Chain of Command

Commander in Chief: Honorable Barack H. Obama

Secretary of Defense: Honorable Charles T. Hagel

Secretary of the Air Force: Honarable Debra Lee James

Air Force Chief of Staff: Gen. Mark A. Welsh III

Commander, AETC: Gen. Robin Rand

Air University Commander: Lt. Gen. David S. Fadok

Commander, Holm Center: Brig. Gen. Robert D. Thomas

Commander, AFROTC: Col. Eric J. Wydra

Southeast Region Commander: Col. Russel G. Carriker

Det 172 Commander: Lt. Col. Melvin D. Green III

Operation Flight Commander: Capt Mark Morris

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