NASA Administrator, Major General U.S. Marine Corps (retired)
Hometown: Columbia, South Carolina
Education: B.S. Electrical Sciences, U.S. Naval Academy; M.S. Systems Management, University of Southern California; United States Naval Test Pilot School
Occupation:NASA Administrator, Major General U.S. Marine Corps (retired)
Other Notables:Member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., veteran of the Vietnam War and Operation Desert Thunder, Defense Distinguished Service Medal, Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit (2) Distinguished Flying Cross
What do you think of Charles’ advice to the young boy or girl, who says “I want to be the first person to go to Mars. I want to do it!”?
Phil Noble Commentary
Col. Bolden is about reaching for the stars – literally. His life should be an inspiration to every child in the state.