Brig. Gen. Pamela J. Lincoln is the Mobilization Assistant to the Commander, 14th Air Force (Air Forces Strategic), Air Force Space Command; and Commander, Joint Functional Component Command for Space, U.S. Strategic Command, Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. She advises the Commander on optimal employment of the total force to conduct missile warning, space superiority, space situational awareness, satellite operations, space launch and range operations to provide tailored, responsive, local and global space effects in support of national, USSTRATCOM and combatant commander objectives.
General Lincoln received her commission from Officer Training School in 1989. She served on active duty in various assignments until 1998 when she joined the Air Force Reserve. She has been previously certified to instruct and evaluate operations for the Minuteman II and Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missile, the Global Positioning System Satellite, and the SPACEAF Aerospace Operations Center, currently known as the Joint Space Operations Center. She was basic mission certified in the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program. She has held leadership positions at the squadron, wing, AOC, and Air Staff levels. General Lincoln also served as a chairperson on the Air Force Reserve Command Human Resources Development Committee.