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Department of Aerospace Studies

Det 770 Cadre

Det 770 Cadre

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Col Jason King

Commander, Air Force, ROTC Detachment
Professor of Aerospace Studies

Colonel Jason King is responsible for the Clemson University president and the AFROTC Commandant for recruiting, training and educating Air Force officer candidates. He is the senior Air Force officer on campus with dual responsibilities as Detachment Commander and Chairman of the Department of Aerospace Studies with the rank of full professor.

Colonel King was commissioned as a second lieutenant in May of 1995 after graduating from Clemson University, South Carolina. He is a senior pilot with over 2,500 hours in the T-37, T-1, C-141B, C-17A, and C-208B. Prior to this assignment, he served in numerous positions including Vice Commander of the 378th Air Expeditionary Wing and the Commander of the 15th Operations Group.

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Maj Wayne Leneau
Operations Officer

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Capt Joseph Blanton
Assistant Operations Officer
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies

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Capt Ryan Pierce
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies

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Lt Col William Busch
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies

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Capt Nikita Albert
Recruiting Officer

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Capt Jeremy Lowery
Education Officer

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SSgt Christopher Sharpless
NCOIC, Personnel

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SSgt Juwan Dennis
NCOIC, Operations

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Abbie Sharpe
Administrative Assistant

Air Force ROTC Detachment 770
Air Force ROTC Detachment 770 | 300 Tillman Hall, Clemson, S.C., 29634