Vision: To be the recognized US Air Force lead in enhancing international cooperation, capability and capacity to strengthen Global Security
Mission: SAF/IA is a team of international affairs experts committed to enabling conflict prevention and joint/coalition operational success through sustained security cooperation activities in air, space, and cyberspace domains. Our focus is on maintaining and building trust with existing and new partners for our mutual security interests while strengthening US and Global Security
Heidi H. Grant, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C. She provides policy oversight and guidance to international programs supporting national security objectives through politico-military affairs, security assistance programs, technology and information disclosure, education and training, cooperative research and development, and attaché affairs.
Maj Gen Richard C. Johnston is Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs, Office of the Under Secretary of the Air Force, Washington, D.C. International Affairs is responsible for formulating and integrating U.S. Air Force policy with respect to political-military relationships, security assistance, technology and information disclosure issues, and attaché affairs in support of U.S. Government objectives.