Lt Col Jerome P. Ashman Composite Squadron (OH-145)
Maineville United Methodist Church
60 E. Foster-Montgomery Rd
Maineville, OH 45039
Meeting Day/Time: Wednesday, 6:30 - 9:00 PM
Squadron Commander: Lt Richard Farina
The Lt Col Jerome P. Ashman Composite Squadron is comprised of both senior and cadet members, conducting both the senior program and cadet program.
The standard weekly meeting schedule is as follows. Please check the unit website calendar for any updates.
|1st||Character Development Instruction||Blues|
|2nd||Emergency Services & Leadership||Blues|
|3rd||Physical Training (PT)||Athletic Apparel (tennis shoes, black shorts, tan shirt)|
The focus of OH-145 is to teach the CAP core values of Integrity, Volunteer Service, Excellence, and Respect in conjunction with Character Development, Leadership, Emergency Services, Physical Fitness, and Aerospace activities.
Squadron Point of Contact:
Lt Col Linda Poland
Quality Cadet Unit Award (2019 - 2021)
Aerospace Education Excellence Award (2021 - 2022)
Squadron Commander Bio
Lt Richard Farina is the Commander for GLR-OH-145. Lt Farina has over 37 years professional experience in the aviation industry with significant exposure in customer support, marketing, program management, sales, compliance, and training. He is a Senior Sales Director at GE Aviation and has resided in the Mason, OH area since 2015 and has been a senior member with the Civil Air Patrol since 2018.
Lt Farina has a business management bachelors degree and a strategic management MBA. He is married with three (3) children and five (5) grandchildren.