Capt Thomas Agler

Captain Agler is an Instructor of Cybersecurity at the Air Force Institute of Technology, School of Systems and Logistics, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. The School of Systems and Logistics provides cutting-edge education and consulting services to the Information Warfare, Combat Support, and Force Modernization communities. Captain Agler’s previous assignments as a Network Operations Officer include experiences working with satellite communication networks, modeling and simulation networks, network control centers, Risk Management Framework (RMF) accreditations, system administration, cyber intelligence collection requirements, and Offensive Cyber Operations (OCO) planning.


2015 Bachelors of Science, Aeronautical Engineering Technology

2015 Undergraduate Cyber Training

2019 Certified Information Systems Security Professional

2020 APDP Certified Acquisition Professional, Information Technology, Level I

2020 Masters of Science, Information Technology with Information Assurance specialization

2021 Squadron Officer School



May 2015 – January 2016: Student, 333rd Training Squadron, Keesler AFB

January 2016 – June 2017: Officer in Charge, Operations and Maintenance, Detachment 1, 460th Space Communications Squadron

June 2017 – August 2018: Flight Commander, Communication Operations, Warrior Preparation Center, Einsiedlerhof, Germany

August 2018 – January 2019: Executive Officer, Warrior Preparation Center, Einsiedlerhof, Germany

January 2019 – May 2021: Officer in Charge, Systems Integration Management, 21st Intelligence Squadron, Wright Patterson AFB, OH

October 2020 – April 2021: Joint Cyberspace Operations Planner, Headquarters Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait (Deployed)

May 2021 – Current: Instructor of Cybersecurity, Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright Patterson AFB, OH


Second Lieutenant          May 15, 2015

First Lieutenant               May 28, 2017

Captain                            May 28, 2019


Joint Service Commendation Medal

Air Force Commendation Medal with oak leaf cluster

Air Force Achievement Medal


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