Lieutenant Colonel Willa Panzer serves as the Inspector General for the 115th Fighter Wing, Wisconsin Air National Guard. As the Inspector General, she leads a team of Inspector General (IG) personnel who plan and execute wing-wide inspections and exercises to evaluate readiness, mission execution and regulatory compliance. She provides policy guidance and direction for implementing the Air Force's Inspection System, Complaints Program, and Fraud, Waste and Abuse (FWA) Program for the 115th Fighter Wing, Dane County Regional Airport - Truax Field.
Prior to her position with the WI ANG, Willa served as the Associate Vice President for the Office of Student Development and Assessment for the Wisconsin Technical College System. In that position, she provided leadership and management of student services and assessment, economic development and adult basic education throughout the system. She also served as the State Director of Adult Basic Education and was the co-lead of Wisconsin’s nationally recognized Career Pathway effort, the Regional Industry Skills Education (RISE) Initiative.