Lt. Gen. William K. Hotchkiss III (Ret.) has served as CBI Chairman since 1999. He received his Bachelor of Science in Aviation degree at the Philippine State College of Aeronautics in 1970 and earned his Master’s degree in Education at the University of the Philippines in 1978. He completed General Staff Course at Escuela Superior del Aire, in Spain and finished International Fellows Course at National Defense University, Washington, DC. He served as the country’s 24th PAF Commanding General (1996-1999), as Director General of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (2012-2016), as Chairman of the Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines (2005-2006) and Rural Bankers Research & Development Foundation (2006-2007).