Directors of the Department Important leadership, governance, and management functions of the Department are performed by selected senior faculty members as a service to our programs and to the Military Academy. These are our Directors. Department Head COL James Raftery Deputy Department Head COL Christa Chewar Curriculum Director Dr. Wenli Huang Coordinates and facilitates the continuous process of curriculum change. Engineering, Technology, and Logistics Support Director Mr. Bradley Dick Leads and administers Computer Support, Engineering Support, and Supply/Logistics support to the teaching and research programs. Communications Director COL Kirk Ingold Coordinates communications supporting the relationship between the Department and cadets, especially prospective majors. Assessment Director COL James Raftery Coordinates and facilitates the Department's continuous assessment and improvement systems and procedures, including both academic programs and other department processes. Professional Development Director Prof. Aaron St. Leger Coordinates the Department's program of developmental seminars and workshops. Advanced Individual Academic Development (AIAD) Director LTC Malcolm Haynes Leads and coordinates the Department's program for cadet summer academic experiences throughout the world. Executive Officer LTC Steve Elgan Leads Administrative Support and operations of the Department. Faculty Recruiting Officer MAJ Daniel Ruiz Leads and implements the Department's programs for recruiting of military faculty members.