NCO Academy Class 16-3 graduates

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U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Richard Goetschel, 36th Security Forces Squadron at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, receives the John L. Levitow Award during the NCO Academy Class 16-3 graduation ceremony at the Keystone Theater, April 15, 2016, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. This award, named in memory of Medal of Honor recipient Airman 1st Class John L. Levitow, is presented to members of professional military education classes who exhibit superior achievement as leaders and scholars. (USAF photo by Naoto Anazawa)
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Richard Goetschel, 36th Security Forces Squadron at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, receives the John L. Levitow Award during the NCO Academy Class 16-3 graduation ceremony at the Keystone Theater, April 15, 2016, at Kadena Air Base, Japan. This award, named in memory of Medal of Honor recipient Airman 1st Class John L. Levitow, is presented to members of professional military education classes who exhibit superior achievement as leaders and scholars. (USAF photo by Naoto Anazawa)

NCO Academy Class 16-3 graduates

by: Naoto Anazawa | .
18th Wing Public Affairs | .
published: April 19, 2016

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- NCO Academy Class 16-3 graduated from the Erwin Professional Military Education Center April 15. Sixty-nine students successfully completed the 28 day training course, which prepared them for advanced leadership positions and responsibilities.

Congratulations to the following graduates of NCO Academy Class 16-3:

John L. Levitow Honor Graduate Award:
Tech. Sgt. Richard Goetschel, 36th Security Forces Squadron, Andersen Air Force Base

Commandant Award:
Tech. Sgt. Mathew Kimberling, 18th Civil Engineer Squadron, Kadena Air Base

Academic Achievement Award:
Tech. Sgt. Brian Trosper, 961st Airborne Air Control Squadron, Kadena AB

Distinguished Graduates:
Tech. Sgt. Derek Anderson, 320th Special Tactics Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Sean Elliott, 36th Operations Support Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Will Greer, 554th Red Horse Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Mathew Kimberling, 18th Civil Engineer Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Luke Malloy, 718th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Brian Trosper, 961st Airborne Air Control Squadron, Kadena AB

Graduates:
Tech. Sgt. Derek Anderson, 320th Special Tactics Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Laquata Askew, 390th Intelligence Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Jeffery Aytes, 18th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Randy Bailes, 374th Maintenance Group, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Kenneth Barnum, 644th Combat Communications Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Branden Behee, 554th Red Horse Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Harlan Blanton, 18th Civil Engineer Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Michael Borchansky, 35th Maintenance Group, Misawa AB
Tech. Sgt. Tynesha Branch, 31st Rescue Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Anthony Brumfield, 18th Equipment Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Domditer Chan, 18th Operations Support Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Darren Clemen, 624th Civil Engineer Squadron, Hickam AFB
Tech. Sgt. Erickson Cristobal, 18th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Alexander Davis, 17th Special Operations Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Michael Dawson, 35th Maintenance Squadron, Misawa AB
Tech. Sgt. Fernando Delgado Torres, 36th Contracting Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Jonathan Dillard, 353rd Special Operations Support Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Vincent Eata, 36th Comptroller Squadron, Andersen AFB
Petty Officer 1st Class Eldeen Ebanks, Command Fleet Activities Okinawa, Camp Shields
Tech. Sgt. Sean Elliott, 36th Operations Support Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. James Fairbanks, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Misawa AB
Tech. Sgt. Yommala Foster, 624th Regional Support Group, Hickam AFB
Tech. Sgt. Kiwani Francis, 374th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Gary Gassman, 961st Airborne Air Control Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Francis Go, 18th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Richard Goetschel, 36th Security Forces Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Will Greer, 554th Red Horse Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Christopher Groom, 734th Air Mobility Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Cory Hartley, 374th Maintenance Group, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Luke Hickman, 374th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Dustin Hicks, 36th Munitions Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Crystal Horton, 36th Airlift Squadron, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Benjamin Johnis, 374th Operations Support Squadron, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Mathew Kimberling, 18th Civil Engineer Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Jason Kingsley, U.S. Air Force, Australia
Tech. Sgt. Truc Le, 374th Civil Engineer Squadron, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Jan Lozano, 18th Civil Engineer Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Seth Lujan, 353rd Special Operations Maintenance Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Timothy Lujan, 18th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Raymond Madayag, 18th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Trevor Maiden, 734th Air Mobility Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Esteban Maiz, 35th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Misawa AB
Tech. Sgt. Luke Malloy, 718th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Ulysses Manduriao, 374th Maintenance Squadron, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Heath Mayle, 18th Component Maintenance Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Michael Mcclellan, 554th Red Horse Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Christopher Moore, 18th Security Forces Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Arthur Patterson, 35th Civil Engineer Squadron, Misawa AB
Tech. Sgt. Graig Penna, 734th Air Mobility Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Ericka Pinder, 18th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Christopher Provencal, 18th Civil Engineer Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Shellsea Quiroz, 18th Medical Operations Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Christopher Rector, 459th Airlift Squadron, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Eric Rosadomedina, 374th Maintenance Group, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Kyle Rowe, 18th Wing, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Jorge Serrano, 35th Maintenance Squadron, Misawa AB
Tech. Sgt. Byron Simon, 36th Airlift Squadron, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Courtney Snyder, 36th Mobility Response squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Teddy Stephens, 353rd Special Operations Maintenance Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Lizette Tagaban, 35th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Misawa AB
Tech. Sgt. Matthew Taylor, 718th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Brian Trosper, 961st Airborne Air Control Squadron, Kadena AB
Tech. Sgt. Paulo Vazdecarvalho, 730th Air Mobility Squadron, Yokota AB
Petty Officer 1st Class Jerween Viola, 3rd Medical Battalion, Camp Foster
Tech. Sgt. Brian Williams, 374th Communications Squadron, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Eric Williams, 374th Security Forces Squadron, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Michael Wirth, 36th Communications Squadron, Andersen AFB
Tech. Sgt. Michael Wright, 374th Operations Group, Yokota AB
Tech. Sgt. Brad Yurkovich, 353rd Special Operations Maintenance Squadron, Kadena AB