Northwest Military Blogs: McChord Flightline Chatter

December 3, 2011 at 4:38am

446TH spouse, employer award nominations due Jan. 9

Email Blog Post Print Blog Post Share on Facebook Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon

It's not hard to imagine that Reservists would have a very difficult time doing what they do without the support of their spouse, their employer, or both. Which is why the 446th Airlift Wing recognizes a spouse of the year and an employer of the year at its annual awards banquet.

The 446th AW Annual Awards Banquet will be March 3, 2012.

Nominations are now being accepted for the spouse and employer of the year. This program provides special recognition on a calendar year basis for exceptional performance and/or achievements by spouses and employers of assigned members to the 446th Airlift Wing.

"Reservists only need to draft an informal letter of nomination explaining the great support their spouse or employer has provided," said Lt. Col. Barb Henson, 446th AW executive officer. "Please include lots of details!"

Reservists should submit that letter to their unit commanders. The nomination, in a simple memorandum format, is evaluated in relation to other nominations by a board

Both spouses and employers must be connected to the Reservist for the entire reporting period of Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, 2011 Spouses who are also military are not eligible.

The nominations for both awards are due by close of business Jan. 9. Submit your nominations to Henson. The evaluation board will be in February and the winners will be recognized at the banquet.

This is a great opportunity to recognize those who support our military careers the most. For more information, contact Henson at 982-5527 or send her an e-mail at barbara.henson@us.af.mil.

THERE'S MORE...

Win a prime rib dinner

New quarters on JBLM

Seven things to do to make the holidays bright

comments powered by Disqus

Recent Comments

abigail said:

you are say about this Air Force highly recommends absolutely right and i appreciate your...

about Air Force highly recommends renters insurance

nurisahi juan said:

This is real take it serious, my name is marian i, who will believe that a herb can Cure...

about JBLM soldier completes ALS

Ken Beseau said:

Its always a treat to be able to get on base and all of the planes from around the world come...

about AMC Rodeo to have new life

Electrician Rochester NY said:

Thanks for giving us nice info. Fantastic walk-through. I appreciate this post.

about Don't be shocked: 446th electricians find the spark

thomas candey said:

way to go usaf soon will be flying a kc46 air craft made right here in everett wash.not france...

about