Currently alive, at 71 years of age.
US administrator, journalist, and Pentagon spokesman.
He received his BA from Amherst College and an MBA and MA in Journalism from Columbia University.
Bacon is the co-chairman of the Partnership for Effective Peace Operations.
He serves on the boards of The American University in Cairo, Population Action International and InterAction.
President of Refugees International, an advocacy organization in Washington, DC.
1969-1994 – We was a reporter, editor and columnist for the Wall Street Journal based in Washington, DC.
1994-2001 – Assistant Secretary, Public Affairs, at the U.S. Department of Defense.
Served as Pentagon spokesman and managed a large internal communications operation for the U.S. military.