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188th Wing names outstanding Airmen of the year

The 188th Wing’s Outstanding Airmen of the Year pose for a photo with wing leadership during a recognition ceremony at Ebbing Air National Guard Base, Ark., Jan 11, 2020. From left, Col. Leon Dodroe, 188th Wing commander, Senior Airman Hannah Martin, Outstanding Junior Enlisted Airman of the Year, Tech. Sgt. Justin Brown, Outstanding NCO of the Year; Senior Master Sgt. Michael Wilmouth, Outstanding Senior NCO of the Year; Master Sgt. Timothy Curd, Outstanding First Sergeant of the Year; Lt. Col. Douglas Olson, 188th Operations Group Director of Operations, accepting on behalf of Maj. Seth Simpson, Outstanding Field Grade Officer of the Year; Chief Master Sgt. Donnie Frederick, 188th Wing Command Chief Master Sergeant. Not pictured is Capt. Logan Huffman, Outstanding Company Grade Officer of the Year. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Sherlock)

The 188th Wing’s Outstanding Airmen of the Year pose for a photo with wing leadership during a recognition ceremony at Ebbing Air National Guard Base, Ark., Jan 11, 2020. From left, Col. Leon Dodroe, 188th Wing commander, Senior Airman Hannah Martin, Outstanding Junior Enlisted Airman of the Year, Tech. Sgt. Justin Brown, Outstanding NCO of the Year; Senior Master Sgt. Michael Wilmouth, Outstanding Senior NCO of the Year; Master Sgt. Timothy Curd, Outstanding First Sergeant of the Year; Lt. Col. Douglas Olson, 188th Operations Group Director of Operations, accepting on behalf of Maj. Seth Simpson, Outstanding Field Grade Officer of the Year; Chief Master Sgt. Donnie Frederick, 188th Wing Command Chief Master Sergeant. Not pictured is Capt. Logan Huffman, Outstanding Company Grade Officer of the Year. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Sherlock)

Senior Airman Hannah B. Martin, the 188th Wing Outstanding Junior Enlisted Airman of the Year. Martin is assigned to the 188th Medical Group. (U.S. Air National Guard photo, Tech. Sgt. John E. Hillier)

Senior Airman Hannah B. Martin, the 188th Wing Outstanding Junior Enlisted Airman of the Year. Martin is assigned to the 188th Medical Group. (U.S. Air National Guard photo, Tech. Sgt. John E. Hillier)

Tech. Sgt. Justin G. Brown, the 188th Wing Outstanding NCO of the Year. Tech. Sgt. Brown is assigned to the 188th Mission Support Group. (U.S. Air National Guard photo, Tech. Sgt. John E. Hillier)

Tech. Sgt. Justin G. Brown, the 188th Wing Outstanding NCO of the Year. Tech. Sgt. Brown is assigned to the 188th Mission Support Group. (U.S. Air National Guard photo, Tech. Sgt. John E. Hillier)

Senior Master Sgt. Michael Wilmouth, the 188th Wing Outstanding Senior NCO of the Year. Wilmouth was also named Outstanding Senior NCO for the Arkansas Air National Guard and is assigned to the 188th Operations Group. (U.S. Air National Guard photo, Tech. Sgt. John E. Hillier)

Senior Master Sgt. Michael Wilmouth, the 188th Wing Outstanding Senior NCO of the Year. Wilmouth was also named Outstanding Senior NCO for the Arkansas Air National Guard and is assigned to the 188th Operations Group. (U.S. Air National Guard photo, Tech. Sgt. John E. Hillier)

Master Sgt. Timothy Curd, the 188th Wing Outstanding First Sergeant of the Year. Curd was also named the Outstanding First Sergeant of the Year for the Arkansas Air National Guard, and is assigned to the 188th Operations Group. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. John E. Hillier)

Master Sgt. Timothy Curd, the 188th Wing Outstanding First Sergeant of the Year. Curd was also named the Outstanding First Sergeant of the Year for the Arkansas Air National Guard, and is assigned to the 188th Operations Group. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. John E. Hillier)

EBBING AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Ark. -- The 188th Wing announced its 2019 Outstanding Airmen of the Year during a Jan. 11 ceremony at the Red Horse Training Center here.

The Airmen selected were recognized as consistently exemplifying the Air Force core values of integrity, service and excellence.

We have Airmen all across our wing who do amazing things for us every day,” said Col. Leon J. Dodroe, 188th Wing commander, “The men and women we’re recognizing today performed above that high standard to be models of the principles of integrity, service, and excellence we aspire to as United States Airmen.”

These honorees, selected from across the nearly 1000 men and women in the wing, are:

• Junior Enlisted Airman of the Year: Senior Airman Hannah B. Martin, 188th Medical Group

• Noncommissioned Officer of the Year: Tech. Sgt. Justin G. Brown, 188th Mission Support Group

• Senior Noncommissioned Officer of the Year: Master Sgt. Michael C. Wilmouth, 188th Operations Group

• First Sergeant of the Year: Master Sgt. Timothy W. Curd, 188th Operations Group

• Company Grade Officer of the Year: Capt. Logan R. Huffman, 188th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group

• Field Grade Officer of the Year: Maj. Seth B. Simpson, 188th Operations Group

In addition to winning at the wing level, Wilmouth and Curd were named winners for the Arkansas Air National Guard and will advance to compete at the national level in Washington D.C.