Major Tonia Y. Howze

Phone: 936-653-1180

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Degrees and Certifications:

EDUCATION 2000 - Associate in Applied Science, Instructor of Technology Military Science, Community College of the Air Force 2000 - Associate in Applied Science, Personnel Administration, Community College of the Air Force 2002 - Bachelor of Art and Science in Interdisciplinary Studies, Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas 2003 - Aerospace Basic Officer’s Course, Maxwell Air Force Base, Montgomery Alabama 2011 - Squadron Officer’s School, Maxwell Air Force Base, Montgomery Alabama 2013 - United States Air Force Master Resiliency Instructor Course, McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey 2016 - Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, Air Force Base, Montgomery Alabama 2018 - Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Instructor Certification Course, Maxwell AFB, Air Force Base, Montgomery Alabama 2019 - Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas

Major Tonia Y. Howze

Major Tonia Y. Howze is the Senior Aerospace Science Instructor, TX-20066 Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC) and serves as the Aerospace Science Department Head at Coldspring-Oakhurst High School.

Major Howze entered the United States Air Force in October of 1993.  In 2002, Major Howze received her commission through the United States Air Force Reserve Officer’s Training Corps (ROTC), Detachment 840; Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos Texas.  She served on active duty in the Air Force for twenty-four years.  Her background includes various duties at the staff and wing-level.  Throughout her career, she has filled a myriad of roles including Assistant Chief of Flying Training Requirements, Chief of Support Requirements, Lead Undergraduate Flying Training Requirements, Squadron Section Commander and Commander.  In 2007, she joined the United States Air Force Reserves and served in the roles as Section Commander, 307th Red Horse Squadron, Barksdale Air Force Base, Shreveport, Louisiana.  In 2010, Major Howze joined the Texas Air National Guard.  She served as the Director of Manpower and Personnel, Sustainment Services, Recruiting and Airmen and Family Readiness Programs, 147th Force Support Squadron, Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base, Houston Texas. She also served as the Logistics Readiness Operations Officer for the 147th Logistics Readiness Squadron; 147th Attack Wing, Texas Air National Guard, Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base, Houston Texas.  As the Logistics Readiness Operations Officer, she was responsible for overseeing the Operations Compliance/Supply Chain Management Flight, Material Management Flight, and the Fuels Management Flight. She has served as the TX-20066 Air Force Junior ROTC Senior Aerospace Science Instructor, Aerospace Science Department Head at Coldspring-Oakhurst High School since 2017.