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Lt Col Jerome P. Ashman Composite Squadron (OH-145)

    Meeting Location: 

    Maineville Lighthouse Church

    60 E. Foster-Maineville Rd

    Maineville, OH  45039


Meeting Day/Time: Wednesday, 6:30 - 9:00 PM

Squadron Commander: Lt Richard Farina

Email: richard.farina@ohwg.cap.gov

Website: https://oh145.cap.gov/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GLROH145

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/glroh145/

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.

Wednesday  Agenda UOD
1st Character Development Instruction  Blues
2nd Physical Training (PT) Athletic Apparel (tennis shoes, black shorts, tan shirt) 
3rd Emergency Services (Bi-weekly) & Leadership  Blues
4th Aerospace ABU
5th Aerospace/Leadership ABU






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



Squadron Awards

  • 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.

Squadron Photos

Please visit our SmugMug gallery of photo's and video's at: OH-145 Photo Gallery 


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