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Commander

Colonel Roger Eaton

roger.eaton@kswg.cap.gov 

Education 
1981 Computer Programming Certificate, Brian Institute, Wichita, KS 
1999 Executive Program Certificate, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 
2002 Squadron Leadership School 
2004 Basic Officer Course 
2005 Corporate Leadership Course 
2009 Space Command Familiarization Course, Vandenberg Air Force Base 
2010 IG Basic Course 
2010 Investigating Office Course 
2010 Subordinate Unit Inspection Team Member Certificate 
2010 Region Staff College, Offutt Air Force base 
2011 Training for Leaders of Cadets, TLC 
2015 Cadet Protection 
2016 Advanced Cadet Protection 
2017 Cadet Protection, Basic
2017 Cadet Protection, Intermediate 
2017 National Staff College, Maxwell Air Force Base

Assignments 
2001 – 2005 Supply Officer, New Century Composite Squadron 
2003 – 2005 Logistics Officer, New Century Composite Squadron 
2005 – 2007 Deputy Commander of Cadet Programs 
2008 – 2008 Aerospace Education Officer, Cass County Composite Squadron 
2008 – 2008 Search and Rescue Officer, Cass County Composite Squadron 
2008 – 2008 Disaster relief Officer, Cass County Composite Squadron 
2008 – 2008 Emergency Services Officer, Cass County Composite Squadron 
2008 – 2008 Emergency Services Training Officer, Cass County Composite Squadron 
2009 – 2010 Director of Cadet Programs, Kansas Wing 
2011 – 2012 Deputy Commander of Cadet Programs, New Century Composite Squadron 
2011 – 2016 Squadron Activities Officer (Plans and Programs), New Century Composite Squadron 
2016 – 2017 Deputy Commander, Flint Hills Composite Squadron 
2017 – 2020 Commander, Konza Composite Squadron 
2020 – current Commander, Kansas Wing

Major Awards and Decorations 
Air Force Organizational Excellence Award, United States Air Force
State Emergency Duty Services Ribbon, Kansas National Guard (2)
Kansas Wing Cadet Programs Officer of the Year 
Commander Commendation National (1), Wing(3)
Civil Air Patrol Achievement Award (2)
Recruiting Award
Certificate of Recognition for Lifesaving
Gill Robb Wilson Professional Development Award (highest award for PD)

Effective Date of Promotion 
Second Lieutenant 24 Jul 2002 
First Lieutenant 28 Jul 2003 
Captain 06 Jun 2005 
Major 03 Jun 2008 
Lieutenant Colonel 23 Jul 2012 
Colonel 23 May 2020 


(Current as of June 2020) 
 

 

 

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