Salutes & Awards

January 5, 2018

Luke announces annual group award winners

The following individuals received an annual award from their wing staff agency or group:

56th Fighter Wing staff agencies

Airman: Airman 1st Class Ariel Ciprian, 56th Comptroller Squadron

NCO: Master Sgt. Nikki Walberg, 56th FW Legal

Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Colette Roe, 56th FW

Company grade officer: Capt. Derek VanderMolen, 56th FW Chapel

Field grade officer: Maj. David Barns, 56th FW Chapel

Civilian NS (Category II): Melissa Hohn, 56th CPTS

Civilian NS (Category III): Sharon Kozak, 56th FW

Civilian Sup (Category III): Chelsea Owens, 56th CPTS

56th Maintenance Group

Airman: Senior Airman Victoria Colbourne, 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron

NCO: Tech. Sgt. Jason Stachowski, 56th EMS

Senior NCO: Master Sgt. David Havel, 61st Aircraft Maintenance Unit

First sergeant: Master Sgt. Sean O’Sullivan, 56th MXG

Company grade officer: Capt. Jared Strickland, 61st AMU

Field grade officer: Maj. Lexie Greene, 56th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Civilian (Category 1): Shonda Grizzard, 56th AMXS

Civilian (Category 2): Alan Flynn, 56th Component Maintenance Squadron

Key spouse: Julie Calza, 56th EMS

56th Mission Support Group

Airman: Airman 1st Class Kossi Bissadu, 56th Force Support Squadron

NCO: Tech. Sgt. Samuel Wilhite, 56th Logistics Readiness Squadron

Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Shaderack Aigbekaen, 56th LRS

Key spouse: Shayna-Nicole Walker, 56th Security Forces Squadron

Company grade officer: Capt. Kyle Morgan, 56th SFS

Field grade officer: Maj. Benjamin Carlson, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron

Civilian (Category 1): Paul Haidinger, 56th CES

Civilian (Category 2): David Bialy, 56th Communications Squadron

Civilian (Category 3): Eric Hinsch, 56th Contracting Squadron

First sergeant: Senior Master Sgt. Deborah Hofstra, 56th CES

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