Wall of Fame Selection Process and Criteria

The process and criteria used to identify and select new individuals to be inducted into the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Distinguished Civilian Wall of Fame are described below.

Selection Process

  1. Selection and induction of new members will be done every two years.
  2. Nominations will be solicited from the Commanding General US Army Space and Missile Defense Command (USASMDC);  the Deputy to the Commander for Research, Development, and Acquisition USASMDC; the Deputy Commanding General for Operations USASMDC; Program Director for Ground-Based Midcourse Defense Joint Program Office; and the  Program Executive Officer for Missiles and Space.
  3. The ASMDA Board of Directors will select a Wall of Fame Committee to oversee the selection process.  This Committee will solicit the nominations, evaluate the candidates, and select the individuals to be inducted based on the selection criteria described below.  Selection will be based on exceptional contributions and will be made at the sole discretion of the ASMDA Board or Directors (based on the recommendations of the ASMDA Wall of Fame Committee.)
  4. Nominations must include a detailed description of the nominee’s experience, qualifications, and contributions related to space and missile defense (normally
  5. All candidates must meet the minimum criteria described below.

Selection Criteria

  1. Candidates must be former civilian employees of the U. S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, the PEO – Missiles and Space, or the Ground-Based Mid Course Joint Program Office or their predecessor organizations.
  2. Candidates must have a minimum of 10 years of civil service in the above organizations or their predecessor organizations.
  3. Candidates must have demonstrated a strong commitment to the furtherance of the objectives of space and missile defense organizations, programs, and its people.
  4. Candidates must have made significant technical, business, and/or management contributions to space and missile defense.
  5. Candidates must be of high integrity.

Nominations can be mailed to the following address:

ASMDA
Distinguished Civilian Nomination Committee
P.O Box 11001
Huntsville, AL 35814-1001