Salutes & Awards

October 25, 2013

MXG recognizes best-of-best, quarterly award winners

The following individuals are best-of-the-best:
Load crew
Staff Sgt. Matthew Popp, Senior Airmen Ken Yoshimoto and Airman 1st Class Meiling Keiki, 56th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
Maintenance professional
Airman: Senior Airman Dalton McNealy, 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron
NCO: Staff Sgt. Jeremy Cooper, 56th AMXS
Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Matthew Grissom, 56th EMS
Maintenance support professional
Airman: Senior Airman Jon Wilson, 56th EMS
NCO: Staff Sgt. Stephen Perrin, 56th EMS
Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Timothy Kessie, 56th EMS
Company grade officer: Capt. Joseph Langan, 56th Maintenance Group
Quarterly awards
The following individuals are quarterly award winners:
Airman: Senior Airman Corey Cobb, 56th EMS
NCO: Tech. Sgt. Jonah Crump, 56th MXG
Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Craig Wright, 310th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
Company grade officer: 1st Lt. Gregory Thomas, 56th MSG
Civilian (Category I): Leland Lopez, 56th EMS
Civilian (Category II): Donald West, 56th CMS




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