U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. - On Wednesday, the Air Force Academy announced who its commencement speaker is for this year's graduation.
General Joseph Dunford, Jr., is the nation's highest-ranking military officer and the principal military advisor to the President, Secretary of Defense, and National Security Council.
Gen. Dunford will address more than 900 members of the Academy's Class of 2017.
Graduation starts at 9:30 a.m. on May 24.
President Obama delivered the Academy's commencement speech at the graduation in 2016.