Unit Staff 2021

Cadet Unit Commander

SQNLDR Alex Koppenaal,

NZCF

Joining in 2001 as a Cadet, SQNLDR Koppenaal took command of the unit in 2011. He has overall responsibility for the unit.

Executive Officer (XO)

Currently Vacant

Warrant Officer

CDWO Jack Dittmer

The CDTWO is the operational link between the NCO's and the Officers. 

Training Officer

PLTOFF Edward Ring

PLTOFF Ring joined the unit as a cadet in 2010. He is now responsible for unit Training and activity planning

Adjutant

FGOFF Cameron Mearns,

NZCF

A cadet since 2007, FGOFF Mearns has remained with the unit, and is now responsible for the second year cadets.

Equipment Officer

OFFCDT Stevie Ratcliffe

Assistant Adj

SS Philip Moyle

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A cadet of the unit since 2013, OFFCDT Moyle joined the unit staff in 2020.

Basic 1 Flight
Commander

PLTOFF James Devereaux

A cadet since 2001, PLTOFF Devereaux has returned from overseas. He is now responsible for the first year cadets.

Basic 2 Flight
Commander

FGOFF Emma Mearns,

NZCF

A cadet from 19 Squadron, FGOFF Mearns joined the unit in 2014, and was commissioned in 2015. She is responsible for the second year cadets

Proficiency Flight Commander

SS Soo-Myoung Jang

SS Jang joined the unit as a cadet in 2010. In 2017 he returned as Supplementary Staff, and is now responsible for the training of the third year cadets. 

Advanced/NCO Flight Commander

SS Philip Moyle

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A cadet of the unit since 2013, OFFCDT Moyle joined the unit staff in 2020.