Salutes & Awards

May 18, 2012

ALS graduates 37

The John J. Rhodes Airman Leadership School graduated two staff sergeants and 35 senior airmen May 10 from class 12-4. The graduates are senior airmen unless otherwise noted:

 

The award winners are:

John L. Levitow Award: Staff Sgt. Scott Avis, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron

Distinguished graduates: Sylvia Calmelat, 162nd Force Support Squadron; Jarod Martinez, 607th Air Control Squadron; Corina Baker, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron

Commandant’s Award winner: Kelly Brooks, 56th Logistics Readiness Squadron

Academic Achievement Award: Sylvia Calmelat, 162nd Force Support Squadron

 

Physical training

Most Improved: Derek Hahn, 756th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Fire breather: Jeffery Scott, 56th Maintenance Operations Squadron

 

Other graduates are:

56th Fighter Wing

Jessica Grijalva

 

56th Component Maintenance Squadron

Timothy Callahan

 

56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron

Michael Burden, Jeffrey Ragin, Michelle Galan, Staff Sgt. Marcel Mcdonald, Jacob Gerhardt, Travis Roland and Christopher Vargo

 

56th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Michael O’Brien, Randy Williamson and Casey Doidge

 

756th AMXS

Tony Kepo’o, Daniel Kok and Heston Cantu

 

56th CES

Kyle Keefer, Cameron Brantley and Seth Huff

 

56th Security Forces Squadron

Timothy Murphy, Steven Boatright, Dustin Barnes and John Torres

 

56th LRS

John Kaelin

 

56th Medical Support Squadron

Johnny Amaya

 

56th Medical Operations Squadron

Jeremy Lawrence and Justine Paramo

 

56th Aerospace Medicine Squadron

Annita Harding

 

607th ACS

Bryon Matthews, Michael Shea, Chani Blakeman and Kenneth Josey

 

197th Air Refueling Squadron

Matthew Duncan

 

372nd Training Squadron, Det 12

Richard Gurganus and Adam Steinmetz




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 
Pg-1-photo

Chief of staff visits Luke

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III and his wife, Betty, spent time meeting with Airmen and leadership Monday at Luke Air Force Base. Welsh highlighted Airman health, wellness and quality of life activities. He also...
 
 

Mentoring fosters dreams, strengthens us

A few days ago while reading an online commander’s call, I came across an article dated Dec. 31, 2014, stating President Obama proclaimed the month of January 2015 National Mentoring Month. Although this topic is thoroughly discussed in our Air Force today, I felt compelled to write on its importance all the same. In a...
 
 

Have you joined the Air Force yet?

I enlisted into the Air Force in February of 1997. However, I didn’t join the Air Force until March of 1999. No, I’m not talking about the Delayed Enlistment Program. There was no doubt that after high school I would attend college. However, not having applied for any scholarships and realizing that I didn’t have...
 

 
Courtesy photo

Prevention training goes face-to-face

Courtesy photo Maj. Jennifer Tomlinson, Air Education and Training Command Medical Readiness Division deputy chief, serves as facilitator during the AETC Medical Services and Training directorate annual Air Force Suicide Preven...
 
 
Senior Airman
JAMES HENSLEY

Thunderbolt looks to future

Senior AirmanJAMES HENSLEY Staff Sgt. Maddie Baker, 56th Dental Squadron acting commander secretary was an Air Force Honor Guard member prior to crossing over to the dental field. As the commander’s secretary, she plays a piv...
 
 

Tuskegee Airmen commemorated

The Archer-Ragsdale Arizona Chapter of Tuskegee Airman Inc. celebrated the 2nd Annual Tuskegee Airman Commemoration Day with a wreath ceremony Wednesday at the Tuskegee Airmen Memorial Air Park. The Tuskegee Airmen Commemoration Day is the result of legislation signed into law by former Arizona Governor Janice Brewer in 2013 and is the first such law...
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin