Gary & Colleen Foster are the proud parents of two daughters. Cailin graduated 26 May 2021 and is now a Developmental Mechanical Engineer in the US Air Force. C2C Ashlyn is an IC athlete on the USAFA Women’s Dive Team. She is pursuing a degree in Aeronautical Engineering and will legacy to CS-13 beginning in the fall semester.
Gary and Colleen have been active with the USAFA CPC since the fall of 2017. They have participated in various areas such as helping fill Goodie Bags for the cadets, helping at Football tailgates, assisting with Colorado Night events, etc., and for the past two years, serving as the New Appointee Event (NAE) Coordinators. The NAE is a great introduction for parents and new appointees to USAFA CPC/USAFA and all they have to offer.
Gary is a 1990 Graduate from USAFA and currently works for the Missile Defense Agency at Schriever AFB. He is a retired Lt. Col and earned his Ph.D at The Ohio State University in Systems & Manufacturing Engineering. He has worked previously at USAFA as an AOC for CS-22, Course Director, Associate Professor & Executive Officer for the Mathematics Department, and Chief of Standardization, Policy, and Disenrollment at USAFA in the 34th Training Group. Colleen is employed as an Office Manager for SupCat Services LLC.
The Fosters treasure time spent traveling as a family, playing with their Samoyed doggy, Khione, biking, playing tennis/pickleball, and participating in various other outdoor activities. They call Monument, Colorado home.