Experienced cadre are available to answer questions and provide information to help you navigate the AFROTC application process and university experience.

Two non commissioned officers and one officer serve under the commander at the University of Connecticut Air Force ROTC.


Lieutenant Colonel Jason S. Chandler – Commander, Department Chair, Professor of Aerospace Studies

Captain Steven Ortiz – Operations and Recruiting Flight Commander, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Studies

Technical Sergeant Khalil Gatlin – Personnel

Staff Sergeant Christopher R. Gomez – Administration

Keara Ludiker – Program Assistant


Please contact us at (860) 486-2224 for more information.