Main Content

Staff Directory

Select the 'Directorate' and you will be directed to a message form.




John Rhoades, Colonel

Vice Commander

Buddy McCormick, Lt Colonel

Chief of Staff

Kimberly Culp, Major

Director of Administration


Director of Aerospace Education

William "Bill" Blatchley, Major

Director of Cadet Programs

Mike Fay, Lt Col

Director of Communications

Chuck Sellers, Lt Col

Director of Emergency Services

Rob Yusko, Maj

Director of Finance

Kristen Nolan, Lt Col

Director of Government Relations

Gary Tobey, Colonel

Director of Information Technology


Director of Logistics and Supply

Andrew Rajca, Lt Colonel

Director of Operations

Chad Grondahl, Lt Colonel

Wing Aircraft Maintenance Officer

Matt Flanders, Major

Director of Personnel


Director of Professional Development

John Chesi, Capt

Director of Public Affairs

Mike Daniels, Lt Col

Director of Recruiting and Retention


Director of Safety

Rick Couch, Lt Col

Director of Transportation

Andrew Rajca, Lt Colonel

External Aerospace Education Officer 


Wing Chaplain

Lt Col Sheri Browning-Lee 

Wing General Counsel

Thomas N. Scheffel, Lt Colonel

Wing Historian

John Huggard, SM

Wing Inspector General

Glenn Kavich, Colonel







© 2022 Civil Air Patrol. All rights reserved.