Cadet Colonel Zachary C. Lam
Assistant Director of Cadet Programs, Assistant Public Affairs Officer,  Pacific Region Cadet Advisory Council Chairman, & National Cadet Advisory Council Representative


C/Col Zachary Lam is the Assistant Director of Cadet Programs and Assistant PAO in Washington Wing. In the Assistant Director of Cadet Programs position, C/Col Lam assists the Wing Director of Cadet Program in implementing the Cadet Program for the wing by overseeing activities that involve cadets. Additionally, he runs the Wing Cadet Officer Mentorship Program. As an Assistant Public Affairs Officer, he works with the Wing Director of Public Affairs to help other cadets understand how the organization's public image and social media can affect the organization. He also assists in ensuring Washington Wing's objectives and missions are in line with CAP National Headquarters’ public affairs.

Prior to assuming his current position, Cadet Colonel was elected as the Washington Wing Cadet Advisory Council Chairman where he presided over the all Cadet Advisory Councils in Washington and served as a Pacific Region Cadet Advisory Council Representative. During his term, C/Col Lam led a reformation of the Washington Wing Cadet Advisory Council by setting up means of communication and creating the structure that can be passed on from Chairman to Chairman.


ASSIGNMENTS
Sept 2012 – Sept 2014 Cadet Commander, Mt. Rainier Composite Squadron, Washington Wing 
Feb 2015 – Nov 2015 Cadet Advisory Council Chair, Southwest Group, Washington Wing
Oct 2015 – Sept 2016 Cadet Advisory Council Chair, Washington Wing 
Oct 2016  Present Cadet Advisory Council Chair, Pacific Region
Oct 2016 – Present Representative, National Cadet Advisory Council
Aug 2016 – Present Assistant Public Affairs Officer, Washington Wing
Sept 2016 – Present Assistant Director of Cadet Programs, Washington Wing 

ACHIEVEMENTS
Contributing Most to the Success of the Squadron 2013
Contributing Most to the Success of the Squadron 2014
Contributing Most to the Success of the Squadron 2015

EFFECTIVE DATE OF PROMOTION

Cadet Colonel, March, 2016


(Current as of 09-March-2017)