Staff Sergeant Jordan M. Sakarakis 

 
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Staff Sergeant Jordan M. Sakarakis represents Detachment 855 of the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) and as such, provides administrative and personnel support for 179 cadets, and 7 cadre members.

Sergeant Sakarakis was born in Athens, Greece but graduated from Peabody High School, Tennessee in May of 2012. He entered the Air Force in March 2014, then graduated from the Personnel Apprentice course at Keesler Air Force Base, MS, in July 2014. His experience guided him to lead the Personnel Support for Contingency Operations team in Al Asad, Iraq in support of Operation INHERENT RESOLVE.

EDUCATION
2017 Airman Leadership School, Tyndall AFB, FL

2018 Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education (SEJPME) I Course

2018 Associate in Human Resource Management Degree – CCAF, Maxwell AFB, AL

ASSIGNMENTS
1. March 2014 - May 2014, Student, Basic Military Training, Lackland AFB, Texas

2. May 2014 - July 2014, Student, Technical Training School, Keesler AFB, MS

3. Jul 2014 – February 2016, Customer Support Apprentice, Tyndall AFB, FL

3. February 2016 – September 2018, Career Development Supervisor, Tyndall AFB, FL

4. January 2018 – September 2018, 443 AES PERSCO, Al Asad AB, Iraq

5. September 2018 – Present, Personnel NCOIC, Det. 855 AFROTC, Brigham Young University/Utah Valley University

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Operation INHERENT RESOLVE Campaign Medal

Air Force Commendation Medal

Air Force Achievement Medal with Combat Device

Meritorious Unit Award with Oak Leaf Cluster

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

AF Good Conduct Medal

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

National Defense Service Medal

Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon (Rifle)

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

325th Force Support Squadron Airman of the Month 2015

325th Force Support Squadron Airman of the Month 2016

325th Force Support Squadron Star Performer of the Month 2016

325th Force Support Squadron Airman of the Year 2016

325th Fighter Wing Platinum Award 2016

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION
Airman First Class – May 18, 2014

Senior Airman – September 16, 2016

Staff Sergeant – June 1, 2018

(Current as of February 2019)