basing and International Affairs, Air Force Space Command.  Willie retired from the air force…

Dave Geuting

Dave Geuting currently serves the Director of Business Development for Braxton Technologies.  Prior to joining Braxton in September 2016, Dave served as a Senior Capture Manager for Exelis and then Harris, after it acquired Exelis.  Previously he was the Air Force Solutions Manager for AT&T Government Solutions, Incorporated. Before entering the corporate world, Dave served…

Gayle Divine

Vice President of Programs for the Air Force Association, Lance P. Sijan Chapter.

Past Operations Director for the Military Affairs Council (MAC) of the Colorado Springs Chamber and Economic Development Corporation.