The Daily Item
Air Force Col. Jody L. Ocker has assumed command of the Ninth Medical Group, Ninth Reconnaissance Wing at Beale Air Force Base, Calif.
The colonel has served in the military for 24 years.
She is the daughter of Sidney and Martha Ocker, of Sunbury. Ocker graduated in 1982 from Shikellamy High School, and received a bachelor of science in nursing in 1989 from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. She earned a master of science in nursing in 1995 from the University of Maryland at Baltimore.