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TSgt Kristin Younkin

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Technical Sergeant Kristin Younkin performs on clarinet with the Concert band and Ceremonial Band of the USAF Band of Mid-America, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois.  Tech Sergeant Kristin Younkin received her Bachelors in music from The University of Tennessee and a Masters of Music degree at The Ohio State University.   Sergeant Younkin joined the Air Force in July 2000.

EDUCATION:
1998 Bachelor of Music Degree, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
2000 Master of Music Degree, The Ohio State University, Columbus
2004 Airmen Leadership School; Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
2015 Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Course 15, Non-Residence

ASSIGNMENTS:
1. September 2000-July 2011, Air Force Band of Flight, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
2. July 2011-July 2015, USAF in Europe Band, Ramstein AB Germany
3. August 2015 - Present, USAF Band of Mid-America, Scott AFB, IL

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:
Air Force Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Air Force Achievement Medal
Air Force Good Conduct Medal with four oak leaf clusters
Air Force Organizational Excellence with four oak leaf clusters
Air Force Overseas Long Ribbon

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION:
Airman First Class July 19, 2000
Senior Airman November 19, 2002
Staff Sergeant July 1, 2004
Technical Sergeant August 1, 2013