|Andrew "Pete" Boerlage|
Director, Facilities Management
Naval Postgraduate School
Mr. Andrew “Pete” Boerlage is the Director, Facilities Management. His responsibilities include oversight of the space management of the Naval Postgraduate School’s (NPS) physical facilities to include 17 buildings residing on over 133 acres of land. Ensures the effective and efficient use of office, classroom, and lab space on campus; responsible for generating a way-ahead plan to optimize space usage through-out the University on and off campus. Helps develops comprehensive plans to take advantage off-campus options to accommodate mission functions. Assists the NPS President and Provost in managing the university’s future growth potential; spearheads the evaluation of new programs, curriculums, and research initiatives based on current and future space requirements.
Mr. Boerlage entered the Air Force in 1982. During his 28-year career he served in numerous operational, staff, and command positions. He served a tour at NPS as the Military Associate Dean, Graduate School of Operational and Information Sciences. Additionally, he served a tour in the Pentagon as the Deputy for National Intelligence, Air Force Director of Weather and as the commander of the 45th Weather Squadron at Patrick Air Force Base in Florida. Prior to his retirement from the Air Force, Mr. Boerlage served as the NPS Chief of Staff.
Mr. Boerlage has a Masters Degree in Meteorology from NPS and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Zoology from Washington State University, Pullman Washington. Mr. Boerlage is also a graduate of the Air Force’s Squadron Officers School, Air Command and Staff College, and Air War College.
His awards include, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with four oak leaf clusters; Air Force Commendation Medal with one oak leaf cluster; Meritorious Service Medal with six oak leaf clusters; and the Legion of Merit.