Winnefeld (b. 1956) is a retired US Navy Admiral who was the 17th commanding officer of the USS Enterprise. He led Enterprise on her 18th deployment which included combat in Afghanistan immediately following the September 11, 2001 attacks. Winnefeld was the recipient of 3 Defense Distinguished Service Medals, Navy Distinguished Service Medal, Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit (twice), Bronze Star Medal and a Canadian Meritous Service Cross.
I mailed to Winnefeld on November 16 and got the card back on December 18, for a 32-day TAT.