Master Sergeant Maria D. Perrin


Master Sergeant (MSgt) Maria D. Perrin is the Non Commissioned Officer in Charge of Detachment 855 at Brigham Young University, Provo UT.  MSgt Perrin entered the Air Force in 1996 at the MEPS station in Cleveland, OH.  After technical training at Keesler AFB, she went to her first assignment to the 93rdIntelligence Squadron, Air Intelligence Agency, Medina Annex, Lackland AFB TX.   While assigned to the 93 IS, she worked in the Information Management Office where she was in charge of records management, mail distribution, FOIA, and PA.  From Texas, Sergeant Perrin PCS’d to the Counterdrug Documentation Exploitation Project, Office of Counterdrug Analysis, Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), Washington D.C. There she was responsible for the preparation of each individuals’ travel orders, training, housing, transportation, awards, as well as managing the office command budget of over $1.3 million.  In 2003, Sergeant Perrin PCS’d to the 25 ASOS (Air Support Operations Squadron) at Wheeler Army Air Field, HI.  She was the Non Commissioned officer in Charge of the Command Support Section. In 2004, Sergeant Perrin deployed to Afghanistan for a 6 months where she supported the 25 ASOS as an Information Manager and a Workgroup Manager.  In 2008, she PCS’d to Hill AFB and was the Non Commissioned Officer in charge of the Command Support Section for the 421stFighter Squadron.  In 2010, Sergeant Perrin deployed in support of OIF (Operation Iraqi Freedom) and OND (Operation New Dawn) for 9 months to Iraq as an Advisor and Trainer, there she was in charge of training Iraqi Forces on Radio maintenance and computer networking. After her deployment, Sergeant Perrin came back to Hill AFB to the 388 Fighter Wing.  There she was the Non Commissioned Officer in Charge of the Wing Command Section.  In 2012, Sergeant Perrin PCS’d to her current duty location at Detachment 855 ROTC, Provo UT.

Midpark High School, June 1994
Information Management training, Keesler AFB June 1997
Airman Leadership School, Bolling AFB DC, January 2002
Associates in Information Management, Community College of the Air Force, February 2004
Information Management 7 level training Keesler AFB MS, June 2003
NCO Academy, Peterson AFB CO, May 2009

March- April 1997, Basic Military Training, Lackland AFB, TX
April –June 1997, Technical Training School, Keesler AFB MS
June-1997 – November 1999, 93 Intelligence Squadron, Medina Annex TX
November 1999 – October 2003, DOCEX, Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington D.C.
October 2003 – Aug 2008, 25 Air Operations Support Squadron, Wheeler Army Airfield HI
Mar 2004 – September 2004, Bagram AB, Afghanistan
Aug 2008 – May 2010, 421st Fighter Squadron, Hill AFB UT
May 2010 – February 2011, Mosul, Iraq
February 2011 – Aug 2012, 388 Fighter Wing, Hill AFB UT
Aug 2012 – Present, ROTC Detachment 855 Provo UT

Joint Service Commendation Medal with oakleaf cluster
Air Force Commendation Medal with oakleaf cluster
Joint Service Achievement Medal with oakleaf cluster
Army Achievement Medal
Joint Meritorious Unit Award
AF Outstanding Unit Award
AF Good Conduct Award
National Defense Service
Afghanistan Campaign Medal
Iraq Campaign Medal
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
Humanitarian Award
Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon
AF Longevity Service
USAF NCO PME Graduation Ribbon
AF Training Ribbon

Airman Basic 12 Mar 1997
Airman 12 Sep 1997
Airman First Class 12 Jul 1998
Senior Airman 12 Mar 2000
Staff Sergeant 1 Mar 2002
Technical Sergeant 7 May 2007
Master Sergeant 1 Aug 2014