SSGT Christina M. Koonce
SSgt Christina Koonce is currently the Knowledge Operations Manager for Detachment 255, Air Force ROTC at The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA. She is in-charge of the overall management of information and operations life-cycle. She is also responsible for providing support to the Commander as well as the cadets.
She is originally from California. She is a graduate of Rialto High School, Calif. Sgt Koonce enlisted in the Air Force in October of 2000. Her first duty assignment was a special duty at Yokota Air Base, Japan where she worked as a postal clerk in the 374th Communications Squadron.
Prior to her assignment to Iowa, Sgt Koonce was stationed at Little Rock AFB, Arkansas where she was the NCOIC, Knowledge Operations. As the NCOIC of Knowledge Operations, she managed over 25 Records Management Custodians within the Operations Group as well as managing the Commanders Support Staff. During her 11 year career Sgt Koonce has had several awards to include the Communications and Information Manager award.
- 2006 Airman Leadership School, Little Rock AFB, Arkansas
- May 2001 -- May 2004, 374th Communications Squadron, Yokota Air Base, Japan
- May 2004 -- Dec 2004, 99th Communications Squadron, Mildenhall Air Base, England
- Jan 2005 -- Dec 2007, 314th Communications Squadron, Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas
- Dec 2007 -- Jul 2012, 314th Operations Group, Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas
- Jul 2012 -- Present, Detachment 255, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.
MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:
- Air Force Commendation Medal
- Joint Service Achievement Medal
EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION:
- Airman- Apr 2001
- Airman First Class - Feb 2002
- Senior Airman Below-the-Zone - Apr 2003
- Staff Sergeant - Sept 2008