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Combat Airlifter of the Week: Staff Sgt. Melissa Tolliver

Woman in the Airman Battle Uniform stands with her arms folded in front of a parachute sign.

Staff Sgt. Melissa Tolliver, 19th Operation Support Squadron aircrew flight equipment NCO in charge, is nominated as the Combat Airlifter of the Week Mar. 12, 2018, at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kristine M. Gruwell)


Name and Rank: Staff Sgt. Melissa Tolliver

Unit: 19th Operations Support Squadron

Duty title: Aircrew flight equipment NCO in charge

Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri

Time in service: Eight years

Time at Little Rock: Eight years

Goals: To finish her bachelor's degree in two years and promote to technical sergeant

Hobbies: Fishing, boating and four-wheeling

Air Force Core Value portrayed: Excellence in All We Do

How does the individual portray the core value?

Tolliver’s expertise was noted across Air Mobility Command when she was requested by name to assist Dyess Air Force Base's parachute program. She ensures our aircrew chemical defense by enabling full spectrum readiness for a total force aircrew of 456 members.