ARPC announces leadership change

(U.S. Air Force graphic/Quinn Jacobson)

(U.S. Air Force graphic/Quinn Jacobson)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Lt. Gen. James F. Jackson, chief of Air Force Reserve, announced the following senior leader changes Feb. 5, 2016.

Brig. Gen. Samuel "Bo" Mahaney, commander, Headquarters Air Reserve Personnel Center here will become the Reserve Deputy Director, Director of Operations, Air Mobility Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill.

Mahaney will relinquish command of ARPC to Col. Ellen M. Moore, currently the Director of Manpower, Personnel and Services, Headquarters Air Force Reserve Command, Robins Air Force Base, Ga. The date for the change of command ceremony will be announced soon.

Moore was commissioned in 1987 through the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps program at The Ohio State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and has a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Oklahoma. She was selected as a regular officer in 1992 and spent 11 years on active duty, stationed in the Republic of Panama shortly after Operation Just cause. Later she served as operations officer in the 89th Aerial Port at Andrews AFB, executing worldwide distinguished visitor airlift.

Mahaney has been in command since November 2013. He is responsible for personnel support to nearly 1 million Air National Guard, Air Force Reserve and retired members, ensuring they are ready to deliver strategic Total Force war fighting capability for the Air Force. From initial entry to retirement, ARPC provides world-class support for "Generations of Airmen" throughout their military careers. ARPC is a direct reporting unit of AFRC.