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SrA Warren Lynch

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Senior Airman Warren F Lynch Jr. is an Audio Engineer for the United States Air Forces in Europe Band, Ramstein Air Base, Germany. It is his responsibility to provide audio support to any one of the many performing ensembles comprised of the 45 squadron members in support of USAFE-AFAFRICA missions building and preserving partnerships through official multi-national military, and international community outreach events.

Senior Airman Lynch is originally from Mesquite, TX and began his Air Force career in 2014 as an audio and recording engineer. He holds Bachelor of Arts in Music from the University of North Texas, an Associate in Arts & Sciences from Eastfield College, as well as two certificates and an Associate in Commercial Music Recording from Cedar Valley College. From 2002-2014 he worked as an audio video and special events contractor with both local and national companies, affording opportunities to serve as Front of House engineer for Jazz Festivals, Vocal Jazz groups, Combos, Big Bands, Tango and Classical performing ensembles.

SrA Lynch has also performed as a trumpet player in a myriad of college and professional environments including Medieval Dinner Theater, Big Bands, Brass Quintets, Baroque Trumpet ensembles and Governor of Texas commissioned international performances. Also included are Police and WWII memorial services, Civic Orchestras and Jazz Bands. These experiences allowed him to perform as part of the marching band while assigned to the United States Air Force Academy from 2015 until 2018. SrA Lynch was able, as well, to participate in a Christmas brass ensemble and special Holiday Chaplain’s service while on his first deployment.

 

EDUCATION:
1998 - High School Diploma, Mesquite High School, Mesquite, TX
2002 - Associate in Arts & Sciences, Eastfield College, Mesquite, TX
2005 - Bachelor of Arts in Music, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
2007 - Associate in Commercial Music Recording, Cedar Valley College, Lancaster, TX
 
ASSIGNMENTS:
Jan 2015 - May 2018, USAF Academy Band, Peterson AFB, CO
Oct 2017 - Feb 2018, USAFCENT Band, Al Udeid AB, Qatar
May 2018 - July 2021, USAFE Band, Ramstein AB, Germany
July 2021 - Present, USAF Band of the Golden West, Travis AFB, CA

 

AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Air Force Achievement Medal (2)
AF Organizational Excellence Award
AF Good Conduct Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Global War On Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon with Gold Border
AF Longevity Service
AF Training Ribbon
Elementary Excellence in Competition Pistol Badge
 
AWARDS
Unit Airman of the Quarter - 3rd and 4th Qtr 2020
PA Airman of the Quarter - 3rd and 4th Qtr 2020
Unit Airman of the Year - 2020
Directorate Airman of the Year - 2020
US Army Garrison Wiesbaden “Certificate of Service” 10-11 Jun 2019

 

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION
Airman First Class - 4 Nov 2014
Senior Airman - 4 Mar 2017