HomeAbout UsBiographiesCMSgt Mitchell A. Lombard

CMSgt Mitchell A. Lombard

Print | E-mail

CMSgt Mitchell Lombard is the Air Education and Training Command Manpower Functional Manager, HQ AETC/A1M, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. In this role, CMSgt Lombard is responsible for the manning, prioritization, and training oversight of 56 enlisted manpower positions within AETC, as well as the management of all Colonel and CMSgt grade allocations within the command. Additionally, he is responsible for all manpower inspection matters across the command, to include the Self Assessments of each Wing Manpower and Organization Office and SME oversight for IG assessments under Major Graded Area 1: Managing Resources.

CMSgt Lombard entered active duty in August of 1997 as an Aircraft Armament Systems technician. After graduating technical training in January of 1998, he worked as a Weapons Load Crew member at Hill AFB, Utah before eventually becoming a Load Crew Team Chief at Aviano AB, Italy. Leaving Aviano AB, CMSgt Lombard retrained into the Manpower and Organization career field and took on positions as a Manpower Analyst at Little Rock AFB and Manpower Flight Chief at RAF Mildenhall. After these wing-level assignments, CMSgt Lombard transitioned to Joint Manpower roles as a Joint Manpower Manager at USCENTCOM and Manpower Superintendent at USEUCOM immediately prior to his current position.



2002 Airman Leadership School, Aviano AB, Italy
2008 Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Kapaun AS, Germany
2008 Associate of Applied Science degree in Aircraft Armament Systems, Community College of the Air Force
2008 Associate of Applied Science degree in Human Resource Management, Community College of the Air Force
2009 Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management, Trident University International, Cypress CA
2012 Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Maxwell-Gunter AFB, Ala., by correspondence
2015 Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Maxwell-Gunter AFB, Ala.

2016 Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education Course, by correspondence


1. August 1997 - September 1997, Student, Basic Military Training, Lackland AFB, TX
2. September 1997 - January 1998, Student, 363 TRS, Sheppard AFB, TX
3. January 1998 - March 2002, Weapons Load Crew Member, 34 FS, Hill AFB, UT (Kuwait, October 1998 - February 1999)
4. March 2002 - March 2005, Weapons Load Crew Team Chief, 510 AMXS, Aviano AB (Qatar, March 2004 - July 2004)
5. March 2005 - November 2007, Manpower Analyst, 314 MSS, Little Rock AFB, AR
6. November 2007 - November 2011, Manpower Flight Chief, 352 SOG, RAF Mildenhall, UK
7. November 2011 - August 2014, Joint Manpower Manager, USCENTCOM J1, MacDill AFB, FL (Afgh, June 2014 - July 2014)
8. August 2014 - June 2017, Manpower Superintendent, USEUCOM J1, Patch Barracks, Stuttgart Germany

9. June 2017 - Present, Manpower MAJCOM Functional Manager, HQ AETC/A1M, JBSA Randolph, TX


Defense Meritorious Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal
Air Force Commendation Medal with one oak leaf cluster
Joint Service Achievement Medal with one oak leaf cluster
2006 AETC Manpower NCO of the Year
2006 314 MSS NCO of the Year
2009 AFSOC Manpower NCO of the year
2008 Distinguished Graduate, Noncomissioned Officer Academy

2015 Distinguished Graduate, Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy


Airman Basic August 1997
Airman February 1998
Airman First Class December 1998
Senior Airman August 2000
Staff Sergeant November 2002
Technical Sergeant May 2007
Master Sergeant June 2011
Senior Master Sergeant February 2015
Chief Master Sergeant November 2017