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Chief Of Staff

Lt Col Kay Rudo CAP

DEWG Chief of Staff

Lt Colonel Kay Rudo serves as the Delaware Wing Chief of Staff. Joining Civil Air Patrol in 2007, Lt Col Rudo has served in multiple positions at both the Squadron and Wing level. Lt Col Rudo has served two tours as commander of the Coastal Base #2 Memorial Composite Squadron in Georgetown, DE. At the Wing level, she is the former Wing Director of Safety, a position that she held until assuming the role of Wing Chief of Staff in June 2019.

Lt Col Rudo holds several operational qualifications such as Air and Ground Branch Director, Mission Safety Officer, Ground Team Leader, Senior Mission Observer and Flight Release Officer. She is also a graduate of the National Safety Officers College.

Lt Col Rudo has completed the Middle East Region Staff College and holds a master rating in Command and Safety, a senior rating in emergency services and technician ratings in communications, personnel and administration. 


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