Det 3

Contact Information

Detachment 3, Peterson AFB, Colorado
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: DSN - 692-2561 Commercial - 719-554-2561
Mailing Address: 250 S. Peterson Blvd. Rm. 202, Peterson AFB, CO 80914-3005

Operating Location-Barksdale AFB, Louisiana
Hours of Operation: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (CST)
Phone: DSN - 781-9637 Commercial - 318-456-9637
Mailing Address: 413 Curtiss Ave., Bldg. 4713, Suites 203/204, Barksdale AFB, LA 71110
Det 3 Commander

Col. Jason L. Cashman is the Commander, Headquarters Individual Reservist Readiness and Integration Organization Detachment 3, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. He is responsible for ensuring the readiness and personnel support of more than 1,200 Individual Reservists as they integrate with active duty Air Force personnel worldwide.

Col. Cashman was commissioned in 1997 upon graduation from the United States Naval Academy. Following pilot training at Vance Air Force Base, he was designated a Naval Aviator in December 1998. After an E-6B operational tour and a T-37 training tour, he separated from active duty with eight years of service.

In December 2005, he was commissioned as a captain in the Air Force Reserve. His assignments include squadron, group, and wing-level positions in Air Education and Training Command and deploying in support of Operation Noble Eagle. Col Cashman centralized and managed the Undergraduate Flying Training program for all initial pilot, combat systems operator, and air battle manager training in Air Force Reserve Command, and then served as the Commander of the 70th Flying Training Squadron, US Air Force Academy, where he was responsible for a $2.7 million workday program supporting four active duty squadrons in ten different aircraft.

Col Cashman is a command pilot with more than 4,800 hours in the E-6B, T-37B, T-6A, and UV-18B aircraft. Prior to his current position, the colonel was the Emergency Preparedness Liaison Officer to United States Northern Command, Peterson AFB, Colo.

Det 3 Superintendent

Chief Master Sergeant Jessica E. James is the Superintendent, Readiness Integration and Organization Detachment 3, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. She is responsible for all U.S. Air Force Individual Mobilization Augmentee matters within Air Force Space Command, NORAD/NORTHCOM, U.S. Air Force Academy, Air Force Global Strike Command, U.S. Cyber Command and U.S. Strategic Command under the direction of the Headquarters Readiness Integration and Organization Detachment 3 commander. Chief James advises on manpower utilization, personnel matters concerning mobilization and combat readiness of IMAs, and is responsible for development, integration, and implementation of strategies supporting IMA personnel policies.

Chief James has served in various components within the Air Force. She started her career on Active Duty as a Maintainer at Charleston AFB, SC. After serving three years she transitioned to the Air Force Reserve as a Traditional Reservist at Peterson AFB, CO, where she assisted the Maintenance Group performing Quality Assurance duties. Shortly after affiliating with the Air Force Reserve Chief James cross trained into the Personnel career field as the Assistant Chief of Career Enhancement as an Air Reserve Technician. After only a year she was promoted to the Chief of Customer Support and dual hatted as the Installation Personnel Readiness Chief where she guided over 1300 members through multiple activations and deployments. In 2011, Chief James joined the Active Guard and Reserve program as the Non-Commissioned Officer-In-Charge, Commander Support Staff for five Squadrons and an Additional Duty First Sergeant at Schriever AFB, CO. She first came to Buckley AFB, CO as one of the first Enlisted Facilitator for the Force Development Team for 25 MAJCOM/NAF/MFM level boards/development teams. Prior to her current assignment, she was assigned as the Superintendent of the Assignments Division, servicing over 3,700 Active Guard and Reserve, and 7,500 Individual Reserve members.

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