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MSgt Nick Wellman

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Master Sergeant Nick Wellman is a native of West Point, Nebraska. He received his Associates Degree in Audio and Recording Technology from Northeast Community College in 2000. In November of 2000 Sergeant Wellman joined the Air Force and was assigned to the Band of the West, Lackland AFB, TX.  Prior to his current assignment at the Band of the West, MSgt Wellman served seven years at the U.S. Air Forces in Europe Band in Ramstein, Germany. Throughout his career, Sergeant Wellman has served on three deployments with the Air Force Central Command Band and has traveled extensively throughout the middle-east.  In his spare time, Sergeant Wellman likes to run, study photography and electronics and spend time with his family.

EDUCATION:
2000: Associates in Applied Science Audio and Recording Technology, Northeast Community College, Nebraska
2004: Airman Leadership School, Lackland AFB, Texas
2008: Associates in Applied Science Music, Community College of the Air Force
2014: Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Kapaun AS, Germany

ASSIGNMENTS:
1. Nov 2000 - Jan 2001, student, Basic Military Training, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas
2. Jan 2001 - July 2009, Audio Engineer, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas
3. July 2009 - July 2016, Audio Engineer, Ramstein Air Base, Germany
4. July 2016 - Present, Audio Engineer, JBSA-Lackland, Texas

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:
Air Force Commendation Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Air Force Achievement Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal with bronze star
Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS:
2008: Air Force Band of the West Non-Commissioned Officer of the Quarter, 3rd Quarter
2011: USAFE Public Affairs Non-Commissioned Officer of the Quarter, 2nd Quarter
2013: USAFE Public Affairs Non-Commissioned Officer of the Quarter, 4th Quarter
2015: USAFE Band Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year
2017: USAF Band of the West Senior Non-Commissiond Officer of the Quarter, 4th Quarter

EFFECTIVE DATE OF PROMOTION:
Master Sergeant - 01 Oct 2017

Last updated 01 Nov 2019