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Yvonne M. Gresnick

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Yvonne Gresnick is the Vice Director, Nevada Test and Training Range Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.
 
Ms. Gresnick is responsible for the organizations that develop, operate and maintain the NTTR, which is comprised of 2.9 million acres, 12,000 square miles of air space, and 1,400 targets supporting advanced composite force training, tactics development and testing. The NTTR also operates and maintains Leach Lake Tactics Range.

Ms. Gresnick was born in Royal Oak, Mich., and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Management in 1978 from Oakland University in Rochester, Mich. She was awarded a Master of Science degree in Social and Applied Economics from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio in 1981. She began her Air Force career in the F-15 Systems Program office at Wright Patterson AFB in the Data and Configuration Management Division. While stationed at Zaragoza AB, Spain, she served as a contract specialist, then contracting officer for the Spain Base Maintenance Contract office. She then transferred to Nellis AFB, where she served as contract specialist, then contracting officer for the Nevada Test and Training Range Contracts office. Ms. Gresnick was selected as a member of the Nellis Range Complex Integrated Product Team, which resulted in the stand up of the Range Management office. She served as the deputy of the Range Management office and became the civilian vice director of the 98th Range Wing upon its establishment in November 2001, and remained in the vice director position as the 98th Range Wing transitioned to the Nevada Test and Training Range.

EDUCATION
1978 Bachelor of Science in Management, Oakland University
1981 Master of Science in Social and Applied Economics, Wright State University

ASSIGNMENTS
1. October 1981 - June 1984, Configuration/Data Manager, F-15 Systems Program Office, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio
2. April 1989 - April 1990, Contract Administrator, OL-A Det 5, 7000th Contracting Squadron,
Zaragoza AB, Spain
3. May 1990 - Mar 1992 Contracting Officer, OL-A Det 5, 7000th Contracting Squadron, Zaragoza AB, Spain
4. April 1992 - Feb 1994, Contract Specialist, 554th Contracting Squadron, Nellis AFB, Nev.
5. March 1994 - Sept 1996, Contracting Officer, 99th Contracting Squadron, Nellis AFB, Nev.
6. Oct 1996 - July 1998, Nellis Range Complex Integrated Product Team, Nellis AFB, Nev.
7. August 1998 - Oct 2001, Deputy, Range Management Office, Nellis AFB, Nev.
8. November 2001 July 2011, Vice Director, 98th Range Wing, Nellis AFB, Nev.
9. July 2011 - present, Vice Director, Nevada Test and Training Range

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Air Force Meritorious Civilian Service Award