Colonel Randy Gordon, PhD

Colonel United States Air Force 

Biography

Colonel Randy “Laz” Gordon, PhD is currently serving as the Lead for the Secretary of the Air Force’s AI Technology Accelerator.  Prior to this, he served on the Secretary of the Air Force’s AFWERX technology innovation team with business, academia, and Airmen.  He is also a Presidential Fellow, Harvard Business School Alumnus, DARPA Fellow, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology Fellow.  He served the F-22 Combined Test Force as its commander and has additional flight test pilot experience in the F-15C/E, A-10A/C, F-16A/C, Bombardier BD-700 Global Express business jet, and 70 other military and civilian aircraft.