Salutes & Awards

August 16, 2013

Airman leadership school Class 13-F graduates

Airman Leadership School

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — Sixty Airmen completed their first professional military education milestone by graduating airman leadership school Aug. 8.

Congratulations to the following Airmen:

Rescue Flight Instructor:

  • Staff Sgt. Gregory Jordan
  • Senior Airman Diane Bautista
  • Senior Airman Matthew Grandy
  • Senior Airman Ryan Macek
  • Senior Airman Christian Martinez
  • Senior Airman Justin Pollins
  • Senior Airman Benjamin Rodriguez
  • Senior Airman Jonathan Schramm
  • Senior Airman Jennifer Starling
  • Senior Airman Steven Tabaczynski
  • Senior Airman Frank Tauanuu
  • Senior Airman Cassandra Timblin
  • Senior Airman Danny Williams

Thunderbird Flight Instructor:

  • Staff Sgt. William Steele III
  • Senior Airman Justin Auske
  • Senior Airman Michael Bailey II
  • Senior Airman Antonio Bell
  • Senior Airman Loatfy Elsayed
  • Senior Airman Jeremiah Freeman
  • Senior Airman Gabriel Garcia
  • Senior Airman Nicholas Lee
  • Senior Airman Joseph Meda
  • Senior Airman Jessica Ortiz
  • Senior Airman Robert Palos
  • Senior Airman Jennifer Pontillo
  • Senior Airman Jamey Rainer
  • Senior Airman Daniel Schreiber
  • Senior Airman Anthony Shewmake
  • Senior Airman Michael Vaughn

Hunter Flight Instructor:

  • Staff Sgt. Jonathan Wolfe
  • Senior Airman Benjamin Abshire
  • Senior Airman Eric Carpenter
  • Senior Airman Karl Estandarte
  • Senior Airman Kevin Frimel
  • Senior Airman David Gilliland
  • Senior Airman Phillip Hohner
  • Senior Airman Andraia Johns
  • Senior Airman Avery Johnson
  • Senior Airman Nicholas Larsen
  • Senior Airman Randall Kinchen
  • Senior Airman Orlando Mundo
  • Senior Airman Chastin Peterson
  • Senior Airman Austin Scheller
  • Senior Airman Lyza Taino
  • Senior Airman Shane Wagler

Defender Flight Instructor:

  • Staff Sgt. Kenneth Parrish Jr.
  • Senior Airman Eric Anderson
  • Senior Airman Kimberly Baldwin
  • Senior Airman Nicholas Brandau
  • Senior Airman Anthony Caruso
  • Senior Airman Randall Hearrell
  • Senior Airman Christi Heilman
  • Senior Airman Joshua Hill
  • Senior Airman Adrian Loera
  • Senior Airman Lilia Lopez
  • Senior Airman Daniel Ontiveros Jr.
  • Senior Airman Jacob Quidachay
  • Senior Airman Adam Schwartz
  • Senior Airman Christopher Wilson

Class 13-F’s Award Winners are:

John L. Levitow Award:

  • Taino – 57th Operations Support Squadron
  • Academic Achievement Award:
  • Brandau – 799th Air Base Squadron

Leadership Award:

  • Scheller – 823rd Maintenance Squadron

Distinguished Graduates:

  • Scheller – 823rd MXS
  • Brandau – 799th ABS
  • Schramm – 34th Weapons Squadron
  • Starling – 42nd Attack Squadron
  • Rainer – 22nd Reconnaissance Squadron



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