Meet The Commander
Captain Holmes, originally from Chicago is a former IL wing cadet. He joined CAP as a senior member as part of New Mexico Wing in 2013. Capt Holmes holds a Senior specialty track rating in Logistics, as well as a Technician rating in Communications. His ES qualifications include Ground Team Leader, Mission Scanner and Mission Radio Operator.
He serves as a Master Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Capt Holmes is a FAA A&P technician and holds a FCC General Radiotelephone Operators License.
Capt Holmes is married to his wife of 18 years and they have 3 children.
Capt Holmes' CAP awards include:
Commander's Commendation Award, 2019
Red Service Ribbon, 2018
Certificate of Appreciation for Lifesaving, 2015
Captain Kess N. Holmes