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Chief Master Sergeant STEPHANIE M. CHRISMAN

Chief Master Sergeant Stephanie Chrisman is the Command Chief Master Sergeant, 332d Air Expeditionary Wing, Southwest Asia. She is the principle enlisted advisor to the commander on all matters affecting mission readiness, health, welfare, morale, quality of life, professional development, and effective utilization of resources. The composite wing includes a wide array of combat Air Force capabilities including precision strike, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, and combat search and rescue in direct support of U.S. Air Forces Central and U.S. Central Command priorities. The wing is comprised of the 1st Expeditionary Rescue Group, three staff directorates and 12 additional operational and support function squadrons with more than 2,100 total force Airmen.

Chief Chrisman grew up in Plymouth, Connecticut and enlisted in the Air Force in April 1996. Her background in communications & cyber professions includes, various tactical platforms, command & control systems, network management & design, training, inspection activities, intelligence support and joint coalition integration. Throughout her career, she has filled roles including, Unit Training Manager, Unit Fitness Program Manager, additional-duty First Sergeant and Superintendent of Plans and Programs. Her assignments include bases in Utah, Washington, Alaska, Georgia, and Maryland. She has also served overseas in South Korea, Japan, Belgium, and Italy. She has deployed in support of numerous contingencies including Operations Desert Fox and Desert Thunder, Winter Talon, Freedom's Sentinel, Resolute Support, and most recently Operation Inherent Resolve.

2000 Airman Leadership School, Osan Air Base, ROK.
2005 Associate of Electronic Systems Technology, Community College of the Air Force
2006 Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Robins AFB, Georgia
2011 USAF Senior NCO Academy, Maxwell AFB, Alabama, by correspondence
2016 Cyberspace Operations Superintendent Course, Maxwell AFB, Alabama, by correspondence
2018 USAFE Squadron Superintendent Course, Ramstein AB, Germany
2021 Chief Leadership Course, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
2022 Group Senior Enlisted Leader Course, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
2023 Enterprise Leadership Seminar, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
2023 Senior Leader Security Seminar, Montross, Virginia
2023 Senior Executive Legal Orientation, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
2023 Wing Command Team Course, Maxwell AFB, Alabama

1. April 1996–May 1996, trainee, Basic Military Training, Lackland Air Force Base (AFB), Texas
2. May 1996–October 1996, student, Cryptographic Systems Maintenance, Lackland AFB, Texas
3. November 1996–November 1997, Secure Communications Maintenance Apprentice, 729th Air Control Squadron, Hill AFB, Utah
4. November 1997–September 2000, Secure Communications Maintenance Technician and Communications Maintenance Controller, 92d Communications Squadron, Fairchild AFB, Washington
5. September 2000–September 2001, Secure Systems Supervisor, 751st Communications Squadron, Osan AB, Republic of Korea
6. October 2001–October 2004, Assistant NCOIC, Secure Communications Maintenance and Network Management Supervisor, 3rd Communications Squadron, Elmendorf AFB, Alaska
7. October 2004–May 2005, Network Systems Control Journeyman, 54th Combat Communications Squadron, Robins AFB, Georgia
8. May 2005– October 2007, Standards & Evaluations Team Member and NCOIC, Systems Learning and Integrations Center, 5th Combat Communications Group (CCG), Robins AFB, Georgia
9. October 2007–January 2011, NCOIC, Quality Assurance and NCOIC, Mission Computer Systems Maintenance, 373rd Support Squadron, Misawa AB, Japan
10. January 2011–March 2012, Superintendent, Plans and Programs, 373rd Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group, Misawa AB, Japan
11. April 2012–April 2016, Superintendent, Circuit Management NATO Communications Information Agency Regional Center, SHAPE, Belgium
12. May 2016–July 2019, Superintendent, Cyber Operations and Maintenance Directorate, 606th Air Control Squadron, Aviano Air Base, Italy
13. August 2019–August 2021, Senior Enlisted Leader, 694th Intelligence Support Squadron, Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea
14. August 2021–June 2023, Senior Enlisted Leader, 707th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland
15. July 2023 - Present, Command Chief Master Sergeant, 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing, Undisclosed Location

Defense Meritorious Service Medal with one oak leaf cluster
Meritorious Service Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Joint Service Commendation Medal with one oak leaf cluster
Air Force Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Joint Service Achievement Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Air Force Achievement Medal with four oak leaf clusters
Coast Guard Meritorious Unit with operational device
Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon
NATO Medal

1998 Promoted to SrA Below-the-Zone
2005 Comm-Electronics Systems NCO of the Year, Air Combat Command
2006 Distinguished Graduate, Noncommissioned Officer Academy
2010 Promoted to MSgt under Stripes for Exceptional Performers Program
2010 Senior Mission Enabler Performer of the Year, National Security Agency
2015 General John P. Jumper Award for Excellence in Warfighting Integration (Enlisted) of the Year, Air
Force District of Washington
2016 Communications & Maintenance SNCO of the Year, 31st Operations Group
2016 Outstanding Theater Air Control System Communicator SNCO of the Year, 31st Fighter Wing

Chief Master Sergeant July 1, 2019

(Current as of July 2023)