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SMC Annual Awards Announced

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LOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- The Space and Missile Systems Center Annual Awards were presented at a banquet held here, Feb. 6. Awards were presented in 13 individual and team categories.

This year's winners are:

Field Grade Officer of the Year: Lt. Col. Nathan Diller

Company Grade Officer of the Year: Capt. Jacob Hempen

Senior Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year: Master Sgt. Avery Utley

Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year: Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Heath

Airman of the Year: Senior Airman Austin Cox

Civilian Supervisor Category II of the Year: Gloria Campos

Civilian Category I of the Year: Douglas Baird

Civilian Category II of the Year: Shannon Pallone

Officer Individual Mobilization Augmentee of the Year:  Maj. David Brown

Enlisted Individual Mobilization Augmentee of the Year:  Tech. Sgt. Andrea Stevens

Honor Guard of the Year: Tech. Sgt. Eric Reagan

Mission Systems Team of the Year: Integration and Launch Operations Team

Support/Functional/Administrative Team of the Year: AEHF Payload Team