Stark Leadership

At Stark, we know that to have an exceptional product, you have to have an exceptional team. We have brought together a group of individuals who have a vast amount of experience in the aerospace and defense industries, the skills to create a superior product, and the commitment to provide products and services that protect our armed forces.

Stark is dedicated to hiring quality employees, and our employees are dedicated to the quality of our products. Through our “Have You Delivered?” program, our team members continually check to make sure we are providing top quality, cost-effective products and services in a safe and timely fashion while continuously improving our systems and processes to even better serve our customers.

Robert Foglesong

Robert FoglesongRobert H. Foglesong is the Chairman of the Board and CEO of Stark Aerospace. He is also the President and Executive Director of the Appalachian Leadership and Education Foundation, a non-profit he founded whose mission is to identify and enable financially challenged, motivated young men and women from Appalachia to attend college and prepare themselves for leadership roles in their communities and businesses. He was appointed by the President of the United States as Chairman of the US-Russia Commission on MIA/POW’s and continues to serve in that role.

Foglesong is a retired General from the United States Air Force. He served in various jobs in the Air Force to include the Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force, Commander of United States Air Forces in Europe, and Assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. After retiring from the Air Force, he served as the President of Mississippi State University and as an independent director on numerous Board of Directors across a variety of businesses. Foglesong has a PhD in Chemical Engineering, an MSChE, and a BSChE from West Virginia University and several honorary doctorates.


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