NAWCAD leadership recognizes civilians for decades of service

Employees from Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s research, engineering, test and evaluation departments were presented Length of Service Awards in Patuxent River, Maryland April 25.

The awards signifying 25 to 50 years of service were presented by Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s (NAWCAD) Vice Commander, Capt. Craig Lee.

“Naval aviation is better for your collective experience and contribution,” said Lee. “You should feel incredibly proud of the impact you’ve had on the world’s strongest Navy.”

Twenty-five year awardees: Albert Jodoin Jr., Anita Countiss, Brett Bonnet, Brian Gilp, Christopher Bolden, James Mccoy, Jennifer Elmore, Josef Schaff, Michael Rematt, Michael Howell, Troy Weatherly.

Thirty year awardees: An Dan Tran, Ann Mera, Anthony Ferraro, David Cordial, Dennis Spencer, Floyd Beall, Gary Kralle, Gregory Knapp, Harry Nash, Harvey Henn, James Ball, James Branaman, James Lyon, Jan Roth Jr., Jay Lees, Jennifer Young, John Dade, Joseph Chase, Joseph King, Kathryn Nesmith, Kelly Flesher, Kevin Warren, Lawrence Byrnes, Lawrence Whites, Marcus Lemke, Mark Easter, Mary Gisoldi, Michaele Brock, Penelope Ulander, Phillip Sproul, Prashant Shah, Robert Stancil, Robert Hill Jr., Robert Borland, Scott Roberts, Sheldon Freegard, Stephan Oliver, Steven Owens, Theodore Dorics III, Todd Walter.

Thirty-five year awardees: Donald Statter, Eui Lee, Gregory Makrakis, Kirk Rutland, Mark Strayer, Mark Zenthoefer, Matthew Hartley, Sing Chow, Steven Thoman, Therese Giles, Thomas Garrahan, Timothy Nagle.

Forty year awardees: Adam Osborne Jr., Gregory Humphrey, John Rosa, Kenneth Roof Jr., Kenneth Hicks, Stephen Churchill.

Forty-five year awardee: Melvyn Berg

Fifty year awardee: Lawrence Boden

NAWCAD supports the research, development, engineering, test, evaluation and sustainment of all Navy and Marine Corps aircraft and airborne weapon systems. With facilities in Patuxent River, Maryland; Lakehurst, New Jersey; and Orlando, Florida, the command delivers high-quality, affordable products in support of military operating forces worldwide.