4/8/2008 - EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Sixteen Edwards senior airmen graduated from the Airman Leadership School in a ceremony at Club Muroc here April 3.
Airmen Leadership School is the first of three programs enlisted professionals attend as they progress through their military career. Airmen Leadership School prepares Airmen to be professional warfighting Airmen who can supervise and lead Air Force work teams to support the employment of air and space power.
The school consists of a five-week long curriculum and covers three broad areas -- profession at arms; leadership; and communication skills.
Award winners are:
John L. Levitow Award:
Miguel Ruiz -- 412th Maintenance Squadron
Distinguished Graduate and Leadership Award:
Melissa Gasca -- 95th Aerospace Medicine Squadron
Academic Achievement Award:
Andrew Wallan -- 95th Communications Squadron
ALS Class 08C graduates are:
Donald Bueno -- 95th Security Forces Squadron
Anthony Farruggia -- 412th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
William Foutch -- 95th Security Forces Squadron
Kali Kappes -- Air Force Flight Test Center
Stacey Mastropaolo -- 95th Aerospace Medicine Squadron
David Richterkessing -- 95th Security Forces Squadron