Ginny served as a joint specialty intelligence officer from 1980-2000, and while stationed at USAFA, won the O'Malley Award (outstanding AOC) and 34th Training Group Officer of the Year Award. After retirement, she became the AOG Stewardship Director and Director of Class Giving. She earned her Ph.D. in Educational Policy, Planning, and Leadership from William and Mary, and has authored/co-authored two books. Ginny has her own consulting company and works with educators throughout the United States and in over 20 countries. She has been a USAFA Parents' Club president, USAFA Admissions Liaison Officer, Falcon Heritage Forum speaker, and is the 1980 CS-25 representative. Ginny is married to Larry Tonneson (USAFA'80) and they live in Williamsburg, Virginia. They have two children, Matt (USAFA '04) and Jen (USAF surgeon).