Salutes & Awards

May 4, 2018

AETC recognizes Tbolts

The following individuals and units received Air Education and Training Command Awards:


Airman: Airman 1st Class Clayton Selman, 56 FW Legal Office

Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Nikki Walberg, 56th FW JA

Operations, plans and programs

NCO: Tech. Sgt. Stephanie Ross, 56th Logistics Readiness Squadron

Intelligence, surveillance & reconnaissance

Unit: 56th Operations Support Squadron

NCO: Staff Sgt. Andrew King, 56th OSS

Senior NCO: Master Sgt. Jae Paulsen, 56th OSS

Enlisted instructor: Tech. Sgt. Michael Kimball, 56th OSS

Field grade officer: Maj. Jonathan Baker, 56th OSS

Civilian: Edward Rutkowski, 56th OSS

Contributions in budget formulation or

Comptroller: Nicole Eades, 56th CPTS

Key spouse

Christina Wendall, 56th Fighter Wing

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