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374th Airlift Wing Leadership


Col Otis C. Jones


Col Jason T. Mills
Vice Commander    


CMSgt John E. Payne
Command Chief

U.S. Forces Japan Leadership

Lt. Gen. Kevin B. Schneider


Maj. Gen. Christopher J. Mahoney

Deputy Commander

CMSgt Rick Winegardner

Command Senior Enlisted Leader

Fifth Air Force Leadership

    Lt. Gen. Kevin B. Schneider

  Brig. Gen. Todd A. Dozier Vice Commander



  CMSgt Brian Kruzeknick  Command Chief

Commander's Intent

U.S. Forces Japan
Lt. Gen. Kevin B. Schneider

In support of U.S. Pacific Command and the U.S.-Japan Security Alliance, United States Forces Japan works with the Government of Japan and our Self-Defense Force counterparts to promote regional stability and deter aggression.  Should deterrence fail, USFJ conducts and supports combat operations to defend Japan. 

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