NEWS | Jan. 11, 2012

Air Mobility Command announces 2011 Public Affairs Communication Excellence Awards

By Senior Airman Ian Hoachlander Joint Base Charleston Public Affairs

Air Mobility Command officials announced the annual winners for AMC's 2011 Public Affairs Communication Excellence Awards Jan. 10.

In the group category, Joint Base Charleston's Public Affairs office was named the runner-up for the Maj. Henry H. "Hap" Arnold Award for public affairs communication effectiveness.

Additionally, individuals from the community relations and photography departments also won individual awards. Trisha Gallaway earned the title of outstanding communication tactical-level civilian and Staff Sgt. Nicole Mickle was named the runner-up for the outstanding communication noncommissioned officer.

"This year's awards highlighted the contributions of the many great Airmen, NCOs, senior NCOs, officers and civilians in our career field, who do such a great job telling the AMC story every day," said Lt. Col. Glen Roberts, director of public affairs. "I am very proud of the contributions the entire team made in 2011 and look forward to continued excellence in 2012. Additionally, I wish the best of luck to the overall winners in each category who will compete at the Air Force level."