Civil AIr Patrol - Medina Skyhawks

The 219th Composite Squadron, affectionately known as the Skyhawks, is located in Wadsworth, Ohio and serves Civil Air Patrol’s three primary missions in the greater Medina County area:

  • Aerospace Education
  • Cadet Program
  • Emergency Services

From our Headquarters, located at the Weltzien Skypark, our unit has had an active role in the community for over 40 years, engaging in operations from humanitarian support and rescue, youth development, and public outreach.

 

COMMANDER
Donald H. Thomas, Major, CAP

Joined Civil Air Patrol: 2009
Assumed Command: 2017

Past Assignments: Aerospace Education Officer, Professional Development Officer, Deputy Commander for Seniors

CADET COMMANDER
Jeffery A. Valek, C/1st Lt, CAP

Joined Civil Air Patrol: 2013
Assumed Command: 2018

Past Assignments: Senior Basic Cadet Training Instructor, Flight Commander, Cadet Executive Officer

Maj Donald Thomas, Commander, (left) and Cadet Jeffery Valek, Cadet Commander (right)