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Alphonso Adams

U.S. Air Force


Last updated: Aug 1, 2019

Lieutenant Colonel Alphanso Adams is a U.S. Air Force Officer serving in the Secretary of the Air Force Legislative Liaison Office. A 2004 graduate from Reserve Officer Training Corps, Alphanso is a Cyber Operations Officer with leadership experience at the squadron, group, and staff levels. He has executed Network Operations as well as Command and Control functions at the Joint Level. Additionally, Alphanso has fulfilled various cybersecurity roles for the Air Force and Joint Force programs and capabilities. Previously, Alphanso served as a Defense Fellow on Capitol Hill in the Office of Senator Bill Nelson of Florida.

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