John P Hornung

John was born in New Orleans, Louisiana.  He received a BS in Physics and a Masters of Public Administration.  As a rocket scientist, John worked on NASA’s Apollo Space Program.  While with the Army's Combat Development Command, he designed mathematical models used to conduct war games to test global strategies for military operations.  John led research and development programs and rose to Deputy Director, Office of Statistical Programs and Standards at Headquarters U S Postal Service.  He received the Department of the Treasury's National Telecommunications and Information Systems Security Award, in recognition of his organization’s outstanding contributions.  John lives in Williamsburg, Virginia and he is a member of the Virginia Writers Club.

John with Saturn IB at The Kennedy Space Center, Florida