Colonel Troy Brashear is Division Chief, Ground Systems Division, Infrared Space Systems Directorate, Space and Missile Systems Center Los Angeles Air Force Base, California. Colonel Brashear has three Master’s Degrees and was the Distinguished Graduate at Squadron Officer School. Colonel Brashear was also the top graduate at the Undergraduate Space and Missile Training School. He has earned the Defense Meritorious Service Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Air Force Commendation Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, and the Air Force Achievement Medal.
Julie Frey, Director of Adult Probation Services for the Clermont County Court of Common Pleas, was recently honored with a Patriot Award by the Ohio Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR). ESGR is an agency of the Defense Department, operating in all states and territories, which aids and recognizes organizations with employees serving in the US military.