First female commander comes to Cannon

CNJ staff

The 16th Special Operations Squadron has its first female commander in Lt. Col. Tracy Onufer, according to an announcement on Cannon Air Force Base website.

Onufer is only the second woman to command an operational flying squadron in Air Force Special Operations Command. She was promoted to the Cannon position in February.

Onufer was born and raised in Michigan.

Onufer has served in a myriad of squadron, wing and AFSOC positions during her nearly 15 years of service.