Squadron Senior Staff
Maj Luke Rondeau, CAP
In his role, Maj Rondeau oversees the execution and success of the Lapeer Composite Squadron. Maj Rondeau has been in command of the squadron since June of 2016 and has held a variety of positions outside of the unit. Maj Rondeau directly oversees 2 officers and is ultimately responsible for all of the members in the unit. Maj Rondeau is a former Earhart cadet (Cadet Captain), becoming a senior member in 2011. Maj Rondeau reports to the Group 701 commander.
Maj Rondeau also serves as the Group 701 Vice Commander, Group 701 Information Technology Officer and Michigan Wing Director of Information Technology.
Deputy Commander of Seniors
2d Lt Maria Bauer, CAP
In her role as Deputy Commander of Seniors, Lt Bauer oversees the execution and success of the senior program and serves as a backup to the squadron commander. Lt Bauer joined the unit in 2018 and has been an incredible asset, taking on several duty assignments. Lt Bauer directly oversees all senior members in the unit and reports to the Commander. Lt Bauer served in the US Military prior to her joining the squadron.
Lt Bauer also serves as the squadron Finance Officer and Safety Officer.
Deputy Commander of Cadets
Maj Jill Rondeau, CAP
In her role as Deputy Commander of Cadets, Maj Rondeau oversees the execution and success of the cadet program and serves as a backup to the squadron commander. Maj Rondeau has been the Deputy Commander of Cadets since 2017, and has held a variety of positions outside of the unit. Maj Rondeau directly oversees 1 cadet senior non-commissioned officer (Cadet Commander) and indirectly oversees 2 cadet officers and 1 senior non-commissioned officer. Maj Rondeau reports to the commander. Maj Rondeau is a former Eaker cadet (Cadet Lieutenant Colonel), becoming a senior member in 2012.
Maj Rondeau also serves as a Michigan Wing Cadet Programs Officer, directly reporting to the Michigan Wing Director of Cadet Programs