The Code of Support Foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees who provide ongoing oversight over the foundation and its activities, as well as its financial operation. At the present time, an initial board is in place consisting of three members, and is expected to grow to a five member board.
MG, USA (Ret) Alan B. Salisbury, Founder & Chairman
General Salisbury completed a 30-year career in the U.S. Army, with his final assignment as the Commanding General of the U.S. Army Information Systems Engineering Command. He then spent 12 years in industry in R&D assignments with Contel Corporation (President, Contel Technology Center) and the Microelectronics and Computer Technology Corporation (MCC) (EVP & COO), and then headed U.S. operations for Learning Tree International (Chairman & President). He has sat on numerous corporate boards, including four public companies, several non-profit boards, and has many professional associations. He is a graduate of West Point and holds MS and Ph.D. degrees from Stanford University.
BGen USAFR (Ret) Edward F. Rodriguez, Jr., Secretary and General Counsel
Edward F. (“Ed”) Rodriguez, Jr., is a member of the Virginia Bar, a former McGuireWoods, LLP, partner and former general counsel of Mitretek Systems, Inc. He served on active duty in the Air Force as a judge advocate for four years (1970 – 1974) and then for 25 years in the Air Force Reserve retiring in 1999 as a brigadier general. Ed graduated from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in 1966 with a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service (BSFS) degree. As a member of Georgetown’s Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC), he was commissioned in the Reserve of the United States Air Force and was a Distinguished Military Graduate. In 1969, Ed received a Juris Doctor (JD) degree from the University of Texas at Austin School of Law. After law school, he clerked for a year at the U.S. Court of Claims (now the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit) in Washington, DC, and then served on active duty in the Air Force Judge Advocate General’s Corps, until 1974, with assignments in Michigan, Vietnam and Washington. While on active duty, he successfully prosecuted an Air Force Office of Special Investigations agent for espionage.
RADM USN (Ret) J. Cameron Fraser, Jr.
Admiral Fraser is a professional engineer with a naval career that involved over 15 assignments of increasingly challenging leadership and management responsibilities. He served as commander of all operational Seabee units of the U.S. Navy in the Atlantic Fleet. He eventually earned direct leadership accountability for the performance of thousands of military and civilian personnel involved in real estate planning, deign, construction, operating and maintenance of shore activities. In his final assignment he had responsibility for directing shore activity policy, programs and budgets for the US Navy. He is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and holds degrees from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Stanford University and the Sloan School at M.I.T. He was awarded the Legion of Merit four times, including once with the Combat “V.”