Chad Bushman, M.S.  Director, Education and Development:  Town Pump, Inc.

Chad Bushman, M.S.

Director, Education and Development: Town Pump, Inc.

  • M.S., Special Education: Applied Behavioral Analysis
  • M.A., Combating Terrorism: Policy and Strategy
  • M.A.S., Operations and Management
  • B.S., Behavioral Science

Chad Bushman is an Air Force combat veteran with experience in the Middle East and Latin America. He has served multiple deployments in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom, as well as numerous counter narco-terrorism operations.

Currently, Mr. Bushman serves as the Director of Education and Development for a private business based in Montana. Additionally, he serves as a security and red team advisor

Chad Bushman has earned a Master of Science in Education with an Applied Behavior Analysis specialization from Montana State University, Billings, a Master of Arts in Security Studies from the Naval Postgraduate School, a Master of Aeronautical Science in Operations and Management from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Science from the U.S. Air Force Academy.

Professional Experience

  • Director, Education and Development: Town Pump, Inc (2015 – Present).
  • Director, Education and Training: AWARE, Inc, (2012 – 2015).
  • U. S. Air Force (1995 – 2012).

Education & Professional Certifications

  • M.S., Special Education: Applied Behavioral Analysis, MSU—Billings, 2015
  • M.A., Combating Terrorism: Policy and Strategy, Naval Postgraduate School, 2009
  • M.A.S., Operations and Management, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, 1999
  • B.S., Behavioral Science, U.S. Air Force Academy, 1995

Scholarly Activity

  • Analogous Red Teams: Identifying Vulnerabilities and Improving Counterterrorism Capabilities, 2009.
  • Joint Fires (JFIRE) Format 20: Airdrop Briefing (Aerial Resupply), 2007.
  • Mobility Weapons Journal: Joint Terminal Attack Controller and Mobility Forces, 2006.
  • Integration: AC-130 Gunship and Air Mobility Operations , 2005.

Paper Advisor

  • Virtual Reality Parachute Training: The Cost-Effective Alternative, 1999.
  • Utilizing Artillery to Augment Traditional Enemy Air Defense Suppression Assets, Mobility Weapons Journal, 2006.
  • Incorporating Apache Attack Helicopter as Airlift Escort, Mobility Weapons Journal, 2006.Chinese Air Defense and Threats to Mobility Air Operations, Air Force Weapons Journal 2005.