By CNJ staff
The following received awards for outstanding leadership and service last year at Cannon Air Force Base during its 2007 Annual Awards Ceremony held Feb. 10 at The Landing:
• Airman of the Year: Senior Airman John Castle, 524th Fighter Squadron.
• Noncommissioned Officer of the Year: Tech. Sgt. Andrea Lee, 27th Aeromedical Dental Squadron.
• Senior Noncommissioned Officer of the Year: Senior Master Sgt. Patrick Fry, 27th Services Squadron.
• Company Grade Officer of the Year: Capt. William Kostan, 27th Operations Support Squadron.
• 1st Sgt. of the Year: Master Sgt. George Childers, 27th Equipment Maintenance Squadron.
• Civilian of the Year, category 1: Thomas Pacholke, 27th Medical Support Squadron.
• Civilian of the Year, category 2: Gary Rhode, 27th Security Forces Squadron.
• Civilian Volunteer of the Year: Susan Howard, 27th Civil Engineer Squadron.
• Military Volunteer of the Year: Master Sgt. Robert Pinder, 27th Civil Engineer Squadron.
• Ceremonial Guardsman of the Year: Staff Sgt. Brad Huthsteiner, 523rd Aircraft Maintenance Unit.
• Staff Agency of the Year: 27th Fighter Wing Plans and Programs.
• Squadron of the Year: 524th Fighter Squadron
Source: Cannon Air Force Base