Salutes & Awards

January 25, 2013

56th MXG announces awards

2012 Lieutenant General Leo Marquez Award

The following individuals are Gen. Leo Marquez Award winners and will compete at the Air Education and Training Command level:

Aircraft technician

Airman: Airman 1st Class Henry Eichorn, 62nd Aircraft Maintenance Unit
Supervisor: Staff Sgt. Derek Kreiner, 310th AMU
Supervisor manager: Master Sgt. David Justice, 56th Component Maintenance Squadron
Civilian (Category I): Bernie Gabaldon, 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron
Civilian (Category II): Paul Shows, 56th CMS
Company grade officer: 1st Lt. Charles Glover, 310th AMU

Munitions/missile technician

Airman: Senior Airman Brian Runyon, 56th EMS
Supervisor: Staff Sgt. Veronica Castillo, 56th EMS
Supervisor manager: Master Sgt. William McClannan, 56th EMS
Civilian (Category I): Dale Wollschlager, 56th EMS
Civilian (Category II): Lester Alexander, 56th EMS
Company grade officer: 1st Lt. Michael Hampton, 56th EMS

Annual awards

The following individuals are annual award winners:
Civilian (Category III): Ruth Taylor, 56th MXG
Company grade officer: 1st Lt. Holly Gramkow, 308th AMU
Field grade officer: Maj. John Szczepanski, 56th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Direct

Airman: Airman 1st Class Henry Eichorn, 62nd AMU
NCO: Tech. Sgt. Steve Radnor, 309th AMU
Senior NCO: Senior Master Sgt. Sean Siegal, 62nd AMU

Indirect

Airman: Senior Airman Andrew Martin, 56th Maintenance Operations Squadron
NCO: Tech. Sgt. Mark Adams, 56th MXG
Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Cameron Johnson, 56th EMS

Quarterly best-of-the- best awards

The following individuals or units are quarterly award winners:

Foreign object debris

Individual: Staff Sgt. Thomas Chase, 308th AMU
FOD prevention program: Senior Airman Exree Sessoms, 56th MOS
Flightline: 308th AMU
Backshop: 56th EMS
FOD poster: Tech. Sgt. Mark Adams, 56th MXG

Quality assurance

TAMS: 308th AMU
Specialist: 310th AMU
Weapons: 308th AMU
Support: 308th AMU
Phase dock: Coyote 3

Best-of-the-best

Load crew: Staff Sgt. Ryan Raider, Senior Airmen Landon Moore and Ken Yoshimoto, 62nd AMU, Crew #210
Crew chief and assistant: Senior Airman Jeremy Norrell and Airman 1st Class William Hines, 309th AMU

Specialist

Airman: Airman 1st Class Erin Miller, 310th AMU
NCO: Staff Sgt. Brandt Giambatista, 62nd AMU

Equipment technician

Airman: Airman 1st Class Jeremy Rhoads, 56th CMS
NCO: Staff Sgt. Nathan Wicker, 56th EMS

Aircraft technician

Airman: Senior Airman James Levine, 56th EMS
NCO: Staff Sgt William Chavez, 56th EMS

Support professional

Airman: Senior Airman Randall Hansen, 56th EMS
NCO: Staff Sgt. Lindsay Mueller, 56th EMS

MXG quarterly awards

Civilian (Category II): Rickey Radford, 56th MXG
Company grade officer: 1st Lt. Kevin McGuiness, 62nd AMU

Direct

Airman: Senior Airman Richard Wadkins, 62nd AMU
NCO: Staff Sgt. Paul Bellgraph, 309th AMU
Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Ian Snowsill, 62nd AMU

Indirect

Airman: Senior Airman Anthony Mills, 56th EMS
NCO: Tech. Sgt. Brent Mackinder, 56th EMS
Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Christian Ritenour, 56th CMS




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


 
 

 

Thunderbolt of the Week

Airman 1st Class Moriah Ruth 56th Component Maintenance Squadron Information management Hometown: Oak Grove, Missouri Years in service: Two Family: Parents, Kenneth and Marie Ruth; sisters, Angie Curd and Robin Gomez, brother, Wesley Goals: Get a master’s degree in information management or technology, start a family, have financial freedom Famous last words: “I’ll be fine.”...
 
 

Thunderbolt of the Week

Staff Sgt. Samantha Renner 56th Logistics Readiness Squadron Fuels Distribution Supervisor Hometown: Fremont, Nebraska Years in service: Eight Family: Parents, Steve and Star Renner, and sister, Danielle Education: Community College of the Air Force degree in logistics Inspirations: My parents taught me to do what I love and to fight for what I believe in...
 
 

ALS graduates 29 from Class 14-6

The 56th Fighter Wing Airman Leadership School graduated 29 senior airmen Aug. 28 from Class 14-6. The award winners are: John Levitow Award: Gregory Ferreira, 162nd Fighter Wing Distinguished graduates: Benjamin Collins, 56th Operations Support Squadron; and Kelly Vasel, 56th Medical Support Squadron Commandant’s award: Marcos Chacon, 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron Academic achievement ...
 

 
Airman 1st Class 
PEDRO MOTA

CES builds, maintains Luke’s ‘house’

Airman 1st ClassPEDRO MOTA William St. Bernard, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron engineering equipment operator, and Airman 1st Class Daniel Zimmerman, 56th CES Structure, fixes and replaces concrete in sidewalk gutters Sept. 3 at ...
 
 
140909-F-NQ441-005

Emerald Knights birth 16 Viper drivers

FROM LEFT:1st Lts. Brad Leffler, Thomas Nichols, Andrew Kopec, Lonnie Sackett, Daniel Gwynn and Henry Perot; Capt. Ryan Forystek; 1st Lts. Scott Neidrick, Kyle Blase and Zach Clements; Capt. Matt Garris; 1st Lt. Brad Oatmen; Ca...
 
 

THUNDERBOLT OF THE WEEK

Senior Airman Dewayne Law 56th Component Maintenance Squadron Aircrew egress systems journeyman Hometown: Ft. Stewart, Georgia Years in service: Five Family: One daughter Previous assignments: Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany; Hill Air Force Base, Utah; and Osan AB, South Korea Inspirations: God, mom and daughter Goals: Get a degree in digital cinematography Greatest feat: Being a...
 




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