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Col. Cherie E. Roff


Colonel Roff is Commander, 315th Mission Support Group, Joint Base Charleston, S.C. In this capacity she is responsible for over 657 officer, enlisted, and civilian personnel assigned to Security Forces, Force Support, Logistics Readiness Squadrons and the Civil Engineering Flight.

Col Cherie Roff just completed the Naval War College and achieving a Master Degree of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies.  Her previous assignment as the HQ AFRC/A8PE Deputy Branch Chief, Programs Division, Robins AFB, GA.  She also served as the Deputy Branch Chief Strategic Capabilities and Planning within the same Directorate. 

Col Roff entered the Air Force in 1990, graduating from the Florida State University and received her commission through the Reserve Officer Training Corps.  She has served in a variety of logistics and operations positions during both her active duty and reserve careers, first as a Missile Operator, Logistics Flight Commander, Major Command Staff Officer, Deployed Joint Plans Officer, and Red Horse Logistic Officer and as a Squadron Commander.

1990 – Bachelor of Science, Criminology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
1995 – Squadron Officer School, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama
1996 – Master Aeronautical Management, Embry-Riddle University, Florida
2009 – Air Command and Staff College, by correspondence
2012 – Air War College, by correspondence
2013 – Advanced Joint Professional Military Education, by correspondence

August 1990- Sept 1993, Minuteman Missile Combat Crew Deputy, Flight Deputy, and Alternate Command Center Deputy, 10th Missile Squadron, Malmstrom AFB, MT
Sept 1993- March 1995, Chief, Operations Support Flight and Stock Control, 341st Supply Squadron, Malmstrom AFB, MT
March 1995- Oct 1996, Chief Materiel Management Flight and Policy and Procedures Flight, 47th Logistics Squadron, Laughlin AFB, TX
Oct 1996-Oct 1998, Group Executive/Quality Officer and Flight Commander Training Maintenance, 90th Logistics Group and Logistics Training Squadron, F.E. Warren AFB, WY
Oct 1998- Aug 1999, Headquarters Space Command Supply Officer IMA, Peterson AFB, CO
Aug 1999- Nov 2002, Supply Officer IMA, 78 Logistic Group, Robins AFB, GA
Nov 2002- May 2008, IRR
May 2008- Aug 2009, Logistic Readiness Officer, 759th Logistics Readiness Flight, Andrews AFB, MD
Aug 2009- July 2010, Red Horse Logistic Readiness Officer, 560th Red Horse Squadron, Charleston AFB, SC
July 2010 – Jan 2012, Commander, 916th Logistic Readiness Squadron, Seymour Johnson AFB, NC
Jan 2012 – Aug 2012 Chief, Directors Action Group, Directorate of Logistics, Robins AFB, GA
Aug 2012 – Feb 2012 Deputy Branch Chief, Strategic Capabilities and Planning, Directorate of Plans and Programs, Robins AFB, GA
Feb 2012 – July 2014 Deputy Branch Chief, Programs Division, Directorate of Plans and Programs, Robins AFB, GA

July 2014-    Student Naval War College, Newport NAS, RI

Aug 2015 - Present Commander, 315th Mission Support Squadron

Defense Meritorious Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal one device
Air Force Commendation Medal one device
AF Outstanding Unit Award one device
Combat Readiness Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Afghanistan Campaign Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal two devices
Air Force Expeditionary Service with Gold Border
AF Longevity Service one device
AF Training Ribbon
NATO Medal

Second Lieutenant Jun 1990 
First Lieutenant Jun 1992
Captain Jun 1994
Major Oct 2001
LtCol Sept 2010
Col Aug 2015

(Current as Aug 15)