General Dunwoody retired in 2012 as a 4-star Army General after 37 years of service to our country. In her last assignment, she led the largest global logistics command in the Army comprising of 69,000 military and civilian personnel located in all 50 states and over 140 countries with a budget of over $60 billion dollars.
In 20008, General Dunwoody earned the historic distinction of being the first woman in U.S. Military history to achieve the rank of four-star general. She is the fourth generation of her family to serve in the U.S. Army and the third to achieve flag officer rank.
She has been recognized by the NCAA with its highest honor, the Theodore Roosevelt Award. She has also been recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association with its Lifetime Achievement Award and by France with its National Order of Merit.
Today, General Dunwoody is President of First 2 Four, LLC, a leadership mentoring and strategic advisory services company. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for L-3 Communications, Republic Services, and Logistics Management Institute. She also serves on the Council of Trustees for the Association of the United States Army, Florida Institute of Technology, ThanksUSA and the Army Historical Foundation.
General Dunwoody’s book, A Higher Standard was released in April 2015.