Hometown News: Ashley Wood
Selection was based on the individual's exemplary duty performance, job knowledge, leadership qualities, teamwork, significant self-improvement, personal achievements, notable accomplishments, and community service and support.
The award is given to photographers with less than two years of experience in the photography career field.
Wood, a still photographic apprentice with one year of military service, is assigned to the 31st Fighter Wing, Aviano Air Base, Italy.
She is the daughter of Deborah Wood of W. Paine St., Sevierville, Tenn., and William Wood of McKeithen Place, Millbrook.
The airman is a 2005 graduate of Sevier County High School, Sevierville.