Chaplain (Major) Robert Miller, Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

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Chaplain (Major) Robert Miller 140913AMEDD 120811Chaplain (Major) Robert Miller
Department of Pastoral Ministry Training
Army Medical Department Center & School

Chaplain Miller was born at Ft. Jackson, South Carolina, in 1959, the son of a career military father. His academic career began at Charleston Southern University, Charleston, South Carolina, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1984. He earned his Masters of Divinity in 1987, from the Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, at Wake Forest, North Carolina.

Following graduation, he served 15 years as the senior pastor for churches in both North and South Carolina. In 1997, he completed a Doctorate of Ministry in Crisis Counseling, at the Andersonville Theological Seminary of Camilla, Georgia. In 2009 he earned a Masters in Bioethics and Medical Humanities, from the College of Medicine of the University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.

Colonel Jodi Neff

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Col Jodi Neff 14090612th Flying Training Wing, 130112Col. Jodi Neff
Vice Commander
12th Flying Training Wing

Col. Jodi A. Neff is the Vice Commander, 12th Flying Training Wing, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. The 12 FTW is the Source of America’s Airpower, delivering unrivaled airpower leaders for the future of the U.S. Air Force. The wing consists of three flying groups and a maintenance directorate spanning more than 1,200 miles at JBSA-Randolph, Texas, Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida; and the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado. 

The wing is responsible for numerous aviation programs. These programs include Pilot Instructor Training, Combat Systems Officer Training, Remotely Piloted Aircraft Pilot Indoctrination, Basic Sensor Operator Qualification, Airmanship programs for the U.S. Air Force Academy cadets, and Introductory Flight Screening for all Air Force officers scheduled to enter pilot, combat systems officer, or remotely piloted aircraft training. 

Colonel Matthew Isler

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12th Flying Training Wing, 130112Colonel Matthew Isler

Commander
12th Flying Training Wing

Col. Matthew C. Isler is the Commander, 12th Flying Training Wing, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. The 12 FTW is the Source of America’s Airpower, delivering unrivaled airpower leaders for the future of the U.S. Air Force. The wing consists of three flying groups and a maintenance directorate spanning more than 1,400 miles from JBSA-Randolph, Texas, Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida and to the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado.

The 12 FTW is responsible for four single-source aviation pipelines – Pilot Instructor Training, Combat Systems Officer Training, Remotely Piloted Aircraft Pilot Indoctrination, and Basic Sensor Operator Qualification. The wing manages all airmanship programs for U.S. Air Force Academy cadets, and Introductory FIight Screening for all Air Force officers scheduled to enter pilot, combat systems officer, or remotely piloted aircraft training. The wing also hosts an Introduction to Fighter Fundamentals program and conducts Electronic Warfare Training for the U.S. Air Force and multi-national forces.

Colonel David Drichta

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Commander
12th Operations Group
12th Flying Training Wing

Col. David S. Drichta is the Commander, 12th Operations Group, 12th Flying Training Wing, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. The group is responsible for introduction to fighter fundamentals student and instructor upgrade mission, as well as the Air Force’s only pilot instructor training, undergraduate remotely piloted aircraft pilot and sensor operator qualification programs. The group consists of five flying training squadrons and an operations support squadron with more than 350 flying instructors, 20 enlisted members, and 282 DoD civilians and contractors who collectively produce more than 1,100 graduates per year. 

Master Sergeant James Tetrault

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24th Air Force, 130209MSgt. James Tetrault
Superintendent, Combat Plans
24th Air Force

Master Sergeant James F. Tetrault is the Superintendent, 24th Air Force Cyberspace Plans, 24th Air Force and Air Forces Cyber (AFCYBER), headquartered at Joint Base San Antonio – Lackland, Texas. The 24th Air Force’s mission is to operate, extend, and defend the Air Force Information Network, defend key mission systems, and provide full spectrum cyberspace capabilities for the joint warfighter in, through, and from cyberspace.

Sergeant Tetrault entered the Air Force in April 1998.  His initial career field was Security Forces, where he worked as a law enforcement patrolman. In August of 2002, Sergeant Tetrault cross-trained into the Communications Computer Systems Operations (3C0X1)  career field after which he was assigned to the 16th Communications Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Florida. During his tour he served in both fixed and mobile communications squadrons i.e. Network Control Center, and Theater Deployable Communications. Before assuming his current position, he served as noncommissioned officer in charge, Offensive Operations at the 624 Operations Center, JBSA – Lackland. Sergeant Tetrault is also an avid runner who has completed the Air Force, Marine, and Navy Marathons, and the Bataan Death March.

Lieutenant General Perry Wiggins

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http://www.arnorth.army.mil/LTG Perry Wiggins 140802Lieutenant General Perry Wiggins
Commander
United States Army North (Fifth Army)
Senior commander, Fort Sam Houston/Camp Bullis

Lieutenant General Perry L. Wiggins assumed command of United States Army North (Fifth Army) on 4 September 2013. He had served as the Deputy Commanding General since 24 January 2013. He recently served as the Commanding General of First Army Division (West) at Fort Hood, Texas. Lieutenant General Wiggins previously served as the Deputy Commanding General of United States Army North (Fifth Army) from April 2009 through October 2011.

Colonel Randall Anderson

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Chief of Staff
AMEDD Center & School

Colonel Randall G. Anderson is chief of staff of the U.S. Army Medical Department Center & School (AMEDD).  He was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the Medical Service Corps in 1985.  He is an Army Senior Aviator, having flown UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters in a variety of aeromedical evacuation positions, and has commanded at the company, battalion, and brigade levels.  He has served on the Army Staff and the Joint Staff.