Salutes & Awards

June 1, 2018
 

Wing announces quarterly award winners

The following individuals and units are base-wide quarterly award winners:

Senior Airman: Senior Airman Josie Cornella, 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron

NCO: Tech. Sgt. Michael Cleary, 56th EMS

Senior NCO: Senior Master Sgt. Chaunda Wharton, 56th Logistics Readiness Squadron

Company grade officer: Capt. Amanda Buttitta, 54th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Field grade officer: Maj. Jeffrey Teel, 56th Training Squadron

CGO instructor: Capt. Dustin Edwards, 56th TRS

FGO instructor: Maj. Michael Watkins, 56th Operations Support Squadron

Civilian (Category I): Christopher Peters, 56th LRS

Civilian (Category II): Harry Webber, 56th Component Maintenance Squadron

Civilian (Category III): Kevin Cotton, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron

Key spouse: Greta Angelleli, 62nd Fighter Squadron

Ceremonial honor guardsman: Airman 1st Class Joel Hendrickson, 56th LRS

Most audacious team: Accessories Flight, 56th CMS

Outstanding dorm: Airman 1st Class James Pinckert, 56th CMS




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