Vance Renfroe

Vance1Aubrey Vance Renfroe is president and CEO of Renfroe Associates International, a business development and government relations firm with interests in Pennsylvania, Washington DC, the Middle East, and India. He is also president and chairman of the board of directors of the Minuteman Institute for National Defense Studies.

Renfroe retired from the US Air Force as a Colonel, having spent most of his career in the Air National Guard. He is a combat-seasoned command pilot evaluator. During his military career he served as senior Air National Guard Advisor to Headquarters USAF Operations and Plans, and as the first Senior Reserve Forces Advisor to the Commander of United States Forces in Europe and Supreme Allied Commander, Europe. Renfroe was the co-creator and first Director of International Affairs for the National Guard of the United States.

Colonel Renfroe earned the Education Specialist Degree (EdS) from the George Washington University and has academic expertise in international affairs and comparative religion. He publishes, is a frequent speaker, and serves on the Editorial Board of Common Defense Quarterly. He has been married for 45 years to Dr. Anita L. Renfroe, internationally acclaimed pianist and Director of Keyboard Studies at the Millersville University of Pennsylvania. They have two children and three granddaughters.