Nancy Burns

Nancy Burns retired from the Air Force Academy in August 2011 after 45 years of government service, the majority of which as part of the Academy staff. She served under 14 Superintendents, and spent 17 years as a Protocol Officer and 20 years as the Chief of Development and Alumni Programs. Ms. Burns was the principal advisor to the Superintendent and the Academy on all matters relating to private development and alumni programs. She brings a wealth of history and experience in Academy fundraising efforts to the Endowment, including her in-depth knowledge of the working relationships between all private organizations supporting the Academy. In addition to joining the Endowment Board, she is currently a Trustee of the Air Force Academy Foundation and the Falcon Foundation.