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Maryland Wing Headquarters Wing Staff

  Commander Col. Wes LaPre
  Vice Commander Lt. Col. John Henderson
  Chief of Staff Lt Col. Christopher Howell
  Command NCO MSgt David C. Tolson
Safety (SE)    
  Director of Safety Lt Col Ray Phillips
  Health Services Vacant
  Mishap Review Officer (Bodily Injuries) Vacant
Administration & Personnel (A1)    
  Director Lt. Col. Chris Howell
  Recruiting Maj Colleen McCormick
Aerospace Education (A7A)    
  Director Lt. Col. Robert Terry
  External Aerospace Education Lt. Col. James Williams
  Internal Aerospace Education Lt. Col. Charles Roe
Cadet Programs (A9)    
  Director of Cadet Programs Lt. Col. David Trick
  Deputy Director Vacant
  Cadet Activities Lt. Col. Laurence Buck
  Honor Guard Maj. Victor Santos
Chaplain (HC) Ch Lt. Col. Edco Bailey
Communications (A6)    
  Director  Lt. Col. Michael Starr
  Deputy DC Maj Mark Coppenbarger
  Licensing Lt. Col. Jackie Fries
  Training Maj. John Pak
Emergency Services (A2)    
  Deputy Chief of Staff, Emergency Services Lt. Col. Charles Midkiff 
  Chief, Emergency Services Training Capt Christophe Marchand
  Assistant Chief, Emergency Services Training MSgt Dave Donohue
  Disaster Relief Chief Vacant
Field Fundraising and Grants Director of Development Lt Col John Strong
Financial Management (A8)    
  Director Lt. Col. Chris Roche
  Deputy Director Vacant
  Grants Maj. Jonathan Ebbeler
Government Relations (LL) Capt Wyatt Hartman  
Group 1 Commander Maj Laura M Smith-Velazquez  
Group 2 Commander Lt. Col. Eric Tiso  
Group 3 Commander Lt. Col. Robert Thompson  
Historian (HO) Lt. Col Frank Jarosinksi  
Information Technology (A6I - IT)    
  Director of IT/Information Technology Officer 1st Lt Anthony Naia  
  Webmaster SM Jim Mandelblatt  
  Advisor to the Commander (Cyber) SM James Lai  
Inspector General (IG) Lt. Col. Scott Harris  
Legal (JA) Lt. Col. Phil Walker  
Logistics (A4)    
  Director Lt. Col. Vaclav Konecny
  Asst. Director 2d Lt. Christian Action
  Supply Lt. Col. Sherry McManus
  Transportation Lt. Col. Vaclav Konecny
Operations (A3)    
  Director Maj. John Ralph
  Aircraft Maintenance 2nd Lt Robert Rapp
  Chesapeake Bay Patrol 1st Lt Joseph Dorffner
  Counterdrug Lt. Col. Christopher Howell
  Operations Officer Lt. Col. Don Ells
  Pilot Development Maj. Martin Sacks
  Special Missions Maj. Jonathan Neumann
  Standards/Evaluation Lt. Col. Pete Loewenheim
  Standards/Evaluation Training Lt. Col. Anthony Vallillo
  Chief small Unmanned Airborne Systems sUAS Capt. Jake Aytes


Plans and Program (A5) VACANT  
Education and Training (A7ET)    
  Director Lt. Col. Mark Kukucka
  Asst. Director
Lt. Col. Rory Garnice
  Testing Lt. Col. Mark Kukucka
Public Affairs (PA) Vacant  
Wing Administrator (WA) Mr. Corey Regelin  
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