Colonel (Ret.) David Gebhart is a 20 year Air Force veteran that served from December 1978 to August 1999. Gebhart served as commander of several audiovisual squadrons and communications squadrons throughout his career. “My most memorable moment was my first day of duty after being assigned to the Pentagon,” said Gebhart. “My biggest accomplishment was Being assigned as the Operations Officer to lead and serve with members of the 1615th (P) Audiovisual Squadron in the Gulf during Operations DESERT SHIELD and DESERT STORM.”
Gebhart is currently the Deputy Director of Defense Media Center, Riverside, California. The Defense Media Center operates the American Forces Network, which provides “a touch of home” for U.S. service members and their families overseas through the delivery of stateside commercial radio and television programming services.