Col. (Retired) Bob Lowe (USAFA ’71) served 26 years in command and staff positions at squadron, wing, USTRANSCOM, Air Staff and OSD levels. A command pilot, Bob logged almost 4,000 hours, primarily in the C-130. Bob was an Academy AOC/Group AOC/94th commander 1983-1987. From 1997-2016, he worked for Lockheed Martin marketing the AC/HC/MC-130J to ACC and AFSOC. Bob and Marybeth live in Woodland Park, Colorado, and Kennesaw, Georgia. Sons, Matt '95 and Patrick '01, graduated from USAFA and served as career Air Force officers. Their daughter, Kate, is a communications director in Atlanta.