ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. — Air Force Reserve Command has announced the 2017 Lieutenant General Leo Marquez and Maintenance Effectiveness Awards.
The aircraft maintenance and munitions and missile maintenance awards recognize base-level military and civil service aircraft, munitions and missile maintenance personnel who perform hands-on maintenance or manage a maintenance function. This year’s winners are:
Aircraft Maintenance Field Grade Manager: Maj. Nicole R. Fink, 434th Maintenance Squadron commander, Grissom Air Reserve Base, Indiana.
Aircraft Maintenance Company Grade Manager: 2nd Lt. Anthony E. Gehl, 403rd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Keeler Air Force Base, Mississippi.
Aircraft Maintenance Civilian Manager: James N. Billing, 434th MXS, Grissom ARB.
Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor Manager: Master Sgt. Raymond M. Durban, 28th Intelligence Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Florida.
Aircraft Maintenance Technician Supervisor: Tech. Sgt. Brinnae J. Wigley, 712th AMXS, Dover AFB Delaware.
Aircraft Maintenance Civilian Technician: David Mera, 512th MXS, Dover AFB.
Aircraft Maintenance Technician: Senior Airman Adam C. Olander, 446th AMXS, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.
Munitions/Missile Maintenance Civilian Manager: Alex Casimir, 489th MXS, Dyess AFB, Texas.
Munitions/Missile Maintenance Supervisor Manager: Senior Master Sgt. Kyle M. White, 307th MXS, Barksdale AFB, Louisiana.
Munitions/Missile Maintenance Technician Supervisor: Tech. Sgt. Charles E. Gonzalez, 944th AMXS, Luke AFB, Arizona.
Munitions/Missile Maintenance Civilian Technician: Tyler R. Krahenbuhl, 489th MXS, Dyess AFB.
Munitions/Missile Maintenance Technician: Airman First Class Gabriel X. Coronado, 944 MXS, Luke AFB Arizona.
The Maintenance Effectiveness Awards recognizes maintenance units which have best managed resources. This year’s winners:
Category 1 – Small Aircraft Maintenance: 943rd MXS, Davis-Monthan AFB, Arizona.
Category 2 – Medium Aircraft Maintenance: 434th Maintenance Group, Grissom ARB.