129th Security Forces Squadron Welcome New Commander

Members of the 129th Security Forces Squadron stand in formation on May 1, 2010 to watch the 129th SFS assumption of command ceremony at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. Capt. Thomas Maranda, the former SFS operations officer, is assuming command from Col. Charles Ingalls, the 129th Mission Support Group commander. Colonel Ingalls temporarily held command of Security Forces while Captain Maranda was at technical training to become the SFS commander. (Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kim Ramirez)

Members of the 129th Security Forces Squadron stand in formation on May 1, 2010 to watch the 129th SFS assumption of command ceremony at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. Capt. Thomas Maranda, the former SFS operations officer, is assuming command from Col. Charles Ingalls, the 129th Mission Support Group commander. Colonel Ingalls temporarily held command of Security Forces while Captain Maranda was at technical training to become the SFS commander. (Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kim Ramirez)

Capt. Thomas Maranda, the former 129th Security Forces Squadron operations officer, is assuming command of the 129th SFS from Col. Charles Ingalls, the 129th Mission Support Group commander May 1, 2010 at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. Colonel Ingalls temporarily held command of Security Forces while Captain Maranda was at technical training to become the SFS commander. (Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kim Ramirez)

Capt. Thomas Maranda, the former 129th Security Forces Squadron operations officer, is assuming command of the 129th SFS from Col. Charles Ingalls, the 129th Mission Support Group commander May 1, 2010 at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. Colonel Ingalls temporarily held command of Security Forces while Captain Maranda was at technical training to become the SFS commander. (Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kim Ramirez)

Col. Charles Ingalls, the 129th Mission Support Group commander presents the 129th Security Forces guidon to Capt. Thomas Maranda, the former 129th SFS operations officer in an assumption of command ceremony May 1, 2010 at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. Captain Maranda is assuming command of the 129th SFS. Colonel Ingalls temporarily held command of Security Forces while Captain Maranda was at technical training to become the 129th SFS commander. (Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kim Ramirez)

Col. Charles Ingalls, the 129th Mission Support Group commander presents the 129th Security Forces guidon to Capt. Thomas Maranda, the former 129th SFS operations officer in an assumption of command ceremony May 1, 2010 at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. Captain Maranda is assuming command of the 129th SFS. Colonel Ingalls temporarily held command of Security Forces while Captain Maranda was at technical training to become the 129th SFS commander. (Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kim Ramirez)

Capt. Thomas Maranda, the former 129th Security Forces Squadron operations officer, accepts the SFS guidon from Col. Charles Ingalls, the 129th Mission Support Group commander at an assumption of command ceremony May 1, 2010 at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. Colonel Ingalls temporarily held command of Security Forces while Captain Maranda was at technical training to become the SFS commander. (Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kim Ramirez)

Capt. Thomas Maranda, the former 129th Security Forces Squadron operations officer, accepts the SFS guidon from Col. Charles Ingalls, the 129th Mission Support Group commander at an assumption of command ceremony May 1, 2010 at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. Colonel Ingalls temporarily held command of Security Forces while Captain Maranda was at technical training to become the SFS commander. (Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kim Ramirez)

MOFFETT FEDERAL AIRFIELD, Calif. -- Members of the 129th Security Forces Squadron stand in formation May 1, 2010 to watch the 129th SFS assumption of command ceremony at Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. Capt. Thomas Maranda, the former SFS operations officer, is assuming command from Col. Charles Ingalls, the 129th Mission Support Group commander. "Having done so well in the UCI, it's a great start for a new commander," said Chief Master Sgt. Andy Archuletta, 129th SFS manager. "This is perfect for us to continue to be such a great squadron." Colonel Ingalls temporarily held command of Security Forces after former SFS commander Maj. Thomas Venable left the unit. Since graduating his officer course in April, Captain Maranda is the SFS commander.