Detachment 595 Cadre


Lieutenant Colonel Steven P. Jordan is the Professor of Aerospace Studies and the Commander of Air Force ROTC Detachment 595 at North Carolina State University, Raleigh. In this capacity he leads a cadre of officers and enlisted members responsible for recruiting, educating, training and motivating officer candidates for the United States Air Force.

Lt Col Jordan received his commission through the Air Force ROTC program at North Carolina State University in 2004 and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. Lt Col Jordan has served in a variety of engineering, acquisition, and financial management positions related to flight test, program management, and research & development. He has commanded at the squadron level and served on a major command staff supporting Air Mobility Command.

Prior to his current assignment, Lt Col Jordan served as the Technical Director of the Strategic Services Division of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center at Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachussetts.
 

EDUCATION

  • 2004 Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, NC State University, Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 2004 Air and Space Basic Course, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
  • 2009 Master of Science, Elect. Eng., Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
  • 2012 Squadron Officers School, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
  • 2013 Air Command and Staff College (correspondence)
  • 2015 Professional Financial Management Course, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
  • 2017 Defense Financial Management Course, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
  • 2020 Air War College (correspondence)

 

ASSIGNMENTS

  1. July 2004 – June 2006, Test Support Engineer, 53rd Test Support Squadron, Tyndall AFB, Florida
  2. July 2006 – March 2007, Avionics Systems Engineer, 82d Aerial Targets Squadron, Tyndall AFB, Florida
  3. April 2007 – March 2009, Student, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
  4. April 2009 – Feb. 2011, Laser Radar Program Manager, Sensors Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
  5. March 2011 – Sept. 2011, Government Lead, HALOE Program, Kandahar Air Field, Afghanistan
  6. Oct. 2011 – June 2012, Laser Radar Program Manager, Sensors Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
  7. July 2012 – July 2014, Operations Officer, AFROTC Detachment 770, Clemson University, South Carolina
  8. Aug. 2014 – July 2015, Recruiting Flight Commander, AFROTC Detachment 770, Clemson University, South Carolina
  9. Aug. 2015 – April 2017, MAJCOM Budget Analyst, Headquarters Air Mobility Command Financial Management Directorate, Scott AFB, Illinois
  10. May 2017 – June 2019, Commander, 62nd Comptroller Squadron, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington
  11. July 2019 – July 2021, Technical Director, Strategic Services Division, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Hanscom AFB, Massachusetts.
  12. July 2021 – Present, Commander & Professor of Aerospace Studies, Air Force ROTC Detachment 595, NC State University, Raleigh, North Carolina.
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    MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

    • Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters
    • Air Force Commendation Medal
    • Air Force Achievement Medal with oak leaf cluster
    • Air Force Meritorious Unit Award
    • Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with oak leaf cluster
    • Air Force Organizational Excellence Award

     

    EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION

    • Second Lieutenant June 13, 2004
    • First Lieutenant June 13, 2006
    • Captain June 13, 2008
    • Major Dec 1, 2014
    • Lieutenant Colonel June 1, 2019

    (Current as of July 2021)


Major Sherri L. Carr is the Education Officer for Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) Detachment 595. She oversees standardization and evaluation of AFROTC curriculum within the Detachment and currently teaches the Junior AS300 course.
Major Carr entered the Air Force in 1997 and served as an enlisted personnelist for 4.5 years. She then earned her commission via AFROTC in 2004.
She has experience in personnel, manpower, protocol, recruiting, host nation coordination, immigrations and theater security cooperation. She has worked at the squadron, group, wing, Numbered Air Force and Major Command level, spanning across Air Education and Training Command, Air Combat Command, Air Force Special Operations Command and Air Forces Central Command. Major Carr has deployed in support of Operations ENDURING FREEDOM, INHERENT RESOLVE and FREEDOM’S SENTINEL. She is married and has three children.
 
 

EDUCATION

  • 2001 Airman Leadership School, Distinguished Graduate, Maxwell AFB, AL
  • 2001 Associate in Applied Science, Personnel Management, Community College of the Air Force, Maxwell AFB, AL
  • 2004 Bachelor of Science, Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
  • 2009 Master’s Degree, Psychology, Walden University, Minneapolis, MN
  • 2010 Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, AL
  • 2020 Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL

 

ASSIGNMENTS

  1. Jan 1997 – Mar 1997, Trainee, Basic Military Training, Lackland AFB, Texas
  2. Mar 1997 – May 1997, Personnel Apprentice, Keesler AFB, MS
  3. May 1997 – Mar 2000, Commander Support Staff Representative, 71st Operations Support Squadron, Vance AFB, OK
  4. Mar 2000 – Aug 2001, Separations Counselor, Officer Training School, Maxwell AFB, AL
  5. Aug 2001 – May 2004, Cadet, Detachment 156, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
  6. Jun 2005 – Apr 2007, Squadron Section Commander, 2nd Civil Engineer Squadron, Barksdale AFB, LA
  7. Apr 2007 – Jan 2008, Chief, Relocations/Employments, 2nd Mission Support Squadron, Barksdale AFB, LA
  8. Jan 2008 – Jan 2009, Chief of Protocol, 19th Air Force, Randolph AFB, TX
  9. Jan 2009 – Jun 2010, Director, Manpower and Personnel, 19th Air Force, Randolph AFB, TX
  10. Jun 2010 – Aug 2011, Chief, Personnel Programs Branch, HQ Air Force Recruiting Service, Randolph AFB, TX
  11. Aug 2011 – Jan 2015, Group Executive Officer, AFSOC
  12. Jan 2015 – May 2016, Director, Manpower and Personnel Programs/Initiatives, Air Force Special Operations Command
  13. May 2016 – Aug 2017, Chief of Immigrations, Host Nation Coordination Cell, Al Udeid AB, Qatar
  14. Aug 2017 – Aug 2018, Director, Manpower and Personnel Programs/Initiatives, Air Force Special Operations Command
  15. Aug 2018 – May 2019, Branch Chief, Arabian Peninsula, Theater Security Cooperation, United States Air Forces Central Command, Shaw AFB, SC
  16. May 2019 – Dec 2020, Director of Staff, Theater Security Cooperation, United States Air Forces Central Command, Shaw AFB, SC
  17. Jan 2021 – Present, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies, Detachment 595, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

 

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal
  • Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters
  • Air Force Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters
  • Joint Service Achievement Medal
  • Air Force Achievement Medal with one oak leaf cluster
  • Gallant Unit Citation
  • Combat Readiness Medal with one oak leaf cluster
  • Air Force Good Conduct Medal with one oak leaf cluster
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Humanitarian Service Medal

 

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION

  • Airman Basic, 29 January 1997
  • Airman, 29 July 1997
  • Airman First Class, 29 May 1998
  • Senior Airman (Below-the-Zone), 29 July 1999
  • Staff Sergeant, 1 Jul 2001
  • Second Lieutenant, 9 Jun 2004
  • First Lieutenant, 9 Jun 2006
  • Captain, 9 Jun 2008
  • Major, 1 Nov 2014

(Current as of August 2021)

Captain Madeleine D. Jonson is the Operations Flight Commander for Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) Detachment 595. She is responsible for the construction, management, and execution of all professional military training and cadet operations. She also teaches the Senior AS400 course.

Captain Jonson is from Virginia Beach, Virginia. She received her commission in May 2014 through the Reserve Officer Training Corps, Detachment 890, at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Foreign Affairs. Throughout her career, Captain Jonson has led over 600 Airman through various flight commands, specializing in transportation and distribution logistics.

EDUCATION

  • 2014 Bachelor of Arts, Foreign Affairs, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
  • 2015 Logistics Readiness Officer Course, Sheppard AFB, TX
  • 2017 Management of Aerial Port Operations Course, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, NJ
  • 2017 Contingency Wartime Planning Course, Curtis E. Lemay Center, Maxwell AFB, AL
  • 2017 Installation Deployment Officers Course, Maxwell AFB, AL
  • 2020 Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, AL

ASSIGNMENTS

  1. Apr 2015 – Aug 2015, Aerial Port Duty Officer, 89th Aerial Port Squadron, Andrews AFB, MD
  2. Aug 2015 – Dec 2015, Flight Commander, Passenger Services Flight, 89th Aerial Port Squadron, Andrews AFB, MD
  3. Dec 2015 – Apr 2017, Flight Commander, Air Terminal Operations Center, 89th Aerial Port Squadron, Andrews AFB, MD
  4. Apr 2017 – Apr 2018, Flight Commander, Ground Transportation Flight, 11th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Andrews AFB, MD
  5. Apr 2018 – Sep 2018, Flight Commander, Deployment and Distribution Flight, 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Ramstein AB, Germany
  6. Sep 2018 – Mar 2019, Deployed, Officer In Charge, Joint Movement Control Center-Turkey, 39th Mission Support Group, Incirlik AB, Turkey
  7. Mar 2019 – May 2020, Flight Commander, Vehicle Management Flight, 86th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Ramstein AB, Germany
  8. Mat 2020 – Aug 2020, Assistant Director of Operations, 86th Material Maintenance Squadron, Ramstein AB, Germany
  9. Aug 2020 – Apr 2021, Executive Officer, 86th Logistics Readiness Group, Ramstein AB, Germany
  10. Apr 2021 – Present, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies, Detachment 595, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

  • Air Force Commendation Medal
  • Air Force Achievement Medal
  • Army Achievement Medal
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Armed Forces Service Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

  • 2016 Top Graduate Award, Management of Aerial Port Operations Course, USAF Expeditionary Center, JBMDL, NJ
  • 2017 89th Airlift Wing CGO of the Quarter Award Winner
  • 2017 Air Force’s Large Air Terminal of the Year Unit Award Winner, 89th Aerial Port Squadron, Andrews AFB, MD
  • 2018 2x 11th Logistics Readiness Squadron CGO of the Quarter Award Winner
  • 2019 2x 86th Vehicle Readiness Squadron CGO of the Quarter Award Winner
  • 2019 86th Vehicle Readiness Squadron CGO of the Year Award Winner
  • 2019 86th Vehicle Readiness Squadron Logistics Readiness Officer of the Year Award Winner

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION

  • Second Lieutenant, 16 May 2014
  • First Lieutenant, 30 Oct 2016
  • Captain, 30 Oct 2018

(Current as of August 2021)

Captain Derek W. Loftis is the Recruiting Flight Commander for Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) Detachment 595. He is responsible for the construction, management, and execution of all unit recruiting efforts and currently teaches the Freshman AS100 course.

Capt Loftis entered the Air Force in 2014 and has served as a Nuclear Missile Operations Officer since then. He earned his commission in December 2014 through AFROTC at Virginia Tech. He has experience in ICBM Operations and Nuclear Cryptographic Operations. He has worked at the squadron level in Air Force Global Strike Command.

EDUCATION

  • 2014 Bachelor of Science, Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
  • 2015 ICBM Operations Training, Distinguished Graduate, Vandenberg AFB, CA
  • 2019 Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, AL

ASSIGNMENTS

  1. Aug 2010 – Dec 2014, Cadet, Detachment 875, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
  2. Feb 2015 – Aug 2015, Student, 532d Training Squadron, Vandenberg AFB, CA
  3. Aug 2015 – Jan 2017, ICBM Combat Crew Deputy Commander, 12th Missile Squadron, Malmstrom AFB, MT
  4. Jan 2017 – Aug 2018, ICBM Combat Crew Commander, 12th Missile Squadron, Malmstrom AFB, MT
  5. Aug 2018 – Oct 2020, Nuclear Cryptographic Operator, 90th Operations Support Squadron, F.E. Warren AFB, WY
  6. Oct 2020 – Aug 2021, ICBM Combat Crew Flight Commander, 320th Missile Squadron, F.E. Warren AFB, WY
  7. Aug 2021 – Present, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies, Detachment 595, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

  • Air Force Commendation Medal with one oak leaf cluster
  • Air Force Achievement Medal with one oak leaf cluster
  • Combat Readiness Medal with one oak leaf cluster
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal with ‘N’ Device

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION

  • Second Lieutenant, 19 Dec 2014
  • First Lieutenant, 17 Jan 2017
  • Captain, 17 Jan 2019

(Current as of August 2021)

Technical Sergeant Deaven W. Gathers is a Personnel, Non- Commissioned Officer in Charge at the Air Force’s Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC), Detachment 595 located at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. As the NCOIC of Personnel, he is responsible for the monitoring and update for all scholarship actions to include tuition, fees, subsistence and textbooks. TSgt Gathers also oversees the cadet life-cycle personnel actions and updates for medical, physical, enlistment actions, categorization and commissioning processes from cradle to grave.

Sergeant Gathers joined the Air Force as a Personnelist. Throughout his career, he has filled various roles including Career Development Apprentice, Force Management Journeyman, Customer Service Supervisor, Base Formal Training Manager, HR Field Advisor and Deployment and Readiness Center Service School Coordinator/ Military Liaison. He also served overseas in Kuwait and at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti.
 
 

EDUCATION

  • 2009 Basic Military Training, Lackland AFB, Texas
  • 2009 Personnel Course, Keesler AFB, Mississippi
  • 2014 Airman Leadership School, Joint Base Charleston, SC
  • 2017 Non-Commissioned Officer Academy, non-residence, Ft. George G. Meade
  • 2017 Associates in Applied Science degree, Human Resource Management, Community College of the Air Force

 

ASSIGNMENTS

  1. June 2009-August 2009, Student, Basic Military Training, Lackland AFB, Texas
  2. August 2009-October 2009, Student, Technical Training School, Keesler AFB, Mississippi
  3. October 2009-July 2015, Career Development Apprentice, Force Management Journeyman, Customer Service Supervisor, 628 Force Support Squadron, Joint Base Charleston, South Carolina
  4. July 2015-February 2018, Base Formal Training Manager, HR Field Advisor and Deployment and Readiness Center Service School Coordinator/ Military Liaison, 707 Force Support Squadron, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland
  5. March 2018 – Present, NCOIC, Personnel, AFROTC Detachment 595, Raleigh, NC

 

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

  • Joint Service Achievement Medal
  • Air Force Achievement Medal with one oak leaf cluster
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

 

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION

  • Airman June 23, 2009
  • Airman First Class August 21, 2009
  • Senior Airman June 21, 2011
  • Staff Sergeant March 01, 2014
  • Technical Sergeant December 1, 2018

(Current as of August 2021)

Technical Sergeant Natalie R. Aguilera is an Administrative Manager, Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge at the Air Force’s Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC), Detachment 595 located at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. As the Administrative Manager, she is primarily responsible for Cadet Actions and preparing Cadets to be professional, war-fighting Airmen who can supervise and lead Air Force work teams to support the employment of Air, Space, and Cyberspace power. Sergeant Aguilera is committed to training, leading and developing Cadets assigned to Detachment 595.

Sergeant Aguilera joined the Air Force as a Knowledge Operations Manager. Throughout her career, she has filled various roles including an Enlisted Executive Assistant, Postal Technician, Knowledge Operations Manager, Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge of Admin, Unit Fitness Program Manager, and many other duties under the scope of administration. She also served two overseas deployments to Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar.
 
 

EDUCATION

  • 2012 Basic Military Training, Lackland AFB, Texas
  • 2012 Knowledge Operations Management Course, Keesler AFB, Mississippi
  • 2015 Associate in Criminal Justice, American InterContinental University Online, Schaumburg, III
  • 2016 Airman Leadership School, Robins AFB, Ga.
  • 2017 Non-Commissioned Officer Academy, non-residence, Ft. George G. Meade
  • 2018 Bachelor of Criminal Justice specializing in Forensic Science, American InterContinental University Online, Schaumburg, III
  • 2017 Associates in Applied Science degree, Business Administration, Community College of the Air Force

 

ASSIGNMENTS

  1. February 2012-April 2012, Student, Basic Military Training, Lackland AFB, Texas
  2. April 2012-July 2012, Student, Technical Training School, Keesler AFB, Mississippi
  3. July 2012-July 2016, Enlisted Executive Assistant/CSS, 461 Operations Group/461 Operations Support Squadron/461 Maintenance Squadron/78th Communications Squadron, Robins AFB, Ga.
  4. July 2016 – December 2018, Postal Technician, 425th Air Base Squadron, Izmir, Turkey
  5. January 2018 – July 2019, NCOIC, MXG CSS, NCOIC, Administration, 27th Special Operations Maintenance Group, 27th Special Operations Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Cannon AFB, N.M.
  6. July 2019 – Present, Administrative Manager NCOIC, Personnel, AFROTC Detachment 595, Raleigh, NC

 

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

  • Air Force Commendation Medal
  • Air Force Achievement Medal with one oak leaf cluster
  • Meritorious Unit Award with 2 oak leaf clusters
  • AF Outstanding Unit Award with one oak leaf cluster
  • AF Good Conduct Medal with one oak leaf cluster
  • Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal with one oak leaf cluster
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal
  • AF Overseas Ribbon Short
  • Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon with Gold Border and one oak leaf cluster
  • AF Longevity Service

 

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION

  • Airman Basic February 28, 2012
  • Airman First Class July 3, 2012
  • Senior Airman August 27, 2014
  • Staff Sergeant October 1, 2017
  • Technical Sergeant March 1, 2021
  • (Current as of 1 July 2021)