75th Year of the Cadet Program Banquet & Workshops

Post date: Sep 08, 2017 4:41:53 AM

Col. Stephen P. Snelson, Vice Commander, 62nd Airlift Wing, JBLM

Colonel Stephen P. Snelson is the Vice Commander, 62nd Airlift Wing, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. Also a former Civil Air Patrol cadet, Col. Snelson assists the commander in ensuring the readiness of more than 2,400 active-duty military and civilian personnel, along with 48 C-17 Globemaster III aircraft, to support worldwide combat and humanitarian airlift and airdrop operations. He is also charged with overseeing the wing's programs on human resource management, environmental issues, installations security and readiness.

In addition, the 62nd AW serves as the primary active-duty wing in support of Operation DEEP FREEZE, partnering with Reserve, Guard, and civilian agencies, to provide airlift support for the National Science Foundation's U.S. Antarctic Program. The wing also provides mission support to the 446th Airlift Wing (Associate). (See bio)

Plus a special 75th Year of the Cadet Program video presentation!

Find out how to get involved in this project!


As Fall draws near, it brings with it the exclusive opportunities of the season: celebrating the Cadet Program’s 75 years of service and Washington Wing Cadets' contributions to their community through our annual Fall Workshop. Join us for exciting senior and cadet workshops, fun activities, and great food!

Uniform for the day will be any combination of blues with an option of semi-formals for the banquet.

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Guest Speaker

Join us November 4, 2017, for the 75th Year of the Cadet Program Banquet and Cadet Program Workshop!

  • Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Cadet Program and our members who served in the military!

  • Former Cadets register with their highest grade earned for their name badge!

  • Network, share ideas, and reconnect with cadets and officers from around the wing!

  • Cadets will enjoy a formal dinner and ball with cadets from across the state!