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Biography – Lt Col Kimberly Morton, CAP

Lt Col Kimberly Morton assumed duties as Chief of Staff for Civil Air Patrol's North Carolina Wing on 9 January 2023. Currently she leads the Wing's staff in the administrative functioning of the Wing as a whole. She provides guidance, encouragement and training to Wing staff members as needed, and makes recommendations to the Wing Commander regarding staff composition and qualification.

Lt Col Morton joined CAP in February 2010 and served in the North Carolina Wing as Commander, Deputy Commander for Cadets and Finance Officer for Cunningham Field Composite Squadron. She held various Group 3 staff positions including Group 3 Commander, Finance Officer, Education & Training Officer, PAO and Advisor to the Group 3 Commander.

Lt Col Morton has earned 2 Find Ribbons, her Level V in Education & Training and has a Master Rating in Professional Development. She serves on the Senior Promotions Review Board as well being a member of the NCWG Conference Committee.

Lt Col Morton was born in Tulare, California and traveled wherever the United States Marine Corps stationed her family. She worked aboard Camp Lejeune for 22 years in many areas including as a Special Needs Driver for Camp Lejeune Dependent Schools before pursuing an Associate’s Degree in Clinical Medical Assisting. She is currently the Office Manager at Weston’s Body Shop and has been the location coordinator for Wreaths Across America at Coastal State Veteran’s Cemetery for more than 12 years.  

Lt Col Morton currently resides in Jacksonville, North Carolina with her husband Paul and has 3 adult children Chrissy, Ashley & Josh. She is blessed with 6 grandchildren Madison, Magnolia, Amelia, Delilah, Jacob and Adalynn. Her son Josh is currently serving in the USAF at Travis Air Force Base, California.

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