Cadet Colonel Piper R. Phillips

Assistant Cadet Activities Officer

Cadet Colonel Piper Phillips is 20 years old. Within CAP, she has served in various positions at encampments in Washington, Oregon, Alaska, and Hawaii Wing. Cadet Phillips served as Cadet Deputy Commander at Washington Wing's Emergency Services Training Academy for the 2016 - 2017 training year. Phillips also served as the Curriculum Director at the 2016 Pacific Region Cadet Leadership School. She attended International Air Cadet Exchange as a cadet ambassador in the Netherlands during the summer of 2017 after serving as Mission Support Group Commander at Cascade Falcon Basic Encampment in Washington Wing. Cadet Colonel Phillips was most recently selected as Cadet Commander for Washington Wing’s Cascade Falcon Basic Encampment to be held this summer. In June 2016, Cadet Col. Phillips graduated with her high school diploma and received her Associate's degree with honors from Centralia College. Currently, Phillips works as a Hyperbaric Technician, while additionally working as a music teacher and private, in-home elderly caregiver. She plans to pursue a Bachelor's degree in Applied Management.


2013 Cascade Falcon XVII Basic Encampment, Graduate, Washington

2014 Pacific Region Cadet Leadership School, Graduate, Hawaii


Aug 2013, Cadet Flight Sergeant, Cascade Falcon XVIII Basic Encampment

Nov 2014, Cadet Commander, Basic Marksmanship Encampment #67

May 2015, Cadet Commander, Basic Marksmanship Encampment #68

2014 - 2015, Cadet Commander, Lewis County Composite Squadron

Jul 2015, Cadet Deputy Commander, Hawaii Wing Encampment

Dec 2015, Standards/Evaluations Officer, Oregon Wing Encampment 

Dec 2016, Curriculum Director, Pacific Region Cadet Leadership School

Jul 2017, Cadet Mission Support Group Commander, Cascade Falcon XXII Basic Encampment

Sept 2016 - Aug 2017, Cadet Deputy Commander, Emergency Services Training Academy

Jul 2017 - Aug 2017, Ambassador, International Air Cadet Exchange, Netherlands

Aug 2016 - Present, Cadet Officer Mentor, Washington Wing

Jul 2017 - Present, Assistant Cadet Activities Officer, Washington Wing

Mar 2018 - Present, Pacific Region Cadet Advisory Council Chair


Jan 2016 Achievement Award

Mar 2016 Achievement Award

Jul 2017 Commander's Commendation

Dec 2017 General Carl A. Spaatz Award 


2014 Cadet of the Year, Lewis County Composite Squadron

2015 Cadet of the Year, Lewis County Composite Squadron

2016 National Rifle Association Expert Certification


Cadet Airman Basic Apr. 24, 2012

Cadet Airman Jun. 9, 2012

Cadet Airman First Class Aug. 25, 2012

Cadet Senior Airman Nov. 1, 2012

Cadet Staff Sergeant Nov. Dec. 28, 2012

Cadet Technical Sergeant Feb. 23, 2013

Cadet Master Sergeant Apr. 20, 2013

Cadet Senior Master Sergeant Jun. 15, 2013

Cadet Chief Master Sergeant Aug.10, 2013

Cadet Second Lieutenant Jan. 18, 2014

Cadet First Lieutenant Sept. 20, 2014

Cadet Captain Feb. 14, 2015

Cadet Major Dec. 23, 2015

Cadet Lieutenant Colonel Nov. 22, 2016

Cadet Colonel Dec. 7, 2017

(Current as of March 2018)