Patrick Michael O'Sullivan

Air Force Personnel

Air Force Aerospace Studies

Office: 37 Institute Road

Lt Col Patrick M. O’Sullivan is the Commander, Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps Detachment 340 and Professor of Aerospace Studies at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA. His responsibilities include leading a cadre of professionals that recruit, educate, and train cadets to become officers in the United States Air Force. Lt Col O’Sullivan was born November 23, 1969, in Franklin Pennsylvania. He entered the Air Force in 1993 as a C-141B Crew Chief at Travis AFB, CA. ... View Profile

Cynthia Lynn Archambeau

Captain

Recruiting Flight Commander, Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps Detachment 340

Air Force Aerospace Studies

Captain Cynthia L. Archambeau is the Recruiting Flight Commander, Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps Detachment 340. Captain Archambeau is responsible for recruiting, retention and mentorship of new students for Detachment 340 at the host institution of Worcester Polytechnic Institute, as well as the surrounding cross-town schools including Anna Maria College, Assumption College, Becker College, Clark University, College of the Holy Cross, Nichols College, Quinsigamond Community College, and Worcester State College. The detachment has a cadet corps of over 40 cadets. ... View Profile

John Desarro

Instructor, Aerospace Studies

Air Force & Aerospace Studies

Office: 37 Institute Road

Phone: 508-831-5747

Lieutenant Colonel John Desarro is a part-time instructor of Aerospace Studies for the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Detachment 340 at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, joining the AF ROTC cadre in June 2016. In this position, he supports the Worcester Consortium with preparatory education for students aspiring to a commission in the United States Air Force. He is a Cyberspace Operations officer in the Massachusetts Air National Guard, and serving currently as the Commander, 104th Communications Flight, Barnes ANG Base, Westfield, Massachusetts, as assigned in February 2003. ... View Profile
Joleen Outland

Joleen Outland

Air Force Aerospace Studies

Phone: 508-831-5747

Master Sergeant Joleen N. Outland entered the USAF after graduating from Basic Military training in 1999 at Lackland AFB, TX.

From Feb 2000 – Jun 2003, MSgt Outland was assigned to the 4th Security Forces Squadron, Response Force Team at Seymour Johnson AFB NC, where she was responsible for protecting $4.5 billion worth of assigned resources and serving a community population of 13,000 persons.

In Jun 03, MSgt Outland retrained into Human Resources and was assigned to 375th Mission Support Squadron at Scott AFB, IL. During her time at the MSS she performed several duties to include Customer Service, Evaluations, Promotions and Special Actions. She was responsible for supporting 6000+ AD personnel, family members, Guard/ Reserve members, and retirees. She also provided personnel support to 42 Senior Raters assigned to one major command, one unified command, one numbered AF, 121 tenant and 175 geographically separated units.

In May 08, MSgt Outland was assigned to USTRANSCOM, Commander Support Staff at Scott AFB. She supported 458 unit members assigned to 27 PASCODES, 5 countries, and 12 GO/SES Senior Raters.

In Mar 12, MSgt Outland was assigned to the Commanders Support Staff, Tanker Airlift Control Center, Scott AFB, IL.  She oversaw personnel support to 596+ Total Force personnel supporting 7 GOs assigned to 18AF/DoDs largest Airlift Operations Center.

Currently, MSgt Outland is the NCOIC, Personnel Cadre, for the 340 Detachment Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps. In this capacity, MSgt Outland manages personnel records, leave web, duty status, and MILPDS actions for five Active duty cadre. She updates cadet pay, initiates security clearances, manages the unit leave program, duty status program, and schedules the Test of Basic Aviation Skills (TBAS) and Air Force Officer Qualifying Tests (AFOQT). This organization includes 5 cadre members and over 60 cadets.

Ashley S. Thompson

Ashley Thompson

Staff Sergeant

Air Force Aerospace Studies

Phone: 508-831-5747

Staff Sergeant Ashley S. Thompson entered the USAF  after graduating from Basic Military Training in 2008 at Lackland AFB, TX.

From Sep 2008 – Oct 2011, SSgt Thompson was assigned to the 7th Bomb Wing, Commander Support Staff, Dyess AFB, TX where she was responsible for various administrative duties for over 5000 unit members.

In Oct 2011, SSgt Thompson was assigned to the 7TH Operations Group, Commander Support Staff. As the NCOIC of Knowledge Operations Management in support of 289 personnel to include 17 group staff members.

Currently, SSgt Thompson is the NCOIC, Administration Management, for the 340 Detachment Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps. In this capacity, Sergeant Thompson manages personnel records, leave web, duty status, and MILPDS actions for five Active duty cadre. She updates cadet pay, initiates security clearances, manages the unit leave program, duty status program, and schedules the Test of Basic Aviation Skills (TBAS) and Air Force Officer Qualifying Tests (AFOQT). This organization includes 5 cadre members and over 60 cadets.