Michael O‘Connor promoted to colonel
Michael M. O'Connor has been promoted to the rank of colonel in the U.S. Air Force.
O'Connor is the son of Corinne O'Connor of Scituate Avenue, Cranston and William J. O'Connor of Landing Drive, Lutz, Fla.
He is a 1988 graduate of Bishop Hendricken High School and received a bachelor's degree in 1993 from the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo. He went on to earn a master's degree in 2001 from Western New England College, Springfield, Mass.