Colonel Pamela J. Lincoln is the Vice Wing Commander of the 310th Space Wing, Air Force Reserve Command, Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado. As Vice Commander, she assists the commander in leading nearly 900 military personnel supporting multiple military and civilian organizations in a wide variety of space operations with systems valued at more than $46 billion. The wing is also responsible for providing support to Air Force Space Command's security forces missions, the National Security Space Institute and the Network Operations Security Center.

Colonel Lincoln received her commission from Officer Training School in 1989. She served on active duty in various assignments until 1998 when she joined the Air Force Reserve. She has been previously certified to instruct and evaluate operations for the Minuteman II and Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missile, the Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite, and the SPACEAF Aerospace Operations Center, currently known as the Joint Space Operations Center. As commander of the 19th Space Operations Squadron, she led the unit in the activities to test, develop and employ the modernized GPS launch and early orbit and command and control systems. She built the inspector general program for the activation of the 310th Space Wing. She served as technical director of Air Force Lessons Learned and Deputy Director of Analytic Foundation and Integration where her staff provided the Secretary of the Air Force, the Chief of Staff of the Air Force and Deputy Chiefs of Staff with superior decision-aiding data, scenarios and analyses. Colonel Lincoln served as a working group chairman on the Air Force Reserve Command Human Resources Development Committee.

1987 Bachelor of Science Information Systems, minor in Spanish, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Penn.
1989 Undergraduate Missile School, Vandenberg AFB, Calif., distinguished graduate
1990 Academic Instructor School, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
1993 Master of Aviation Management, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
1993 Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, Ala., distinguished graduate
1999 Missile Warning Sensor Management Course, Det 1 533 Training Squadron, Schriever AFB, Colo.
1999 Joint Air Command and Control Course, Hurlburt Field, Fla., distinguished graduate
2002 Air Command and Staff College (correspondence)
2006 Air War College (correspondence)
2007 Space 300, National Space Security Institute
2009 Air War College (in residence), academic distinction

1. May 1989 - December 1993, Senior Crew Deputy Missile Combat Crew Instructor, Combat Crew Commander and Training and Evaluation Flight Commander, 341st Strategic Missile Wing, Malmstrom AFB, Mont.
2. January 1994 - September 1996, Satellite Vehicle Officer, Flight Commander and Senior Flight Commander, 2d Space Operations Squadron, Schriever AFB, Colo.
3. Sep 1996 - Feb 1998, Chief, Standardization Branch, 50th Operations Group, 50 Space Wing, Schriever AFB, Colo.
4. February 1998 - September 1999, Chief, COMAFSPACE SOC Plans, 310th Space Group, Schriever AFB, Colo.
5. October 1999 - July 2001, Space Strategy and Tactics Officer, Chief, Combat Strategy Section, Chief, Space Strategies and Tactics, 9th Space Operations Squadron, Vandenberg AFB, Calif.
6. July 2001 - December 2001, Space Spectral Program Officer, Deputy Director of Surveillance and Reconnaissance Pentagon, Washington D.C.
7. January 2002 - October 2002 Chief, Space Spectral Programs Section, Directorate of Space Operations and Integration, Pentagon, Washington D.C.
8. October 2002 - May 2005, Operations Officer, 19th Space Operations Squadron, Schriever AFB, Colo.
9. May 2005 - November 2007, Squadron Commander, 19th Space Operations Squadron, Schriever AFB, Colo.
10. November 2007 - July 2008, Inspector General, 310th Space Wing, Schriever AFB, Colo.
11. July 2008 - May 2009, Student, Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
12. June 2009 - July 2010, Technical Director, Air Force Lessons Learned, Air Force Studies and Analyses, Assessments and Lessons Learned, Pentagon, Washington D.C.
13. July 2010 - November 2011, Deputy Director, Analytic Foundation and Integration, Air Force Studies and Analyses, Assessments and Lessons Learned, Pentagon, Washington, D.C.
14. November 2011 - Present, Vice Wing Commander, 310th Space Wing, Schriever AFB, Colo.

Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Air Force Commendation Medal with one oak leaf cluster
Air Force Achievement Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Air Force Organizational Excellence Award
Combat Readiness Medal with one oak leaf cluster
Air Force Recognition
Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal

Second Lieutenant May 4, 1989
First Lieutenant, May 4, 1991
Captain, May 4, 1993
Major, July 14, 1999
Lieutenant Colonel, Sept. 4, 2003
Colonel, June 1, 2008

(Current as of November 2011)