A 1993 graduate, Lt Col Steve Beasley has served as an air traffic controller, B-1 Bomber pilot, and staff officer. He has deployed in support of Operations SOUTHERN WATCH, and recently returned from an ENDURING FREEDOM deployment. Steve spent two years in operational plans at 9th Air Force and US Central Command Air Forces, and two more years in operational plans on the Air Staff before attending ACSC and the school for Advanced Air and Space Studies. He's currently the 34th Bomb Squadron Commander. Steve, his wife, Nicole, and their five children regularly journey back to USAFA.