Colonel Steven C. Muhs is the Senior Aerospace Science Instructor (SASI) for the Fargo Public School District's Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC) program. Colonel Muhs manages a JROTC program consisting of over 100 cadets from 3 different high schools. He teaches academic classes in aerospace science, leadership, and physical fitness. In addition, his responsibilities include community relations, liaison with other Air Force and civilian agencies in the aerospace field, unit supply and administrative oversight, career and performance counseling. He oversees extensive extracurricular programs, such as a military ball, inter-JROTC sports competition, cadet newspaper, drill team, color guard, parades, flag raising, retreat ceremonies, presentation of awards, and fund raising activities for the unit or charitable institutions.
Colonel Muhs was born in Valley City, North Dakota and graduated high school from Cass Valley North High School in Argusville, North Dakota. He received his Air Force commission in 1981 from the United States Air Force Academy. Colonel Muhs retired from the Air Force in 2007 after a distinguished 26 year career. His career encompassed a wide range of communications and information systems assignments; he twice commanded a squadron, a mission support group, and served at major command, Air Staff, and Joint levels. Colonel Muhs began teaching AFJROTC for the Fargo Public School District in August of 2010.
Colonel Muhs is married to the former Meredith Brents from Falls Church, Virginia. They have four children; Andrew, Scott, Allison, and Tyler and eight grandchildren; Joelle, Beau, Talitha, Charlie, Gunner, Everly, Reagan, and Scarlette.