Colonel Jason Haney is the Chief, Recruiting Operations Division, Headquarters Air Force Recruiting Service, Headquarters Air Education and Training Command, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas. He formulates and executes all policies and procedures to direct recruitment efforts for enlisted members and line officers for the Air Force and Space Force. In addition, h provides guidance and support to 3,700 people dispersed over 50 states, Puerto Rico, Europe, and the Pacific Rim.
Colonel Hebert enlisted in the Air Force in 1996 and served as a radar technician before he commissioned through the Air Force Officer Training School in 2002. He has served in a variety of nuclear, staff, recruiting and command assignments, and has commanded in AFRS at the flight, squadron, and group levels.
Colonel Hebert is a graduate of the Air Force’s School of Advanced Air and Space Studies. His operational experiences include operations Northern Watch and Enduring Freedom.

Colonel Haney received his commission from the Reserve Officer Training Corps at Florida State University in 2002.  Upon commissioning, he completed Undergraduate Navigator Training at Randolph AFB, Texas.  Over the course of 21 years of active-duty military service, Colonel Haney was stationed in Georgia, Texas, Florida and Louisiana.  At those duty locations, he held various positions in combat flying operations as well as Undergraduate Flying Training Instructor, Numbered Air Force Executive Officer and Expeditionary Commander.  He is a master navigator with more than 1,000 combat hours, and over 875 instructor/evaluator hours in the T-43A, T-1A and E-8C.

Colonel Haney’s operational flying experience includes missions supporting operations ENDURING FREEDOM and IRAQI FREEDOM. Prior to his current assignment as RSX Division Chief, he served as Deputy Commander of the 372nd Recruiting Group, after Commanding the 368th Recruiting Squadron, both located at Hill AFB, Utah.



2002  Bachelor of Science, Social Work, Florida State University, Tallahasee, Florida.

2007  Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, Alabama.

2010  Master of Business, General Management, American Military University, Charles Town, West Virginia.

2013  Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, Alabama, by correspondence.

2021  Air War College, Maxwell AFB, Alabama, by correspondence.



  1. May 2002 – March 2003, Student, Joint Specialized Undergraduate Navigator Training, 562d Flying  Training Squadron, Randolph AFB, Texas.
  2. April 2003 – February 2003, Student, E-8C Navigator Initial/Mission Qualification Training, 330th Combat Training Squadron, Robins AFB, Georgia.
  3. March 2004 – January 2006, E-8C Navigator, 128th Airborne Command and Control Squadron, Robins AFB, Georgia.
  4. February 2006 – August 2008, E-8C Formal Training Unit Evaluator Navigator, Assistant Flight  Commander and Assistant Chief of Training, 330th Combat Training Squadron, Robins AFB, Georgia.
  5. September 2008 – December 2010, Flight Commander, T-43A Instructor Navigator, Undergraduate Navigator Training, 562d Flying Training Squadron, Randolph AFB, Texas.
  6. January 2011 – July 2013, Assistant Chief of Training, Chief of Training and Assistant Director of  Operations, T-1A Instructor Combat Systems Officer, 451st Flying Training Squadron, Pensacola Naval Air Station, Florida. (July 2012 - January 2013, Chief of Plans and Programs, Thumrait Air Base (AB), Oman).
  7. August 2013 – July 2015, Chief, Operations Support, 608th Strategic Operations Squadron, Barksdale AFB, Louisiana.
  8. August 2015 – June 2016, Executive Officer, Headquarters 8th Air Force, Barksdale AFB, Louisiana.
  9. July 2016 – December 2016, Student, E-8C Combat Systems Officer Transition Course, 330th Combat Training Squadron, Robins AFB, Georgia.
  10. January 2017 – January 2018, Chief, Wing Scheduling, 461st Operations Support Squadron, Robins AFB, Georgia. (July 2017 - January 2018, Chief of Safety, Ali Al Salem AB, Kuwait).
  11. February 2018 – June 2019, Assistant Director of Operations, 461st Operations Support Squadron,  Robins AFB, Georgia. (May 2018 - October 2018, Commander, 5th Expeditionary Airborne Command and Control Squadron, Kadena AB, Japan).
  12. June 2019 – June 2021, Commander, 368th Recruiting Squadron, Hill AFB, Utah.
  13. June 2021-July 2023, Deputy Commander, 372nd Recruiting Group, Hill AFB, Utah.
  14. July 2023 – present, Chief, Plans and Resources Division, HQ AFRS, JBSA-Randolph, Texas.



Rating:  Master Navigator

Hours:  More than 2,800

Aircraft Flown:  E-8C, T-1A and T-43A



Meritorious Service Medal with four oak leaf clusters 

Air Medal with two oak leaf clusters

Air Force Commendation Medal with three oak leaf clusters 

Current as of June 1, 2024