Salutes & Awards

June 1, 2012

26 Edwards Airmen move on to next grade

Team Edwards held it’s monthly enlisted promotion ceremony at Club Muroc, May 31. Congratulations to all the Airmen who took the next step in their Air Force careers.


Promoting to Airman 1st Class

Ryan W. Bunce, 95th Security Forces Squadron


Promoting to Senior Airman

Quanisha L. Gaines, 95th Mission Support Group

Asa A. Hough, 95th Air Base Wing

Matthew M. Kent, 95th Security Forces Squadron

Patricia M. Laycock, 412th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Jasmine R. McKinney, 95th Security Forces Squadron

William M. Moore, 412th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Daniel R. Overbeck, 95th Security Forces Squadron

David P. Rufener Jr., 95th Security Forces Squadron


Promoting to Staff Sergeant

Jose G. Aurellano Jr., 95th Force Support Squadron

Starr K. Day, 31st Test and Evaluation Squadron

Reandro R. T. Manuntag, 31st Test and Evaluation Squadron

Christopher C. Turner, 412th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Blaine J. Wilverding, 412th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron


Promoting to Technical Sergeant

Matthew J. Bell, 31st Test and Evaluation Squadron

Charles J. Coles, 95th Security Forces Squadron

Ronald E. Craven, 412th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Joint Strike Fighter

Richard R. Showalter Jr.

Adam M. Stiers, 362nd Recruiting Squadron

Eric W. Trumball


Promoting to Master Sergeant

Timothy J. Monte, 412th Logistics Test Squadron

Mark M. Payeur

Takiyah A. Reid, 95th Force Support Squadron

Timothy M. Schang


Promoting to Senior Master Sergeant

Phillip D. Folson Jr., 772nd Flight Test Squadron


Promoting to Chief Master Sergeant

Peter J. Chevalier, 95th Force Support Squadron


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