COLONEL SEAN W. ROBERTSON

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Colonel Sean W. Robertson is the Commander, 374th Maintenance Group, 374th Airlift Wing, Yokota Air Base, Japan. The group consists of two squadrons providing total maintenance support, including organizational and intermediate-level maintenance, for all assigned C-130H, UH1N, and C-12J aircraft in the Department of Defense's only airlift wing in the Pacific theater. As the western Pacific airlift hub, Yokota Air Base provides mission ready forces and base operating support to guarantee U.S. forward presence and crisis response.

Colonel Robertson is a native of Spring, TX and received his commission from the United States Air Force Academy in 1994. He has served in base, Air Logistics Center, Major Command, and Headquarters Air Force capacities. He commanded two squadrons and has received his acquisition Level II certification in Life Cycle Logistics. He is a career maintainer with experience on KC-10A, C-9, C-21A, RC-35U/V/W, OC-135B, WC-135, E-4B, MQ-1, and C-130 E/H/J aircraft.

Colonel Robertson is married to the former Rebecca Scott of Deer Park, TX. They have two children, Renyck and Keagan.

EDUCATION

1994 Bachelor of Science in Biology, United States Air Force Academy, CO
1995 Aircraft Maintenance/Munitions Officers Course, Sheppard AFB, TX.
2001 Squadron Officer School, Maxwell Air Force Base, AL
2007 Air Command and Staff College, by correspondence
2008 Masters of Business Administration and Management, Webster University, MO
2013 Air War College, by correspondence

ASSIGNMENTS

1. Aug 1994 – Sept 1995, Intercollegiate Program Manager, Department of Athletics, USAFA, CO
2. Sept 1995 – Dec 1995, Aircraft Maintenance Officers Course, Sheppard AFB, TX
3. Dec 1995 – Dec 1998, Flight line Maintenance Officer, Assistant Maintenance Operations Officers, Sortie Generation Flight Commander, McGuire AFB, NJ
4. Dec 1998 – Dec 2001, Maintenance Manpower Officer, Directorate of Logistics, Headquarters Air Mobility Command, Scott AFB, IL
5. Dec 2001 – Dec 2004, Headquarters United States Air Force Logistics Career Broadener, Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker AFB, OK
6. Dec 2004 – May 2005, Maintenance Operations Flight Commander, 55th Maintenance Operations Squadron, Offutt AFB, NE
7. May 2005 – Aug 2006, Maintenance Operations Officer, 55th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Offutt AFB, NE
8. Aug 2006 – Jun 2008, Commander, 55th Maintenance Squadron, Offutt AFB, NE
9. Jun 2008 – Jun 2010, Commander, 314th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Little Rock AFB, AR
10. Jun 2010 - May 2012, Chief, Transformation Project Coordination Branch, Enterprise Transformation Directorate, Office of Business Transformation, Office of the Under Secretary of the Air Force, The Pentagon, Washington, DC
11. May 2012 – May 2013, Deputy Commander, 386th Expeditionary Maintenance Group, Southwest Asia
12. Jul 2013 – Oct 2013, Deputy Commander, 374th Maintenance Group, Yokota Air Base, Japan
13. Oct 2013 – Feb 2014, Commander, 374th Maintenance Group, Yokota Air Base, Japan
14. Feb 2014 – Jul 2016, Deputy Commander, 374th Maintenance Group, Yokota Air Base, Japan
15. Jul 2016 – Present, Deputy Commander, 374th Maintenance Group, Yokota Air Base, Japan


MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

Bronze Star
Air Force Meritorious Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Air Force Commendation Medal with one oak leaf cluster
Meritorious Unit Award with fourth oak leaf cluster
AF Outstanding Unit Award with three oak leaf clusters, one with Valor
Air Force Organizational Excellence Award with two oak leaf clusters
National Defense Service Medal with one bronze star

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION

Second Lieutenant 01 Jun 1994
First Lieutenant 01 Jun 1996
Captain 01 Jun 1998
Major 01 Oct 2004
Lieutenant Colonel 01 Oct 2009
Colonel 01 Dec 2015

(Current as of Jun 2016)