First Lieutenant Barrett is the Recruiting Flight Commander of Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Detachment 425, Mississippi State University, located in Starkville, Mississippi. The detachment includes 3 officers, 2 NCOs, and 80 cadets seeking a commission. The University has an approximate enrollment of 20,000 students. Her previous assignment was at Joint Base (JB) Charleston, S.C., where she led 56 military and 200 civilian members in Force Support’s largest flight. She implemented controls to eliminate a 50,000 dollar yearly loss, meeting Air Force requirements. As officer-in-charge of Protocol, she coordinated logistics and executed visits by the President and Vice President of the United States, Under Secretary of Defense, Secretary of the Navy, and 110 distinguished military visitors.
Lt Barrett entered the Air Force in 2012 after graduating and commissioning from the United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo. She holds a Bachelor’s of Science in English from the United States Air Force Academy.
(Current as of October 2015)