Association honors Airmen

Two Airmen were honored by the National Guard Association of Kansas during a ceremony on March 24, 2018.

Master Sergeant Melanie Nelson received the First Sergeant of the year award during the Kansas National Guard 2018 Joint Conference banquet and award ceremony March 24, 2018. This year’s conference was hosted by the 69th Troop Command at the DoubleTree Hotel, March 23-24, 2018. (U.S. photo by Sgt. Dakota Helvie, 105th Public Affairs Detachment)
Senior Airman Marie Baldessari awarded the Kansas Air National Guard Airman (E-4 and below) of the year during the Kansas National Guard 2018 Joint Conference banquet and award ceremony March 24, 2018. This year’s conference was hosted by the 69th Troop Command at the DoubleTree Hotel, March 23-24, 2018. (U.S. photo by Sgt. Dakota Helvie, 105th Public Affairs Detachment)