Salutes & Awards

July 5, 2013

Diamond Sharp July 5, 2013

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Name/Squadron: Airman 1st Class Jose A. Chavez/755 OSS

First Sergeant: Master Sgt. Maberry

Duty Title: Mission Support Network Operator

When joined the Air Force: Sept. 28, 2010

Hometown: San Dimas, CA

Hobbies: Playing golf and spending time with family

Selection Reasons: Airman Chavez acquired Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Agency certification by attending a 40 hour system security course to become a trained security classified network asset. Chavez audited the squadron’s Compass Call simulator and scrutinized 140K transactions, achieving due diligence for the network security. Chavez inventoried two classified networks and accounted for 360 items that ensured resource availability for 180 personnel. Lastly, Chavez volunteered his time to improve the grounds of a local learning center in the Tucson district.




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