AMC officials announce command's 2003 Public Affairs award winners

SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. -- Air Mobility Command officials have announced the winners of the 2003 AMC Public Affairs awards.

The winners are:

Public Affairs Director's Excellence Award - Large Wing: McGuire AFB, N.J.

Public Affairs Director's Excellence Award - Small Wing: Dover AFB, Del.

Public Affairs Director's Excellence Award - Community Relations: McChord AFB, Wash.

Public Affairs Director's Excellence Award - Media Relations: McChord AFB

Public Affairs Director's Excellence Award - Internal Information: Grand Forks AFB, N.D.

Public Affairs Director's Special Achievement Award - Crisis Situation: Charleston AFB, S.C.

Public Affairs Director's Special Achievement Award - Planned Single Event or Program: McGuire AFB.

Special Achievement Award for Commander Support: Col. Robert Allardice, McChord AFB

Outstanding Contribution to Public Affairs: Michelle Butzgy, Pope AFB, S.C.

AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Airman: Senior Airman Deanna McClay, Dover AFB

AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Noncommissioned Officer: Staff Sgt. Victoria Meyer, Pope AFB

AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Senior Noncommissioned Officer: Master Sgt. Donald Perrien, Scott AFB

AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Intermediate Grade Civilian: Christine Spargur, Scott AFB

AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Company Grade Officer: 1st Lt. Jennifer Andrews, Charleston AFB

AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Field Grade Officer: Lt. Col. Jon Anderson, Dover AFB

Outstanding Band Airman: Senior Airman Jeremy Pfeffer, Scott AFB

Outstanding Band Noncommissioned Officer: Tech. Sgt. Kenneth Buchanan, Travis AFB, Calif.

Outstanding Band Senior Noncommissioned Officer: Master Sgt. Paul DeMerath, Scott AFB

Headquarters AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Noncommissioned Officer: Tech. Sgt Jeff Capenos, Air Mobility Warfare Center, Fort Dix, N.J.

Headquarters AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Senior Noncommissioned Officer: Master Sgt. Dan Murphy, Scott AFB

Headquarters AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Company Grade Officer: Capt. Brus Vidal, Scott AFB

Headquarters AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Field Grade Officer: Lt. Col. Larry Cox, Scott AFB

Headquarters AMC Outstanding Public Affairs Intermediate Grade Civilian: Cynthia Bauer, Scott AFB