Senior Staff, Summer Encampment 2014


Encampment Commander

Lt Col Randy Mitchell


Deputy Commander


Executive Officer

Capt Melinda Mathis


Commandant of Cadets

1st Lt Gabe McDowell


Finance Officer

Lt Col Jim Weiland


Operations Officer

 2nd Lt. Lori Van Meter


Admin Officer *


Air Operations Branch Director


Transportation Officer


Cadet Staff School (CSS)


Honor Guard School (HGS)

Command Chief Robert Dandridge, USAF, Ret.


Communications School


Public Affairs 

Lt Col Paul Hertel  


Medical Officers




Dining Hall Facility Officers


TAC Officers


Logistics Officer


In-Processing Officer


Out-Processing Officer


Safety Officer



*Admin Officer should have knowledge of Microsoft Office (especially Word and Excel).


The Illinois Wing Summer Encampment 2014 has the following additional Senior Member Staff openings:

Command Staff Positions:



Operations/Encampment Staff Positions:

Transportation/Van Drivers

Building/Facilities Officer

Medical/Heath Services Officer(s)

Dining Hall Facility Officer and Assitants

Public Affairs Staff: Photographer, Newsletter/Blog


For more information click here.


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