KYLE, TX, January 30, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Christopher S. Adams Jr. with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Mr. Adams celebrates many years of experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
With more than 40 years of professional experience, Mr. Adams retired in 1994, having previously excelled as the vice president of business development for the Andrew Corporation since 1987 and the associate director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory from 1983 to 1986. Prior to these roles, he held a number of positions with the United States Air Force, including as chief of staff of SAC from 1982 to 1983 and the commander of the 12th Air Division from 1975 to 1978. From 1973 to 1975, Mr. Adams served as the commander of the 90th Strategic Missile Wing, and from 1970 to 1973, he was the director of plans and policy with the J-5 Defense Nuclear Agency. Earlier in his career, Mr. Adams found success as a pilot for the B-36 and B-52 at Ramey Air Force Base. Mr. Adams was initially commissioned with the United States Air Force in 1952, advancing through the grades to major general in 1979.
In addition to his military career, Mr. Adams pursued an education with a number of institutions. He obtained an Associate of Science with Tarleton State University in 1950, and later earned a Bachelor of Science in 1952 with the East Texas State Teachers College. After obtaining some experience in the field, Mr. Adams returned to his studies with the Industrial College of the Armed Forces, graduating in 1973.
Throughout his career, Mr. Adams has been celebrated for his accomplishments. He has been featured in numerous publications, including multiple editions of Who's Who in Finance and Business, Who's Who in America, Who's Who in Science and Engineering, Who's Who in the South and Southwest, and Who's Who in the World. Looking toward the future, Mr. Adams hopes to continue enjoying his retirement alongside his family.
In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Christopher Adams has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit www.ltachievers.com for more information about this honor.
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