Capt Ryan Fraser

Captain Ryan Fraser is an Instructor of Cybersecurity, School of Systems and Logistics, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. As a part of Air University the School of Systems and Logistics provides cutting edge education and consulting services to the Information Warfare, Combat Support and Force Modernization communities. Capt Fraser is part of a team responsible for developing and delivering course content focused on countering cyber threats to Air Force mission systems and acquisitions processed in a time of great power competition.

Capt Ryan Fraser initially served as an enlisted member of the Munitions Systems community prior to commissioning as a graduate of Officer Training School, Maxwell AFB, Alabama, in 2017. He has held various communications and cyber positions to include a deployment in support of Operation Inherent Resolve where he led a team in the ground up construction of a new Air Force Base communications network. Prior to assuming this position, Capt Fraser was the Operations Flight Commander at the 366th Communications Squadron, Mountain Home AFB, Idaho.


2005 CCAF Associates Degree – Munitions Systems Technology

2007 Airman Leadership School (Distinguished Graduate)

2012 Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education Course, by correspondence

2015 Noncommissioned Officer Academy (Distinguished Graduate)

2016 Bachelors of Science, Cybersecurity

2016 Senior Noncommissioned Officer’s Academy, by correspondence

2018 Masters of Science, Cybersecurity

2019 CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional)


  1. June 2003 – June 2006 Munitions Controller, RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom (January 2005 – May 2005 Precision Guided Munitions Crewmember, Al Udied Air Base, Qatar)
  2. June 2006 – February 2008 Munitions Inspector, Mountain Home AFB, Idaho (January 2007 – June 2007 Munitions Inspector, Bagram AB, Afghanistan)
  3. February 2008 – February 2009 Quality Assurance Evaluator, Osan AB, Republic of Korea
  4. February 2009 – April 2013 Munitions Controller, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington (August 2009 – February 2010  & February 2011 – July 2011, Joint Base Balad, Iraq)
  5. April 2013 – December 2016 Unit Deployment Manager, Aviano AFB, Italy 
  6. December 2016 – December 2018 Student, Keesler AFB, Mississippi
  7. December 2018 – July 2020 Flight Commander, Mountain Home AFB, Idaho (July 2018 – January 2019 Flight Commander, Ali Al Salem AB, Kuwait)



Meritorious Service Medal

Air Force Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters

Air Force Achievement Medal with oak leaf cluster


Second Lieutenant              March 24, 2017

First Lieutenant                    March 24, 2019

Captain                                March 24, 2021


(Current as of June 2021) 


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