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Combat Airlifter of the Week: Staff Sgt. Kolton Rottinghaus

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Staff Sgt. Kolton Rottinghaus, 19 Airlift Wing Chapel NCO in charge of program support, is nominated as the Combat Airlifter of the Week Oct. 23, 2017, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. Rottinghaus epitomizes Integrity First as the NCO in charge of chapel program support by constantly trying to improve every program he is a part of, while always accepting and asking for the responsibility for his team if they have setbacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Dana J. Cable)

LITTLE ROCK AIR FORCE BASE, Ark. --

Name and Rank: Staff Sgt. Kolton Rottinghaus

Unit: 19th Airlift Wing/Chapel

Duty title: NCOIC, Program Support

Hometown: Callender, Iowa

Time in service: 4 years

Time at Little Rock: 3.5 years

Goals: To leave a positive impact on every person he meets

Hobbies: Golf, Shooting, Walking dogs, and being a Chaplain Assistant

Air Force Core Value portrayed: Integrity First

How does the individual portray the core value? He constantly tries to improve every program he is a part of, while always accepting and asking for the responsibility for his team if they have setbacks.