Know Your Madisonian: Officer of the Year spent time in Baghdad, Qatar

Tech. Sgt. Ashlynn Bathey was named Noncommissioned Officer of the Year by the Wisconsin Air National Guard’s 115th Fighter Wing, which is based at Truax Field on Madison’s North Side.

A panel of five chief master sergeants reviewed dozens of nomination packets and selected Bathey based on job accomplishments, self-improvement, community service and physical fitness.

The 28-year-old Kingston, Illinois, native works in the base security detail, which searches vehicles coming through the facility’s main gate, responds to alarms that sound in a control and dispatch center, and guards aircraft.

Read more at the Wisconsin State Journal

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