Salutes & Awards

May 11, 2012

Edwards CCAF graduates 140-plus Airmen

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by 95th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
Air Force photograph by Rob Densmore
Staff Sgt. Leilani Rosa, 95th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, receives the Air Force Association Pitsenbarger Award from Randy Kelly, U.S. Air Force Test Pilot school and AFA representative. The monetary award is given out to selected Airmen who plan to earn their bachelors degree. Rosa earned her Community College of the Air Force degree in the spring graduation ceremony May 4 at Club Muroc.

Team Edwards watched more than 140 Airmen recieve their Community College of the Air Fore degrees in a ceremony at Club Muroc May 3. Additionally, several Airmen distinguished themselves further with bachelors and masters degress.

Senior Master Sgt. Stacy W. Dent, 31st Test and Evaluation Squadron, earned a Master of Science in Aeronautical Science, specialization in Human Factors.

Tech. Sgt. Jonathan R. Baker, 95th Security Forces Squadron, received a Bachelor of Science in Terrorism and Counterterrorism Studies from Henley-Putnam University. He graduated cum laude Oct. 31, 2011.

Staff Sgt. Caleb Hill, 412th Maintenance Squadron, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Software Engineering from Herzing University.

Staff Sgt. Leilani J. Rosa, 95th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, and Master Sgt. Mark B. Chavez, AMC Test and Evaluation Detachment 3, both recieved Air Force Association Pitsenbarger Awards.

AFA Pitsenbarger Awards provide a one-time grant of $400 to selected top enlisted personnel graduating from the CCAF who plan to pursue a baccalaureate degree. The grants coincide with the CCAF graduation ceremonies held each Spring and Fall. The applicants provide a narrative statement detailing extracurricular activities, a letter from the college registrar confirming that they are currently enrolled in an accredited program leading to a baccalaureate degree and an endorsement from their commander.

Congratulations to all those who took a step forward in their Air Force careers.

Master Sgt. Mark Chavez, Air Mobility Command Test and Evaluation Squadron Detchment 3, receives his Air Force Association Pitsenbarger Award, which is a monetary award given out to selected Airmen who plan to earn their bachelors degree.

Graduates:

Senior Airman Kamilla Adams, Criminal Justice, 95th Security Forces Squadron

Master Sgt. Kara Adams, Dental Assisting, 95th Aerospace Medicine Squadron

Staff Sgt. Sean Albright, Criminal Justice, 95th SFS

Staff Sgt. Michael Angel, Aviation Maintenance Technology

Staff Sgt. Joycelyn Ashton, Aviation Operations, 65th Airlift Squadron

Staff Sgt. Nicholas Assunto, Aerospace Ground Equipment Technology, 412th Maintenance Squadron

Senior Airman Lauren Back, Aircraft Armament Systems Technology, 412th Maintenance Group

Tech. Sgt. Jonathan Baker, Criminal Justice, 95th SFS

Staff Sgt. Ashley Baldwin, Maintenance Production Management, 412th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Staff Sgt. Garrison Balusek, Electronic Systems Technology

Tech. Sgt. Joseph Barnes, Information Systems Technology, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center Detachment 1

Staff Sgt. Mary Barton Paralegal, Minot, Air Force Base, N.D.

Staff Sgt. Robert Basye, Human Resource Management, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Staff Sgt. Brandin Bethel, Avaiation Maintenance Technology, 412th AMXS

Staff Sgt. Larry Boven, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 412th Logistics Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Jeffrey Bowser, Aircraft Armament Systems Technology, 31st Test and Evaluation Squadron

Senior Airman Dustin Boyle, Electronic Systems Technology, 31st TES

Tech. Sgt. Rebecca Brown, Information Systems Technology

Master Sgt. Stehpanie Brown, Information Management, 412th Test Wing

Master Sgt. Robert Burden, Aviation Maintenance Technology

Tech. Sgt. Brent Bushey, Information Management, AFOTEC Det. 2

Tech. Sgt. Johnpaul Campbell, Human Resource Management, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Master Sgt. Mario Cano, Restaurant, Hotel and Fitness Management, 95th Force Support Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Dean Cardenas, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Duane Carpenter, Information Systems Technology

Master Sgt. Ignacio Castroluna, Safety, Air Force Flight Test Center

Tech. Sgt. Michael Chacon, Human Resource Management, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Master Sgt. Mark Chavez, Aviation Maintenance Technology, Air Mobility Command Test and Eval Det. 3

Master Sgt. Eric Christensen, Electronic Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. John Christopher, Maintenance Production Management, 31st TES

Tech. Sgt. Charles Cisney, Avionic Systems Technology, 31st TES

Master Sgt. Charles Clemandot, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 31st TES

Staff Sgt. Jeremy Cole, Electronic Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Brandon Conner, Aviation Maintenance Technology 412th Logistics Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Donald Cook, Criminal Justice/Information Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Derek Crismond, Avionic Systems Technology, 412th AMXS

Master Sgt. Michael Curtis, Electronic Systems Technology

Master Sgt. Kara Curtis Information Systems Technology

Master Sgt. Anthony Cutter, Aviation Maintenance Technology

Master Sgt. Matthew Dietrich, Aviation Maintenance Technology

Staff Sgt. Brett Dominguez, Aviation Operations, 418th Flight Test Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Christopher Driesenga, Electronic Systems Technology, Peterson Air Force Base

Tech. Sgt. Richard Duarte, Criminal Justice 95th SFS

Tech. Sgt. Stephen Dubois, Explosive Ordnance Disposal

Staff Sgt. David Edens, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 31st TES

Staff Sgt. Jennifer Faria Public Health Technology

Staff Sgt. Joshua Finch, Logistics

Tech. Sgt. William Floyd, Aerospace Ground Equipment Technology

Staff Sgt. Amber Foy, Electronic Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Chelsea Fulham, Aircraft Armament Systems Technology, 412th AMXS

Staff Sgt. Derek Gammel, Aircraft Armament Systems Technology, Kunsan Air Base, South Korea

Staff Sgt. Eva Goldfield, Human Resource Management, 95th FSS

Staff Sgt. Evelyn Gonzalez, Human Resource Management, 95th FSS

Senior Airman Christopher Greener, Criminal Justice

Tech. Sgt. Matthew Guffey, Information Management, 95th MSG

Tech. Sgt. Jason Hall, Construction Technology

Staff Sgt. Nathanial Hartman, Communications Applications Technology

Staff Sgt. Yvette Hernandez, Intelligence Studies And Technology, 412th Operations Group

Staff Sgt. Rafael Hernandez, Aircraft Armament Systems Technology, Lackland Air Force Base

Staff Sgt. Caleb Hill, Electronic Systems Technology, 412th MXS

Staff Sgt. Jonathan Hill, Aircraft Armament Systems Technology, 95th Communications Squadron

Tech. Sgt. William Holmes, Human Resource Management, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Master Sgt. Vincent Horn, Aircraft Armament Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Ryan Hoskin, Criminal Justice, 412th Operations Support Squadron

Staff Sgt. Kathryn Jackson, Criminal Justice, 95th SFS

Master Sgt. Jamey Johnson, Human Resource Management, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Master Sgt. Rayford Jones, Aviation Maintenance Technology, Vandenberg AFB, Calif.

Master Sgt. James Joyner, Information Systems Technology, 95th Air Base Wing

Tech. Sgt. Corey Keiley, Electronic Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Jami Lasater, Criminal Justice, 95th SFS

Tech. Sgt. Ronnie Lewis, Human Resource Management, Criminal Justice, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Lindner, Logistics/Aviation Operations, 412th Flight Test Squadron

Master Sgt. Rodney Linnell, Electronic Systems Technology

Master Sgt. Patrick Lippold, Information Management

Tech. Sgt. Oscar Lopez, Aircraft Structural Maintenance Technology, 95th FSS

Tech. Sgt. Michael Malott, Logistics, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Staff Sgt. Derek Mantzke, Avionic Systems Technology, 412th AMXS

Tech. Sgt. Tiffany Marroquin, Emergency Management, 95th ABW

Staff Sgt. Joseph Masei, Electronic Systems Technology, 31st TES

Staff Sgt. Jesse Mathieu, Explosive Ordnance Disposal, 95th ABW

Staff Sgt. Anthony Mcbride, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 95th SFS

Tech. Sgt. Shannon Mclean, Aircraft Armament Systems Technology, 412th MXG

Staff Sgt. Mandy Mcluckie, Allied Health Sciences

Staff Sgt. Jason Mcwhirter, Avionic Systems Technology, 31st TES

Staff Sgt. Roger Miles Safety/Public Health Technology/Electronic Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Jason Minor, Financial Management, 95th Comptroller Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Noel Moux, Avionic Systems Technology, Kunsan AFB, South Korea

Tech. Sgt. Scott Mudersbach, Human Resource Management, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Staff Sgt. Ismail Muhammad, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 412th Logistics Squadron

Master Sgt. Daymond Nichols, Electronic Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Louis Nickerson, Electronic Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Nachele Norcisa, Criminal Justice 95th SFS

Master Sgt. Keith Norman, Avionic Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Paul Oakey, Aircraft Armament Systems Technology, 412th MXG

Tech. Sgt. Desmond Passi, Human Resource Management, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Senior Airman David Patty, Criminal Justice, 95th SFS

Staff Sgt. David Phaup, Avionic Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Thomas Quick, Information Systems Technology

Staff Sgt. Jennifer Rance, Restaurant, Hotel and Fitness Management, AFFTC

Staff Sgt. Glen Rathburn, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 412th AMXS

Staff Sgt. Erika Raymonds, Human Resource Management

Master Sgt. Deshanta Richardson, Social Services Air Force Research Laboratory Det. 7

Master Sgt. Surita Rorie, Aviation Management 412th OSS

Staff Sgt. Leilani Rosa, Allied Health Sciences, 95th Aerospace Med Squadron

Staff Sgt. Marcelino Ruiz, Criminal Justice, 95th SFS

Master Sgt. Charles Sanders, Human Resource Management, 95th SFS

Master Sgt. Daniel Sandoval, Human Resource Management, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Master Sgt. Yvonne Santos, Human Resource Management, 95th FSS

Tech. Sgt. Jennifer Sapp, Information Management, AFOTEC Det. 1

Staff Sgt. Mark Schermann, Electronic Systems Technology, 412th MXS

Staff Sgt. Joshua Schreiner, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 412th MXS

Staff Sgt. Prince Sekio, Aircraft Armament Systems, Technology 412th MXG

Tech. Sgt. Robert Sims, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 412th FLTS

Master Sgt. Jeffery Sipos, Mechanical and Electrical Technology

Master Sgt. Diane Slazinik, Human Resource Management, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Taylor Smith, Logistics

Staff Sgt. Mason Snow, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 412th Logistics Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Jeremy Snowden, Mechanical And Electrical Technology

Master Sgt. Bruce Stohlman, Human Resource Management, 31st TES

Senior Airman Isaiah Suare,z Criminal Justice, 95th SFS

Staff Sgt. Richard Swank, Criminal Justice, 95th SFS

Staff Sgt. Marcel Tatum, Information Systems, Technology 95th ABW

Master Sgt. Raymond Thompson, Human Resource Management, 95th FSS

Staff Sgt. Natasha Traitz, Aircrew Safety Systems Technology, 412th OSS

Master Sgt. Amy Tucker, Information Systems Technology, 95th CS

Senior Airman Christopher Turner, Avionic Systems Technology, 412th AMXS

Tech. Sgt. Edward Vega, Criminal Justice, 95th SFS

Tech. Sgt. Sean Warman, Criminal Justice, 452nd Security Forces Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Damian Washington, Human Resource Management/Aerospace Ground Equipment, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Staff Sgt. Michael Watters, Criminal Justice, 95th SFS

Staff Sgt. Aaron Weldon, Aviation Maintenance Technology, 31st TES

Staff Sgt. Sedric Whitaker, Instructor Of Technology and Military Science, 95th FSS

Staff Sgt. Justin Wilgus, Electronic Systems Technology

Tech. Sgt. Kimberly Williamsmason, Information Systems Technology, 95th CS

Master Sgt. Edward Woodyard, Aircraft Armament Systems Technology, 362nd USAF Recruiting Squadron

Tech. Sgt. Jeremy Wright, Munitions Systems Technology, 412th AMXS

Staff Sgt. Johnpaul Wyant, Electronic Systems Technology

Master Sgt. Craig Young, Criminal Justice, 31st, SFS

Master Sgt. Jason Zarudny, Information Systems Technology




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