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Red Tail University Celebrates Graduates

  • Published
  • By Tech. Sgt. Richard Mekkri
  • 332d Air Expeditionary Wing

The 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing Red Tail University recently held a

graduation ceremony to honor more than 20 Non-commissioned officers and senior NCO’s here in

Southwest Asia. The curriculum options RTU provides is meant to encourage 332d AEW Red

Tails to seek learning and personal growth opportunities beyond textbook-style

professional military education.


The following members completed at least 10 professional developmental courses:


Staff Sgt. Kyle Fulp

Staff Sgt. Michael Steelman

Senior Airman Christopher Guant

Senior Airman Chase Martin

Senior Airman Antonio Piteg

The following members completed at least 15 professional developmental courses and

taught a course for Red Tail University:


Senior Master Sgt. Brian Pierringer

Master Sgt. Jessica Welch

Senior Airman Jennifer Brown

Tech. Sgt. Lamon Irvin

Tech. Sgt. Mark Siefner





The following members completed at least 20 professional developmental courses, taught three courses for RTU, and completed a paper on leadership:


Tech. Sgt. Charles Dhennin

Tech Sgt. Christopher Oles

Tech. Sgt. Sergeant Daryl Perales

Staff Sgt. Hunter Lyon

Senior Airman Zachary Telfor

Senior Airman Autumn Seo

Senior Airman Kyle Hogan

Senior Airman David McClure

Senior Airman Katie Naquin


RTU is an educational setting where Airmen can come together to become better followers and leaders, mentees and mentors, and overall better Airmen.