The Cadre of Detachment 485 is made up of a cross-section of active duty officers, enlisted personnel, and one full-time Rutgers civilian employee.

Classroom and training instructors are active duty officers who volunteer to teach AFROTC as a career broadening opportunity. Our instructors represent various fields within the Air Force, to include: Airlift Pilots, Engineers, Aircraft Maintenance Officers, Knowledge Operations Specialists, and Personnelists.

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Lieutenant Colonel Deborah Danyluk


Leslie Nicholson


Administrative Assistant

Captain Kayla Stevens

Operations Flight Commander

Captain Vincent Marinelli

Recruiting Flight Commander

Technical Sergeant Traci Conrad


Staff Sergeant Robyn Nelson