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Thunderbird Officers 1953 to Present

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Here are all the Thunderbird Officers, their rank, position(s), and years they were part of the team:

Thunderbird Officers 1953 to Present

Maj. Richard Catledge
Commander/Leader
1953-1954

Capt. "Buck" Pattillo
Left Wing
1953-1954

Capt. "Bill" Pattillo
Right Wing
1953-1954

Capt. Robert Kanaga
Slot
1953

Capt. Robert McCormick
Spare/Slot
1953-1954

Capt. William Brock
Narrator/Public Info. Officer
1953-1954

1st Lt. Aubrey Brown
Maint. Officer/Spare
1953-1954

Capt. Bill Creech
Right Wing/Left Wing
1954-1955

Capt. John Spalding
Left Wing
1954-1955

1st Lt. Leon Hoyle
Spare
1954

1st Lt. H. A. Davis
Narrator/Public Info. Officer
1954-1955

Maj. Jacksel Broughton
Commander/Leader
1954-1957

Capt. James Matthews
Left Wing
1955

Capt. George Kevil
Solo
1954

Capt. Billy Ellis
Solo/Right Wing
1955-1957

Capt. Kenneth Scilley
Support Pilot
1955-1957

1st Lt. Robert McCutchen
Solo
1955

Capt. Robert Anderson
Solo/Left Wing
1955-1957

Maj. Donald Ferris
Narrator/Public Info. Officer
1955-1956

Capt. Paul Ross
Maint. Officer/Solo
1955-1956

1st Lt. Eddie Secondine
Support Pilot
1955

Capt. Lawrence Duke
Support Pilot
1956-1959

1st Lt. William Pogue
Solo/Slot
1956-1957

1st Lt. Alan Brunstrom
Support Pilot
1956-1958

Capt. Harry Burns
Support Pilot
1956-1958

Capt. John Donahue
Support Pilot
1956-1959

Capt. John Bartley
Maint. Officer/Solo/Left Wing
1956-1958

Capt. Douglas Brenner
Right Wing
1956-1958

Capt. William Scott
Narrator/Public Info. Officer
1956-1958

Maj. Robby Robinson
Commander/Leader
1957-1959

Capt. Samual Johnson
Solo/Slot
1957-1958

Capt. Robert McIntosh
Solo/Left Wing
1957-1958

Capt. Bob Rutte
Solo
1957

CWO Floyd Pulley
Maintenance Officer
1957-1958

Capt. Homer Whitlow
Right Wing/Slot
1958-1959

Capt. Charles Salmon
Solo/Slot
1958-1959

Capt. Richard Crane
Narrator/Public Info. Officer
1958-1960

1st Lt. Chester Golka
Support Pilot
1958-1960

Capt. Gayle Williams
Left Wing
1958-1959

Capt. Herman Griffin
Solo
1958-1960

Capt. Charles Maultsby
Right Wing
1959-1960

Maj. Robert Fitzgerald
Commander/Leader
1959-1961

CWO Myron France
Maintenance Officer
1959-1961

1st Lt. William Maxey
Support Pilot
1959-1961

Capt. Robert Janca
Left Wing
1959-1961

Capt. Raymond Kayea
Support Pilot
1960-1961

Capt. Richard Thorndike
Support Pilot
1960-1962

Capt. Robert Cass
Right Wing
1960-1962

Capt. Ronald Everett
Narrator/Public Info. Officer
1960-1962

Capt. Gerald Larson
Solo
1961-1962

Capt. George Nial
Narrator
1961

Maj. Ralph Gibson
Commander/Leader
1961-1963

Capt. William Hosmer
Left Wing
1961-1963

Capt. Robert Bell
Slot
1961-1962

Capt. Cameron Husdale
Maintenance Officer
1961-1963

Capt. Robert Gardiner
Narrator/Public Info. Officer
1961-1962

Lt. Col. John Groom
Commander
1962

Capt. Ralph Brooks
Right Wing
1962

Capt. Robert Moore
Solo
1962-1963

Lt. Col. William Alden
Commander
1962-1964

Capt. Leonard Czarnecki
Narrator/Public Info. Officer
1962-1964

Capt. Ron Catton
Solo
1962-1964

Maj. Paul Kauttu
Slot & Commander/Leader
1963/ 1964 & 1965

Capt. William Higginbotham
Right Wing
1963-1964

1st Lt. Stanley Sasaki
Administration Officer
1963-1965

Maj. Edwin Palmgren
Solo & Commander/Leader
1954-1955/1963-1964

Capt. Jerry Schockley
Left Wing/Slot
1963-1964

Capt. Alan Schreihofer
Information Officer
1963-1966

Maj. Lloyd Reder
Maintenance Officer
1963-1965

Capt. Clarence Langerud
Solo
1963-1965

Capt. Eugene Devlin
Left Wing
1964

Capt. Russell Goodman
Narrator
1964-1965

Capt. Charles Hamm
Left Wing
1964-1965

Capt. Robert Morgan
Solo
1965-1966

Capt. Henry Canterbury
Slot
1965-1966

Capt. William McGee
Right Wing
1965-1966

Capt. Glenn Scoggins
Administration Officer
1965-1967

Lt. Col. Ralph Maglione
Commander/Leader
1965-1967

Maj. Robert Haney
Maintenance Officer
1965-1967

Maj. Frank Liethen
Executive Officer
1965-1966

Capt. Harold Dortch
Narrator
1966

Capt. Robert Beckel
Solo
1966-1967

Capt. Stephen Murata
Information Officer
1966-1969

Maj. Michael Miller
Narrator/Solo
1967-1968

Maj. Neil Eddins
Slot & Commander/Leader
1959-1960/1967-1968

Maj. Stan Musser
Right Wing/Slot
1967-1969

Capt. Jack Dickey
Slot
1967-1968

Maj. Tony McPeak
Solo
1967-1968

Capt. Louis Labell
Administration Officer
1967-1970

Maj. Mack Angel
Left Wing
1968-1969

Maj. Doyle Ruff
Narrator/Right Wing
1968-1970

Maj. Harold Sheldon
Materiel Officer
1968-1969

Capt. Jack Thurman
Solo
1969

Lt. Col. Joseph Moore
Commander/Leader
1969-1970

Capt. Thomas Gibbs
Narrator/Slot
1969-1971

Maj. Michael Kerby
Solo
1969-1970

Capt. Dennis Weddle
Information Officer
1969-1971

Maj. Robert Jackson
Left Wing
1970-1971

Maj. Bill Elander
Materiel Officer
1970-1971

Maj. Art Ivins
Narrator
1970

Capt. Gary Younglove
Administration Officer
1970-1972

Lt. Col. Thomas Swalm
Commander/Leader
1970-1972

Maj. Joseph Howard
Right Wing
1971-1972

Maj. Steve Dwelle
Solo
1971-1972

Capt. Jerry Bolt
Narrator/Slot
1971-1972

Capt. William Gregory
Information Officer
1972-1973

Maj. Nels Running
Left Wing
1972-1973

Maj. Michael Blaisdell
Narrator/Right Wing
1972-1973

Capt. Timothy Roels
Logistics Officer/Slot
1972-1974

Capt. Jorge Reinoso
Administration/Executive Officer
1972-1974

Capt. James Bash
Maintenance Officer
1972-1976

Lt. Col. Roger Parrish
Commander/Leader
1973-1974

Capt. Kirk Brimmer
Solo
1973-1974

Maj. Al McArtor
Narrator
1973

Capt. Douglas Roach
Logistics Officer/Right Wing/Slot
1973-1975

Capt. Gilbert Mook
Left Wing
1974-1975

Capt. Robert Gore
Information Officer
1974-1976

Maj. Raymon White
Logistics Officer
1974-1975

Capt. Stephen Mish
Narrator/Right Wing
1974-1976

Capt. George Mattingley
Executive Officer
1974-1977

Maj. Chris Patterakis
Left Wing & Commander/Leader
1966-1967/1975-1976

Capt. James Simons
Solo
1975-1976

Maj. Fig Newton
Narrator/Slot/Right Wing
1975-1978

Maj. Joe Prater
Logistics Officer
1976-1977

Capt. John Lapointe
Left Wing
1976-1977

Capt. Lacy Veach
Solo
1976-1977

Maj. Walter Parker
Narrator/Right Wing
1976-1978

Capt. Michael Thomsic
Maintenance Officer
1976-1977

Lt. Col. Dan Cherry
Commander/Leader
1977-1978

Capt. Rudy Miller
Information Officer
1977-1978

Capt. Charlie Carter
Narrator
1977

Capt. Stephen Hyle
Executive Officer
1977-1979

Capt. Gail Scarbrough
Narrator/Solo
1977-1979

Maj. Frederick Erickson
Narrator/Logistics Officer
1977-1979

Capt. James McCoy
Slot
1978

Capt. Ronald Maness
Left Wing
1978-1979

Maj. James Coziahr
Slot
1978-1979

Capt. Gary Ball
Logistics Officer
1978

Capt. Robert Biehl
Maintenance Officer
1978-1980

Lt. Col. Daniel Taylor
Executive Officer
1978

Lt. Col. D. L. Smith
Commander/Leader
1979-1981

Capt. Robert Evans
Solo
1979-1980

Capt. James Jiggens
Narrator/Left Wing
1978-1981

Maj. James Epting
Executive Officer
1979-1981

Maj. James Jannette
Public Affairs Officer
1979-1982

Maj. Robert Fleer
Logistics Officer
1980-1983

Capt. Dale Cooke
Slot/Solo
1980-1982

Capt. Sonny Childers
Solo
1980-1981

Capt. Joseph Peterson
Narrator/Right Wing
1980-1982

Capt. Monty Montgomery
Maintenance Officer
1980-1982

Capt. Nicholas Hauck
Solo
1981

Capt. Willie Mays
Narrator/Left Wing
1981-1982

Maj. Kevin Collins
Executive Officer
1981-1983

Maj. Norman Lowry
Commander/Leader
1981-1982

Capt. Mark Melancon
Slot
1982

Lt. Col. "Hoss" Jones
Solo/Slot
1982-1985

Capt. Steven Chealander
Narrator/Left Wing
1982-1984

Maj. James Latham
Right Wing & Commander/Leader
1979-1980/1982-1983

Lt. Col. Lawrence Stellmon
Slot & Commander/Leader
1982-1983/1984-1985

Capt. Jerry Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
1982-1984

Capt. Howard Attarian
Narrator/Right Wing
1982-1984

Capt. Danny Cooley
Maintenance Officer
1982-1984

Capt. Wayne Holum
Right Wing
1982

Capt. John Bostick
Solo
1982-1984

Maj. Alan Minkel
Narrator
1983-1984

Maj. James Bailey
Logistics Officer
1982-1985

Maj. Brian Haugen
Executive Officer
1983-1985

Maj. Patrick Corrigan
Solo
1984-1985

Capt. Ronald Lovas
Public Affairs Officer
1984-1986

Capt. John Robinson
Left Wing
1985-1986

Maj. David Commons
Right Wing
1985-1986

Maj. Mark Masters
Solo
1985-1986

Maj. Jacob Thorn
Narrator
1985-1986

Capt. Richard Savko
Executive Officer
1985-1988

Maj. William Pritchett
Logistics Officer
1985-1986

Lt. Col. Roger Riggs
Commander/Leader
1986-1987

Capt. Lance Undhjem
Slot
1986-1987

Capt. Thomas Weiler
Solo
1986-1987

Capt. Terry Williamson
Maintenance Officer
1984-1986

Maj. David Robinson
Left Wing/Slot
1987-1988

Maj. Joseph Bulmer
Right Wing
1987-1988

Capt. Kenneth Schow
Solo
1987-1988

Maj. Bruce Java
Logistics Officer
1987-1988

Capt. Herbert Nelson
Narrator
1987-1988

Capt. Walter Williams
Maintenance Officer
1987-1988

Capt. James Benson
Public Affairs Officer
1987-1988

Lt. Col. Stephen Trent
Commander/Leader
1988-1989

Maj. Dana Atkins
Left Wing
1988-1989

Maj. Jeffery Remington
Solo
1988-1989

Capt. Gerilyn Lentine
Executive Officer
1989-1990

Capt. John Posner
Right Wing
1989-1990

Maj. John Weida
Slot
1989-1990

Maj. Charles Greenwood
Solo
1989-1990

Maj. David Janik
Logistics Officer
1989-1990

Maj. Timothy Hoy
Narrator
1989-1990

Capt. Paul Bowman
Maintenance Officer
1989-1990

Capt. Jeffrey Mielke
Public Affairs Officer
1989-1990

Lt. Col. Charles Simpson
Commander/Leader
1990-1991

Capt. Steven Henderson
Left Wing
1990-1991

Capt. Michael Beale
Solo
1990-1991

Capt. Joseph LaMarca
Public Affairs Officer
1990-1992

Capt. Leonard Coleman
Right Wing
1991-1992

Capt. Paul Strickland
Slot
1991-1992

Capt. David Coffman
Solo
1991-1992

Maj. Scott Anderson
Logistics Officer
1991-1992

Capt. Christopher Chambliss
Narrator
1991-1992

Capt. Thomas Foley
Executive Officer
1991-1992

Capt. Marc Paquette
Maintenance Officer
1991-1992

Lt. Col.Daniel Darnell
Commander/Leader
1992-1993

Capt. Jeffrey Rochelle
Left Wing
1992-1993

Capt. Clark Rogers
Solo
1992-1994

Capt. Paul Reagan
Executive Officer
1992-1994

Capt. Matthew Byrd
Right Wing
1993-1994

Maj. James Evanko
Slot
1993-1994

Capt. Peter McCaffrey
Solo
1993-1994

Lt.Col. Michael Major
Logistics Officer
1993-1994

Maj. John Switzer
Narrator/Solo
1993-1995

Capt. Walter Sarafin
Maintenance Officer
1993-1994

Capt. Eric Schnaible
Public Affairs Officer
1992-1994

Lt. Col. Stephen Andersen
Commander/Leader
1994-1995

Maj. Darryl Roberson
Left Wing
1994-1995

Capt. Thomas Lewis
Solo
1993

Capt. Colleen Wise
Public Affairs Officer
1994-1996

Capt. Tony Seely
Right Wing
1995-1996

Maj. Jeffrey Fiebig
Slot
1995-1996

Capt. Russell Quinn
Solo
1995-1996

Maj. James Harder
Operations Officer
1995-1996

Capt. Daniel Torweihe
Advance Pilot/Narrator
1995-1996

Capt. Patricia Thomas
Executive Officer
1994-1996

Capt. John Tobin
Maintenance Officer
1995-1996

Capt. James Callaghan
Flight Surgeon
1995-1996

Lt. Col. Ronald Mumm
Commander/Leader
1996-1997

Maj. Scott Cerilli
Left Wing
1996-1997

Maj. Matthew Modleski
Solo
1996-1997

Capt. LaMont Cavanaugh
Flight Surgeon
1996-1997

Maj. Robert Givens
Right Wing
1997-1998

Maj. Paul Krause
Slot
1997-1998

Maj. Mark Arlinghaus
Solo/Right Wing
1997-1999

Maj. Randy Lane
Operations Officer
1997-1998

Maj. Skip Johnson
Advance Pilot/Narrator
1997-1998

Capt. Anne Duke
Executive Officer
1996-1998

Capt. Carl Buhler
Maintenance Officer
1997-1998

Capt. Wesley Miller
Public Affairs Officer
1997-1998

Maj. David Adams
Flight Surgeon
1997-1999

Lt. Col. Brian Bishop
Commander/Leader
1998-1999

Maj. Bradley Bartels
Left Wing
1998-1999

Maj. Dennis Malfer
Solo
1998-1999

Maj. Costa Tzavaras
Advance Pilot/Narrator/Operations Officer
1998-1999

Capt. Russell Mack
Right Wing
1999

Maj. Scott Bowen
Slot
1999-2000

Maj. Dean Wright
Solo
1999-2000

Lt. Col. Michael Byrne
Advance Pilot/Narrator/Operations Officer
1999-2000

Capt. Charles Underhill
Executive Officer
1999-2000

Capt. James Humes
Maintenance Officer
1999

Capt. Guy Hunnyman
Public Affairs Officer
1999-2000

Lt. Col. John Venable
Commander/Leader
2000-2001

Capt. Richard Boutwell
Slot
2000-2002

Maj. Jonathan Greene
Right Wing
2000-2001

Maj. Kevin Mastin
Solo
2000-2001

Maj. Kenneth Edwards
Advance Pilot/Narrator
2000

Capt. Jay Flottmann
Flight Surgeon
2000-2001

Capt. Stacey Hawkins
Maintenance Officer
2000-2001

Maj. Douglas Larson
Left Wing
2001-2002

Maj. Shawn Pederson
Solo
2001-2002

Maj. Glen Lawson
Operations Officer
2001-2002

Capt. Jeffrey Wood
Advance Pilot/Narrator
2000-2001

Capt. Jeffrey Heyse
Executive Officer
2001-2002

Capt. DeDe Halfhill
Public Affairs Officer
2001-2002

Lt. Col. Richard McSpadden
Commander/Leader
2002-2003

Maj. Todd Canterbury
Solo
2002-2004

Maj. Dann Carlson
Advance Pilot/Narrator
2002-2003

Capt. David Steinhiser
Flight Surgeon
2002-2003

Capt. Robert Brinker
Maintenance Officer
2002-2003

Maj. Mark Smith
Left Wing
2003-2004

Maj. Matthew Beckley
Slot
2003-2004

Capt. Chris Stricklin
Solo
2003

Maj. Randy Redell
Operations Officer
2003-2004

Capt. Sean Cotter
Executive Officer
2003-2004

Capt. Steven Rolenc
Public Affairs Officer
2003-2004

Lt. Col. Michael Chandler
Commander/Leader
2004-2005

Maj. Brian Burns
Right Wing
2004-2005

Maj. Scottie Zamzow
Solo/Left Wing
2004-2006

Maj. David Haworth
Advance Pilot/Narrator
2004-2005

Maj. Henry Lau
Flight Surgeon
2004-2005

Maj. David Moreland
Maintenance Officer
2004-2006

Maj. Rusty Keen
Left Wing
2005

Maj. Chris Callaghan
Right Wing
2002-2003/2005

Maj. Steve Horton
Slot
2005-2006

Maj. Brian Farrar
Solo
2005-2006

Maj. Jeremy Sloane
Operations Officer
2005-2006

Capt. Todd Randolph
Executive Officer
2005-2006

Capt. Angela Neff
Public Affairs Officer
2005-2006

Lt. Col. Kevin Robbins
Commander/Leader
2006-2007

Maj. Nicole Malachowski
Right Wing
2006-2007

Maj. Ed Casey
Solo
2006-2007

Maj. Tad Clark
Advance Pilot/Narrator
2006-2007

Maj. Dan Mirski
Flight Surgeon
2006-2007

Maj. Chris Austin
Left Wing
2007-2008

Maj. Scott Poteet
Slot
2007-2008

Maj. Samantha Weeks
Solo
2007-2008

Lt. Col. Robert Skelton
Operations Officer
2007-2008

Capt. Amy Glisson
2007-2008
Executive Officer

Capt. Charles Ploetz
Maintenance Officer
2007-2008

Capt. Elizabeth Kreft
Public Affairs Officer
2007-2008

Lt. Col. Greg Thomas
Commander/Leader
2008-2009

Maj. Kirby Ensser
Right Wing
2008-2009

Maj. Tyrone Dyon Douglas
Solo
2008-2009

Maj. Anthony Mulhare
Advance Pilot/Narrator
2008-2009

Maj. Charla Quayle
Flight Surgeon
2008-2009

Maj. John Baum
Left Wing
2009-2010

Maj. Sean Gustafson
Slot
2009-2010

Maj. Richard Goodman
Solo
2009-2010

Lt. Col. Derek Routt
Operations Officer
2009-2010

Capt. Petrina Hansen
Executive Officer
2009-2010

Maj. David A. Lemery
Maintenance Officer
2009-2010

Capt Jason McCree
Public Affairs Officer
2009-2010

Lt. Col. Case Cunningham
Commander/Leader
2010-2011

Maj. John Gallemore
Right Wing
2010-2011

Maj. Aaron Jelinek
Solo
2010-2011

Capt. Kristin Hubbard
Advance Pilot/Narrator
2010-2011

Capt. Thomas Bowden
Flight Surgeon
2010-2011

Capt. Ryan Riley
Left Wing
2011-2012

Maj. Nicholas Holmes
Slot
2011-2012

Maj. J.R. Williams
Solo
2011-2012

Lt. Col. Jason Koltes
Operations Officer
2011-2012

Capt. Joshua Hawkins
Executive Officer
2011-2012

Maj. Jason Moore
Maintenance Officer
2011-2012

Maj. Kristin Haley
Public Affairs Officer
2011-2012

Lt. Col. Greg Moseley
Commander/Leader
2012-2014

Maj. Caroline Jensen
Right Wing
2012-2014

Maj. Blaine Jones
Solo
2012-2014

Maj. Michael Fisher
Advance Pilot/Narrator
2012-2014

Maj. Michael Carletti
Flight Surgeon
2012-2014

Maj. Joshua Boudreaux
Left Wing
2013-2015

Maj. Curtis Dougherty
Slot
2013-2015

Maj. Jason Curtis
Solo
2013-2015

Maj. Tyler Ellison
Operations Officer
2013-2014

Maj. Joshua Wild
Executive Officer
2013-2015

Capt. Lucas Buckley
Maintenance Officer
2013-2015

Maj. Darrick Lee
Public Affairs Officer
2013-2015

Lt. Col. Christopher Hammond
Commander/Leader
2015-2016

Maj. Alexander Goldfein
Right Wing
2015-2016

Capt. Nicholas Eberling
Solo
2015-2016

Maj. Scott Petz
Advance Pilot/Narrator
2015-2016

Maj. Christopher Scheibler
Flight Surgeon
2015-2016

Capt. Ryan Bodenheimer
Left Wing
2016-2017

Maj. Nick Krajicek
Slot
2016-2017

Maj. Alex Turner
Solo
2016-2017

Maj. Kevin Walsh
Operations Officer
2016-2017

Capt. Angelina Urbina
Executive Officer
2015-2016

Maj. Warren Smith
Maintenance Officer
2016-2017

Capt. Sara Harper
Public Affairs Officer
2015-2016

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