Det 470 Personnel Manager
SSgt Rachel A. Rowan is the Noncommissioned Officer in Charge of Knowledge Operations Management, AFROTC Det 470, University of Nebraska Omaha. As the knowledge operations manager she is responsible for pay, tuition, scholarships and medical programs for cadets enroute to a commission. SSgt Rowan also manages the Automated Data Processing Equipment account, is a PT Leader and Records Manager.
SSgt Rowan enlisted in the Air Force 1 October 2003. Upon completion of Basic Training and Technical school SSgt Rowan moved to Barksdale AFB, LA. While at Barksdale AFB SSgt Rowan worked in many different offices in the seven years she was stationed there. SSgt Rowan started out at 2d Communications Squadron working in Base Information Transfer Center. She then accepted a job working as the Information Manager at 2d Mission Support Group. After a year, SSgt Rowan was moved to 2d Logistics Readiness Squadron where she worked in the Orderly Room. After a year she moved back to 2d Mission Support Group where she worked as a Client Systems Administrator for the Group. SSgt Rowan deployed to Baghdad, Iraq in support of Multi-National Forces-Iraq Task Force 134 as the NCOIC of File Management. She returned to the 2d Mission Support Group as their Knowledge Operations Manager. In July 2010, SSgt Rowan moved to Nebraska to help mold the future leaders of the Air Force at Det 470.