Michael A Barnes

Air Force 2A773 E-7, Active Duty

Langley Air Force Base, Hampton, VA

Years of Service: 20 years, July 1999 - September 2019


Compliance Officer, U. S. Air Force,
August 2017 - Present

Department Manager, U. S. Air Force,
May 2015 - August 2017

Assistant Manager Maintenance Department, U. S. Air Force,
September 2012 - May 2015


Bachelor in Science in Occupation, Health, and Safety, Columbia Southern University ,
January 2018 - September 2019

Work Experience

Compliance Officer August 2017 - Present

Air Force | 2A773 | E-7 | Langley Air Force Base, Hampton, VA, USA

  • Identified organizational problems and potential areas of compliance vulnerability and risk to organization leaders.
  • Developed and coordinated a multifaceted educational and training program that focuses on the elements of the compliance program that were pertinent federal and state standards.
  • Conducted and led periodic risk assessments, response plans, and internal monitoring and auditing.

Department Manager May 2015 - August 2017

Air Force | 2A773 | E-7 | Hurlburt Field, FL, USA

  • Always took initiative to accomplish the mission in the absence of direction and guidance from higher headquarters.
  • A leader role model who exhibited high standards, discipline and provided effective examples through personal actions.
  • Ensured that the organization was always able to fully execute its mission by evaluating strengths and limitations and directing actions to improve the situation.

Assistant Manager Maintenance Department September 2012 - May 2015

Air Force | 2A773 | E-7 | Hurlburt Field, FL, USA

  • Trained and developed maintenance team leaders and technicians to achieve overall maintenance goals, as well as business plan objectives.
  • Supervised necessary preventative maintenance on a timely basis with corresponding record keeping of ## items of equipment.
  • Planned and scheduled project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools.

Assistant Department Manager May 2009 - September 2012

Air Force | 2A773 | E-7 | Eglin Air Force Base, FL, USA

  • Led and influenced ## subordinate team leaders to accomplish critical business tasks and achieve organization objectives.
  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem-solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve team business results.
  • Engaged in 'ethical reasoning', when determining the right thing to do, even when no one was watching.

Top Skills

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Combat Readiness Medal

July 2017

Air Force Longevity Service Award

June 2017

United Nations Medal

July 2011

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

October 2010

Afghanistan Campaign Medal

March 2010

Air Force Meritorious Unit Award

August 2007

Iraq Campaign Medal

June 2007

Air Force Overseas Short Tour Service Ribbon

February 2006

Air Force Commendation Medal

February 2005

Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon (with gold border)

September 2003

Air Force NCO PME Graduate Ribbon

March 2002

Air Force Good Conduct Medal

January 2002

Air Force Achievement Medal

July 2001

National Defense Service Medal

April 2001

Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon

March 2000

Air Force Training Ribbon

May 1999

Training and Certifications

Certificate of Professional Management

March 2008


Bachelor in Science in Occupation, Health, and Safety, Workers in occupational health and safety enforce regulations and identify possible dangers at various work environments

Columbia Southern University , Langley Air Force Base, Hampton, VA, USA

January 2018 - September 2019 , GPA: 4.0

Associates in Applied Science in Aviation Maintenance Technology, General Aviation, Corporate Aviation, Airlines or Aerospace Manufacturers

Community College of the Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, FL, USA

January 2005 - August 2007 , GPA: 4.0