Chief Master Sergeant Dennis H. Orcutt, Jr., Command Chief
Serving as Middle East Region command noncommissioned officer since September 2016, Orcutt is a resident of Fort Belvoir, Virginia. He previously served as command NCO of the National Capital Wing. Orcutt joined the Okinawa Cadet Squadron at Kadena Air Base in Japan as a senior member in 1992, having been an Air Force Junior ROTC cadet before enlisting in the U.S. Air Force. During his 25 years in CAP, he has held a variety of positions within the Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Alabama, Georgia and National Capital wings along with the overseas unit in Japan. A native of Oklahoma, Orcutt has earned associate degrees in logistics, information management and human resource management from the Community College of the Air Force and a bachelor’s degree in network management from Southern Nazarene University in Bethany, Oklahoma. Still active in the Air Force, Orcutt deployed to support Operation Desert Storm/Provide Comfort and Operation Enduring Freedom.