Salutes & Awards

October 12, 2012

Continuing ed …

FROM LEFT: Staff Sgt. Jessica Williams, 309th Fighter Squadron, Senior Airman Eric Laughbaum, 56th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Senior Airman Dedra Roach, 56th Component Maintenance Squadron, Tech. Sgt. Andrew Combs, 56th Communications Squadron, Senior Airman Michael Palmer, 56th Medical Operations Squadron, Tech. Sgt. Mark Adams, 56th Maintenance Operations Squadron, Staff Sgt. Carlos Cruz, 56th CMS, Tech. Sgt. Lyndsey Lemus, 56th Force Support Squadron, Staff Sgt. Keith Nuzzi, 56th CMS, and Airman 1st Class Rodrigo Laguna Lagos (not shown), 56th LRS, received scholarships Sept. 26 at Luke Air Force Base from the Logistics Officers Association. The LOA awarded college scholarships ranging from $500 to $2,000.

 

FW, MDG announce quarterly award winners

The following individuals are quarterly award winners:

56th Fighter Wing

Airman: Staff Sgt. Wade Williams, 56th Comptroller Squadron

NCO: Staff Sgt. Austrie Williams, 56th CPTS

Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Cindy Spivey, 56th CPTS

Company grade officer: 1st Lt. Ryan DeCamp, 56th FW Public Affairs

Civilian (Category II): Carol Heathington, 56th Range Management Office

56th Medical Group

Airman: Senior Airman Silver Daniels, 56th Medical Operations Squadron

NCO: Staff Sgt. Ashley Stallworth, 56th MDG

Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Percel Crudup, 56th MDOS

Company grade officer: 1st Lt. Jessica Friday, 56th MDOS

Field grade officer: Maj. Jeremy Kovacs, 56th MDOS

Civilian (Category I): Terri Armstead, 56th Dental Squadron

Civilian (Category II): James Lamunyon, 56th MDOS

 




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


 
 

 
Staff Sgt. 
STACI MILLER

CMS aircraft fuel systems provides push for pilot

Staff Sgt.STACI MILLER Airman 1st Class Gary Esposito, 56th Component Maintenance Squadron aircraft fuel systems apprentice, prepares to inspect a 370-gallon external fuel tank on Luke Air Force Base. Esposito inspected the tan...
 
 
Senior Airman 
GRACE LEE

Latest F-35 has fastest induction to ALIS

Senior AirmanGRACE LEE The 14th F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter to arrive at Luke Air Force Base is shown Dec. 5 on the flightline. Airmen at the 61st Aircraft Maintenance Unit worked quickly to get the aircraft ready to...
 
 

Gratitude cultivates exceptional leadership

Several months ago I was inspired by the phrase “cultivate an attitude of gratitude.” The topic was presented in a religious context; however, I found these words significant and profound when considered as a tenent of exceptional leadership. Cultivate is an action verb. The word brings to mind images of an experienced gardener patiently tending...
 

 

Leadership vs. management

Have you ever had a boss or someone that made you want to come to work every day, someone you would do anything for without question? Then you were probably working beside a leader, not a manager. The biggest difference between managers and leaders is the way they motivate people who work for or follow...
 
 

Decking the halls …

Staff Sgt. Timothy Boyer Andrea Mathis, 56th Force Support Squadron Fighter Country Inn accounting clerk, decorates a Christmas tree Dec. 4 in the lobby at the Fighter Country Inn at Luke Air Force Base. Base lodging is available to active-duty service members, retirees and dependents on a space-available basis. For more information, call 623-856-3941.
 
 

Safety begins with asking ‘What could go wrong?’

I’m sure most of us have been told to “be safe” at some point either by a commander, supervisor or even a co-worker. This holiday season will probably not be any different. Someone will use this simple phrase in the next few weeks, and it will feel like a cliché to you, but what does...
 




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