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CHIEF MASTER SERGEANT CURTIS A. STANLEY

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Chief Master Sergeant Curtis A. Stanley is the 100th Air Refueling Wing Command Chief Master Sergeant, Royal Air Force Mildenhall, United Kingdom. He is the senior enlisted leader responsible to the commander for the professional development, military readiness, and mission effectiveness of over 3,000 Airmen. He advises the commander on concerns, attitudes, morale, welfare, and effective utilization of the enlisted force. Chief Stanley also promotes quality of life initiatives to improve living quarters, dining facilities, and recreational activities for all assigned Airmen and their families.


Chief Stanley entered the Air Force in January 1992.  He graduated from the Electrical and Environmental specialist course at Chanute Air Force Base, Illinois, in August 1992. Throughout his career, he has filled a myriad of roles including Quality Assurance Superintendent, Aircraft Maintenance Unit Superintendent, Squadron Superintendent and Group Superintendent. He has deployed in support of Operations IRAQI FREEDOM and ENDURING FREEDOM and completed tours in Washington, Hawaii, Georgia and New Mexico.


Prior to assuming his current position, he served as the Maintenance Superintendent, 100th Maintenance Group, RAF Mildenhall, United Kingdom.


EDUCATION

1996 Airman Leadership School, McChord Air Force Base, Wash.

2002 Noncommissioned Academy, Robins Air Force Base, Ga.

2005 Associate Degree in Aircraft Maintenance Technology, Community College of the Air Force

2009 Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Gunter Annex, Ala.

2011 Bachelors of Science in Professional Aeronautics, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

2011 Advanced Maintenance Superintendent Course Graduate, USAF Warfare Center, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

2012 Chief Master Sergeant Leadership Course, Scott Air Force Base, Ill.

2016 Enterprise Leadership Seminar, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina, N.C.

2016 Leadership Development Program, Center for Creative Leadership, San Diego, Calif.


ASSIGNMENTS

1. August 1992 - September 1996, Electrical and Environmental Systems Repairman, 62nd Maintenance Squadron, McChord Air Force Base, Wash.

2. September 1996 - September 1998, Composite Took Kit Monitor, 635th Air Mobility Support Squadron, Hickam AFB, Hawaii  

3. October 1998 - September 2000, Aircraft Electrical and Environmental Craftsman, 635th Air Mobility Support Squadron, Hickam AFB, Hawaii

4. September 2000 - August 2003, Aircraft Electrical and Environmental Craftsman, 116th Maintenance Squadron, Robins AFB, Ga.

5. August 2003 - December 2003, Quality Assurance Inspector, 116th Maintenance Group, Robins AFB, Ga.

6. December 2003 - February 2004, Aircraft Electrical and Environmental Craftsman, 27th Component Maintenance Squadron, Cannon AFB, N.M.

7. February 2004 - December 2004, Electrical and Environmental Section Chief, 27th Component Maintenance Squadron, Cannon AFB, N.M.

8. December 2004 - August 2006, Readiness Section Chief, 27th Component Maintenance Squadron, Cannon AFB, N.M.

9. September 2006 - December 2007, Lead Production Superintendent, 27th Component Maintenance Squadron, Cannon AFB, N.M. (September 2006 - January 2007, Production Superintendent, Balad Air Base, Iraq)

10. December 2007 - July 2008, Quality Assurance Superintendent, 27th Special Operations Maintenance Group, Cannon AFB, N.M.

11. July 2008 - December 2009, Element Chief, 62nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, McChord AFB, Wash.

12. December 2009 - June 2010, Section Chief, 62nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, McChord AFB, Wash. (January 2010 - May 2010, Maintenance Superintendent, Ali Al Salem AB, Kuwait)

13. June 2010 - November 2011, Aircraft Maintenance Unit Assistant Superintendent, 62nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

14. November 2011 - June 2012, Aircraft Maintenance Unit Superintendent, 62nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, JB Lewis-McChord, Wash.

15. June 2012 - July 2014, Maintenance Superintendent, 100th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Royal Air Force Mildenhall, U.K.

16. July 2014 - January 2015, Maintenance Superintendent, 100th Maintenance Squadron, RAF Mildenhall, U.K.

17. January 2015 - June 2016, Superintendent, 100th Maintenance Group, RAF Mildenhall, U.K.

18. June 2016 – Present, Command Chief, 100th Air Refueling Wing, RAF Mildenhall, U.K.


MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters

Air Force Commendation Medal with three oak leaf clusters

Air Force Achievement Medal with one oak leaf cluster


OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

2006 27th Component Maintenance Squadron SNCO of the Year

2007 27th Component Maintenance Squadron SNCO Maintenance Professional of the Year

2007 27th Maintenance Group Lance P. Sijan Leadership Award

2008 27th Maintenance Operations Squadron SNCO Maintenance Professional of the Year

2009 Distinguished Graduate, SNCO Academy

2010 62nd Airlift Wing SNCO of the Quarter

2011 62nd Maintenance Group SNCO of the Year


EFFECTIVE DATE OF PROMOTION

Chief Master Sergeant November 2012


(Current as of February 2017)