“General Eberhart followed his illustrious military career with a spectacular career in the financial services industry,” said Ted Digges, the Executive Director of The American College Penn Mutual Center for Veterans Affairs and Chair of the selection committee. “We are proud to honor such an individual with this award.”
A graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado, General Eberhart's active duty military career spanned 36 years with his last assignment as Commander, U.S. Northern Command and Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. He is also a command pilot with more than 5,000 flight hours.
The Soldier-Citizen Award was established in 2014 to recognize extraordinary individuals who have served honorably in the United States military, achieved success in the financial services industry, and who have selflessly given back to society and their community.
# # #