Salutes & Awards

July 5, 2012

Nominees sought for Joan Orr Spouse Award

Gloria Kwizera
Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas (AFNS) — Air Force officials are seeking nominations for the 2013 Joan Orr Air Force Spouse of the Year Award.

The Air Force Association Joan Orr Spouse of the Year Award honors significant contributions made by non-military spouses of Air Force military members. The award period is Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2012.

The nominee’s spouse must be serving in the Air Force, (active duty, Guard, or Reserve).

Organization and base-level personnel must contact their major command, field operating agency or direct reporting unit for applicable suspense dates and additional information regarding nomination procedures.

Each MAJCOM, FOA or DRU may submit one nomination. Completed nomination packages are due to the Air Force Personnel Center by Jan. 7, 2013.

For more information on Air Force recognition programs and other personnel issues, visit the myPers website at

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