Salutes & Awards

March 24, 2012

Warrior of the Week Condra


Kurt-Condra

Staff Sgt. Kurt Condra
99th Communications Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.
Project Manager

Time at Nellis: 2 years

Time in Air Force:  8 years

Hometown: Jacksonville, N.C.

 

What does your job consist of?  

I manage communication installation requirements and projects for Nellis AFB.

 

Why did you join the Air Force?  

A family history of service and career outlook made the military an easy choice for me to pursue.

 

What are your Air Force goals?

I want to meet or beat my father’s career of 25 years and E-8.

 

Who is your role model? 

My father and grandfather are my role models.

 

What is one thing you wish you were told when you joined the service? 

I think individuals should know that it is not guaranteed that you will stay in your career field.

 

What is your dream job and why? 

My dream job is product improvement and testing “” to be able to put something to its limits and find ways to push that limit even further.

 

If you won a million dollars, what is the first thing you would buy? 

I would buy my house “” no more house payments!

 

What motivates you at work? 

To be able to have something to show for at the end of the day is my motivator.

 

Staff Sgt. Condra’s supervisor says:

“Staff Sgt. Condra is a dedicated worker and maintains a professional image at all times.  He has proven to be a very proficient trainer for new personnel assigned to his section.  He is constantly involved in unit and community activities.  There is no doubt that SSgt Condra will have a long and successful career in the Air Force.”




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


 
 

 
U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle

LRS fuels Nellis’ mission success

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Mikaley Towle Staff Sgt. Mike Radcliff, U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron crew chief, and Airman 1st Class Patrick Fields, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron fuels mobile distribu...
 
 
U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Adarius Petty

Creech heats up

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Adarius Petty The Nellis-Creech Fire Emergency Services Flight’s Fire Station 6 personnel applaud the speaker during the Fire Station 6 ribbon cutting ceremony at Creech Air Force Base, N...
 
 

Aviation pioneer in Las Vegas

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — During World War II, aviation opportunities literally exploded as the military trained hundreds of thousands of individuals to fly, opening the door to many who might never have had the chance before. Among this group were women pilots, many of whom trained and flew as civil service pilots with...
 

 

Rosie the Riveter and me

WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. — As we recognize Women’s History Month this March, I am struck by the thought that heroes and role models do not have to be one single person but, in fact, can be several people. For me, this truth is especially relevant. During World War II, many women opted to...
 
 
DT1-(10)

Ground broken for new solar array at Nellis Air Force Base

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Thomas Spangler Col. Richard Boutwell, 99th Air Base Wing commander, speaks at a ground breaking ceremony for a new solar array at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., March 24. The new array will ...
 
 
Photo courtesy of retired Master Sgt. Phillip Sisneros

Darkest before dawn: Retired master sergeant, active duty wife share struggle of overcoming TBI

Photo courtesy of retired Master Sgt. Phillip Sisneros Then Master Sgt. Phillip Sisneros, 99th Communications Squadron comm focal point chief, lays in a coma following a motorcycle accident in Las Vegas on Aug. 13, 2011. Sisner...
 




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