Lt. Col. George Hern, Jr.
LISBON — Air Force Major George L. Hern, Jr., was promoted to lieutenant colonel on June 1.
Lt. Col. Hern is commander of the 99th Security Forces Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas.
He is joined there by his wife, Amber, a major in the Air Force Reserve. She is also currently unit program coordinator, a civilian position, at Nellis.
Lt. Col. Hern’s son, First Class Airman Christian Hern, is serving at Moody Air Force Base in Valdosta, Ga.
Lt. Col. Hern, a 1993 graduate of David Anderson High School, is the son of George and Barbara Hern of Lisbon.