NEWS | Dec. 18, 2013

628th CES ‘Outlaws’ recognized in 8 AMC award categories

By Joint Base Charleston Public Affairs

The Air Mobility Command recently announced the results of this year's Civil Engineer awards. The list included three winners and five runners-up from Joint Base Charleston.

"Our Airmen are a mere snapshot of the amazing men and women across Air Mobility Command," said Lt. Col. Patrick Miller, 628th Civil Engineer Squadron commander. "It's an honor for so many of our programs and people to receive such high praise, and we are humbled to represent the command at the next level of competition."

The winners and runners-up of the 2013 AMC Civil Engineer Awards are:

Unit and Flight awards

Outstanding Civil Engineer Unit (Large Unit) runner up: 628th CES, JB Charleston, S.C.

Brig. Gen. Archie S. Mayes Award (Engineering Flight) runner up: 628th CES, JB Charleston, S.C.

Senior Master Sgt. Gerald J. Stryzak Award (EOD Flight) runner up: 628th CES, JB Charleston, S.C.

Individual Awards

The Harry P. Rietman Award Senior Civilian Manager winner: Terry Stollar - 628th CES, JB Charleston, S.C.

Maj. Gen. Eugene A. Lupia Award (Military Technician Noncommissioned Officer) winner: Staff Sgt. Devin Long - 628th CES, JB Charleston, S.C.

Maj. Gen. Eugene A. Lupia Award (Military Technician Airman) runner up: Senior Airman Robert Hardy - 628th CES, JB Charleston, S.C.

Outstanding Civil Engineer Civilian Technician runner up: Dan Grausso - 628th CES, JB Charleston, S.C.

Maj. Gen. L. Dean Fox Award (Senior Military Manager) winner: Lt. Col. Aaron Altwies - 628th CES, JB Charleston, S.C.

"Each and every day, the 628th Civil Engineer Squadron works around the clock to provide first-class installation support to our 53 mission partners and trained warfighters for our combatant commanders," said Miller. "This year's individual and unit recognition validates our efforts and reassures the Joint Base Charleston team that they have the best working to support their mission."