Texas Wing Cadet Programs

CTEP Senior Staff

Activity Director - Maj Wendi Lamphear

CCSC Mentor - Lt Col Jane Smalley

CCSC Mentor - 1st Lt Steve Gates

OTS Mentor - Capt Sarah Heitzman

OTS Mentor - Capt Lana Holub

SNCOA Mentor - Lt Col Phil Kost

SNCOA Mentor -  Maj Joey McRorey

SNCOA Mentor - 1st Lt Bethany Hiller

NCOA Mentor - Maj Jed Taylor

NCOA Mentor -  Capt Ann Bailey

NCOA Mentor - TFO James Meaux

TLC Director -  Maj Randy Gibbon

TLC Instructor - 1st Lt Roger Reed

TLC Instructor - Capt Danielle Lamphear

Administration - Maj Ray Hicks

Administration - Maj Becca Levesque
Mess - Maj Brad Rather

Chaplain - Chaplain (Lt Col) Nancy Smalley

On the weekend of 24-26 March 2017 a Cadet Training and Education Program (CTEP) Leadership School and a Training Leaders of Cadets (TLC) will be held at Texas Wing Headquarters, Nacogdoches, Texas. CTEP is a Wing-level activity that promotes standardization and enrichment of training at the NCO level and professional cadet education for cadet officers that focuses on taking your place among the cadet leaders of our Wing.

TLC is a senior training activity that focuses on individuals that work with the cadet program. TLC students will receive credit for the Training Leaders of Cadets program.

Cadets and Seniors planning to attend this school must submit a CAPF 31, 160, 161, and 163 to Chaplain Nancy Smalley and pay via the Event Brite link https://2017springctep.eventbrite.com NLT 1 March 2017. Cadets and Squadron Commanders are strongly urged to go to the cadet programs website www.texascadet.org to review the CTEP progression plan.

Applications for the Schools will only be accepted if the application is complete and signed by the commander as well as payment submitted. We have a limited number of spaces this year and will hold the schools to the limits set in the Ops Plan. 

Cadets wishing to go to NCOA must be C/SSgt or above (or C/SrA with Encampment Credit may come).
Cadets wishing to go to SNCOA must be C/MSgt or above
Cadets wishing to go to OTS must be C/2d Lt
Cadets wishing to go to CCSC must be C/Maj or above (or must be C/Capt with OTS credit).
Ops Plan is attached

CAPF 31, 160, 161, and 163 should be submitted to Chaplain Nancy Smalley no later than 1 March 2017.

The following information must be included on the 31:

Seniors may apply for STAFF or TLC (Training Leaders of Cadets)
A parents' or legal guardians' signature must be included on all forms.
Squadron commanders should verify the school the cadet is asking to attend as well.
Be sure to include your CURRENT CAP grade (not the grade you think you will be in two months).

You must mail your CAPF 31, 160, 161, and 163 to Chaplain Nancy Smalley at the address below: 
416 Victorian Drive, Waxahachie, Texas 75165

Maj Wendi Lamphear, CAP
George H. W. Bush Composite Squadron Commander
U.S. Air Force Auxiliary

CTEP Staff

​Commandant - C/Lt Col Alex Durr

CCSC Lead - C/Maj Victoria Bearden
CCSC Instructor - C/Lt Col Nathan Paine

OTS Lead - C/Col Kara McRorey
OTS Instructor - C/Capt Jackson Reed

SNCOA Lead - C/Lt Col Alex Durr
SNCOA Instructor - C/Lt Col Warren Friedrichs
SNCOA Instructor - C/Capt Joey Rosio

NCOA Lead - C/Maj Holly Fieglein
NCOA Instructor - C/Lt Col Caleb Malinowski
NCOA Instructor - C/Capt Shaun Furter

PAO - 
Admin - C/Lt Col Henry Malinowski 
Admin -
Logistics - C/2d Lt John Taliaferro
Mess - C/2d Lt Dylan German
Mess - C/2d Lt Kirkland Schramm

CTEP Homework


Read and be proficient in understanding CAPM 39-1 pages 47-54 (Blues uniform) and pages 66-69 (BDU/ABU uniform) (http://www.capmembers.com/media/cms/M391_E6F33EAAEC28A.pdf)

Read and be proficient in understanding CAPP 60-20 Chapter 4 - Drill of the Flight pages 39-56

Read the NCOA Study Guide (https://drive.google.com/open?id=1eWkZIYMTWXpQtW5sDnzKVSkvISqWHbBLkdbVYxDUOIc)

Type up a list of 20 things you learned from CAPM 39-1, CAPP 60-20 and the Study Guide and list where you found the information.

Please include your grade and name, any format is acceptable. You will be turning this assignment in and be quizzed over the material given, please take this assignment seriously as it will count as 2 of the 7 total assignments.


Write an essay covering both topics below. Ensure you cite all resources utilized. Minimum of 500 words with Times New Roman and font size 14. Double Spaced and MLA Format. 

1.) Describe the terms Servant Leadership and Inspirational Leadership in your own words without researching the term. Use your presumptions of the terms meaning.

2.) Explain your personal view on the differences and similarities between Servant Leadership and Inspirational Leadership that you described above.


Take the MTBI Test (link below) and bring your printed result to OTS.

Bring your CAP Resume - do not worry about perfection, just the basics are necessary.

​Write a 500-700 word essay on the following topic:  What distinguishes a Leader from others?
Please use MLA format and print it.


1. Write a two page After Action Report on the last major activity you attended. (Times New Roman, 12pt font, double spaced)

2. Bring a one page paper outlining the "Five Goals of Executive Level Encampment Leadership" (Times New Roman, 12pt font, double spaced)

3. Take the MBTI test and bring your results for discussion. The test can be found at the link below. https://www.16personalities.com/free-personality-test

CTEP Spring 2017