Air Force names colonel selects

PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- The following lieutenant colonels have been chosen for promotion to the rank of colonel by the Colonel (Line of the Air Force, Biomedical Sciences Corp and Nurse Corp) and Lieutenant Colonel (Biomedical Sciences Corp, Medical Service Corps and Nurse Corps) Central Selection Board: 

Lt. Col. Judith Hughes 
45th Medical Operations Squadron 

Lt. Col. Edward Rivera 
45th Operations Group 

Lt. Col. Howard Jones III 
Air Force Elements South Joint Task Force Bravo Joint Staff 

Lt. Col. Phil Locklear 
1st Special Operations Group 

Lt. Col. Martin Braun 
Air Force Elements SOUTHCOM Joint Staff