CHIEF MASTER SERGEANT LISA BUCKMAN

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Chief Master Sgt. Lisa Buckman is the Command Chief Master Sergeant, 10th Air Base Wing, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo. She advises the commander and senior staff on matters of military readiness, morale, quality of life and professional development of more than 3,000 military, civilian and contract personnel assigned to the Air Base Wing. The 10th Air Base Wing’s mission includes all aspects of security, civil engineering, communications, logistics, military and civilian personnel, financial management, contracting, chaplaincy, equal opportunity, legal, lodging, food service, and all medical facilities which provide the foundation for 4,000 cadets, expeditionary support capabilities and quality of life for the United States Air Force Academy and a total military community of over 25,000 personnel.

Chief Buckman is from Columbus, Ohio, entered the Air Force in September 1991 and graduated from the Medical Service Apprentice Course in March 1992. Her background includes various duties to include both small and large medical/specialty clinics, and inpatient units. Her assignments include bases in Florida, the United Kingdom, Texas, Ohio and Colorado. Throughout her career she has filled a number of additional roles, including Technical School Instructor, Professional Military Education Commandant, and Superintendent for the Office of the Dean at the United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine and deployed in support of Operation INHERENT RESOLVE.

EDUCATION
1992 Medical Service Apprentice Course, Sheppard AFB, Texas
1996 Airman Leadership School, Patrick AFB, Fla.
2001 Basic Instructor Course, Sheppard AFB, Texas
2001 Associate of Applied Science, Allied Health Sciences, CCAF
2001 Associate of Applied Science, Instructor of Technology and Military Science, CCAF
2004 Associate of Applied Science, Wayland Baptist University, Wichita Falls, Texas
2004 Bachelor of Science in Occupational Education, Wayland Baptist University, Wichita Falls, Texas
2006 Non-Commissioned Officer Academy, Tyndall AFB, Fla.
2007 Senior Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Military Education Course 12, Air University
2009 Masters in Business Administration, Human Resource Mgmt (Summa Cum Laude), TUI University
2010 Senior Non-Commissioned Officer Academy, Maxwell-Gunter AFB, Ala.
2010 Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education Course, Air University
2011 Professional Manager Certification, CCAF
2014 Chief Leadership Course (Distance Learning Course), Air University
2014 Intermediate Executive Skills
2016 AFSO21 Executive Leaders Course, University of Tennessee

ASSIGNMENTS
1. September 1991 – November 1991, Basic Training, Lackland AFB, Texas
2. November 1991 – March 1992, Medical Service Apprentice Technical Training, Sheppard AFB, Texas
3. March 1992 – May 1992, Phase II Medical Service Training, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio
4. May 1992 – November 1996, Medical Technician, 45th Medical Group, Patrick AFB, Fla.
5. November 1996 – December 2000, Medical Technician, 48th Medical Group, RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom
6. December 2000 – July 2004, Instructor Supervisor, 383rd Training Squadron, Sheppard AFB, Texas
7. July 2004 – April 2007, NCOIC, OB/Gyn Clinic and Labor & Delivery, 96th Medical Group, Eglin AFB, Fla.
8. April 2007 – June 2011, Airman Leadership School Commandant, 96th Mission Support Group, Eglin AFB, Fla.
9. July 2011 – July 2014, Superintendent, Office of the Dean, USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
10. July 2014 – September 2016, Superintendent, 10th Medical Group, United States Air Force Academy, Colo.
11. July 2015 – January 2016, Superintendent, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group, Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait
12. September 2016 – March 2017, Chief, Medical Enlisted Force, HQ Air Force Space Command, Peterson AFB, Colo.
13. March 2017 – Present, Command Chief, 10th Air Base Wing, United States Air Force Academy, Colo.


MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Air Force Meritorious Service Medal, three oak leaf clusters
Air Force Commendation Medal, three oak leaf clusters
Meritorious Unit Award
Air Force Outstanding Unit Award, with silver oak leaf cluster
Air Force Recognition Ribbon, with oak leaf cluster
National Defense Service Medal with bronze star
Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal


EFFECTIVE DATE OF PROMOTION
Chief Master Sergeant August 1, 2014

(Current as of April 2017)