Lt Col Michael A. Ingram

Commander, 55th Force Support Squadron

Lieutenant Colonel Michael A. Ingram is Commander of the 55th Force Support Squadron, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. He oversees 70 facilities and 600 employees with an annual Appropriated Fund budget of $20M and Nonappropriated Fund revenue exceeding $8M annually. Offutt’s Force Support Activities include a 220K Sq. ft. Fitness Center; 18-Hole Golf Course with Pro Shop and Restaurant; Community Center; 147- Room Lodging Operation; 2 large Child Development Centers and Youth Operation; Outdoor Recreation with two RV Storage Lots, Base Lake Marina and Family Camping operations; Auto Hobby Shop; Frame and Design; Aero Club; Resource Management section; APF and NAF Civilian Personnel Offices; Airman & Family Readiness Center; Marketing Office and more.

Lt Col Ingram enlisted into the USAF in Jun 1991 and served 9 years as an Aerospace Physiology Technician. He attended and commissioned through Texas State University ROTC in 2001. Initially assigned to the Manpower Career Field, Lt Col Ingram has also held positions in the Personnel, Protocol, Executive Officer and Political-Military Affair Strategist fields.

Lt Col Ingram is married to the former Sherry Susi, who also served in the United States Air Force and retired from active duty following 21 years of Service as a Master Sergeant in the Medical Administration field. They have two sons, Stephen and Kevin.

Mr Thomas Fahrer

Deputy Director, 55th Force Support Squadron

Mr. Thomas C. Fahrer is the Deputy Director of the 55th Force Support Squadron, Offutt Air Force Base (AFB), Nebraska. Along with the Commander, he oversees a squadron comprised of 70 facilities and 550 employees with an Appropriated Fund budget of $20M annually and Nonappropriated Fund revenues exceeding $8M annually. Offutt’s Force Support activities include a 220K SF Fitness Center; 18-Hole Golf Course with Pro Shop and Restaurant; Collocated Club; 210-Room Lodging operation, 2 large Child Development Centers, a Youth Center operation; Outdoor Recreation with two RV Storage Lots, Base Lake Marina and Family Camping operations; Auto Hobby Shop; Frame & Design; Aero Club; Resource Management section; APF and NAF Civilian Personnel Offices; Airman & Family Readiness Center; Marketing Office and more.
Mr. Fahrer entered federal service in October 1982 after earning a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Bellevue University, Bellevue, Nebraska. He is a career Force Support professional who has served as the Director of Services at Arnold AFB, Tennessee and the Deputy Director of Services at Offutt AFB, Nebraska, F. E. Warren AFB, Wyoming and at Spangdahlem Air Base (AB), Germany. He also served as a staff officer for the MWR Directorate, Strategic Air Command, Offutt AFB, Nebraska.