Board selects Airmen of the Year for 2008

Senior Master Sgt. Jeffery C. Vander Woude is the First Sergeant for the 114th Maintenance Squadron and 114th Maintenance Operations Flight. Master Sgt. Jeanne M. Gacke is the NCOIC for Plans and Programs with the 114th Security
Forces Squadron. Tech. Sgt. Patrick J. Marino is a Squad Leader with the 114th Security Forces Squadron. Staff Sgt. Elizabeth A. Ross is a Command Post Controller with the 114th Fighter Wing.

Senior Master Sgt. Jeffery C. Vander Woude is the First Sergeant for the 114th Maintenance Squadron and 114th Maintenance Operations Flight. Master Sgt. Jeanne M. Gacke is the NCOIC for Plans and Programs with the 114th Security Forces Squadron. Tech. Sgt. Patrick J. Marino is a Squad Leader with the 114th Security Forces Squadron. Staff Sgt. Elizabeth A. Ross is a Command Post Controller with the 114th Fighter Wing.

Senior Master Sgt. Jeffery C. Vander Woude is the First Sergeant for the 114th Maintenance Squadron and 114th Maintenance Operations Flight. Vander Woude resides in Sioux Falls.

Senior Master Sgt. Jeffery C. Vander Woude is the First Sergeant for the 114th Maintenance Squadron and 114th Maintenance Operations Flight. Vander Woude resides in Sioux Falls.

Master Sgt. Jeanne M. Gacke is the NCOIC for Plans and Programs with the 114th Security Forces Squadron.  Gacke resides in Sioux Falls.

Master Sgt. Jeanne M. Gacke is the NCOIC for Plans and Programs with the 114th Security Forces Squadron. Gacke resides in Sioux Falls.

Tech. Sgt. Patrick J. Marino is a Squad Leader with the 114th Security Forces Squadron. Marino resides in Sioux Falls.

Tech. Sgt. Patrick J. Marino is a Squad Leader with the 114th Security Forces Squadron. Marino resides in Sioux Falls.

Staff Sgt. Elizabeth A. Ross is a Command Post Controller with the 114th Fighter Wing. Ross resides in Sioux Falls.

Staff Sgt. Elizabeth A. Ross is a Command Post Controller with the 114th Fighter Wing. Ross resides in Sioux Falls.

SIOUX FALLS, SD. -- On behalf of myself and those who presided over the Airmen of the Year board, we would like to congratulate the following individuals who were selected for the 2008 Airmen of the Year awards in December. 

Master Sgt. Jeanne Gacke and Senior Master Sgt. Matthew Geraets were nominated for the Senior NCO category. 

In the NCO category, Tech. Sgt. Patrick Marino and Tech. Sgt. (now Master Sgt.) Charissa Lehman were interviewed. 

In the Airman division, Senior Airman (now Staff Sgt.) Elizabeth Ross and Senior Airman Aaron DeCurtins were nominated for the Airman category. 

The candidates were outstanding this year. Congratulations to all the outstanding Airmen who were interviewed.