By Katie Scott, Air Force Institute of Technology
/ Published December 09, 2019
The Air Force Institute of Technology hosted an awards ceremony in conjunction with their Centennial celebration events on Nov. 7. The ceremony highlighted the accomplishments of alumni, faculty and staff who distinguished themselves in support of AFIT’s mission to provide defense focused graduate and professional continuing education to the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tyler Greenlees)
This year marked the inaugural presentation of two new alumni awards, the Young Alumni, honoring outstanding career contributions within ten years of graduating from AFIT, and the International Alumni, highlighting exceptional career achievements.
The AFIT-level awards recognized the accomplishments of faculty and staff in four areas: innovation, leadership, mentorship, and wingmanship. These awards were established in 2019 to highlight the great work faculty and staff accomplish every day in areas vital to the success of AFIT, the students, and the Air Force. Each of the nominees were competitively selected to represent their school.
This year’s award winners included:
AFIT Young Alumni Award winners:
AFIT International Alumni Award winners:
Distinguished Alumni Award winners:
Legacy Award winner:
AFIT Innovation Award winners:
AFIT Leadership Award winners:
AFIT Mentorship Award winners:
AFIT Wingman Award winner: