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CHIEF MASTER SERGEANT TERRENCE A. GREENE

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Chief Master Sergeant Terrence A. Greene is the Command Chief for the 87th Air Base Wing, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. He is the principal adviser to the 87th ABW/JB MDL commander on all enlisted issues and provides senior enlisted mentorship for 1,243 Airmen and Sailors in the wing as well as enlisted members across JB MDL -- the Department of Defense's first and only tri-service joint base. The 87th ABW specifically provides civil engineering, communications, contracting, supply, transportation, logistics, medical services, personnel, security, housing/lodging, and morale, welfare, and recreation services for more than 42,000 active duty, reserve, National Guard, retirees, civilian employees, and family members residing on the 42,000-acre installation with an infrastructure valued at more than $9 billion.

Chief Greene entered the Air Force in October 1988 as a Vehicle Operations Specialist and has served in a variety of duties in the career field to include two tours as Superintendent of Gun Truck and Cargo Line Haul Detachments supporting operations in Iraq and Kuwait. Chief Greene also completed several assignments in the Air Force Attaché Affairs, Defense Attaché System.


EDUCATION
1992 Airman Leadership School, McGuire Air Force Base, N.J.
1994 Associates in Applied Science, Nursing, Burlington Community College, N.J.
1998 Noncommissioned Officer Academy, McGuire AFB, N.J.
1999 Associate in Applied Science, Transportation, Community College of the Air Force
2000 OPSCO Management Course, Joint Military Attaché School, Bolling AFB, Washington D.C.
2004 Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Gunter AFB, Ala.
2005 Basic Combat Convoy Course, Lackland AFB, Texas
2007 Chiefs Leadership Course, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
2010 USAF Enterprise Management Seminar, University of Virginia
2010 Bachelor of Science in Information Technology and Systems Security, University
of Phoenix, with honors, Phoenix, Ariz.
2011 The Gettysburg Leadership Experience, Gettysburg College, Pa.
2011 Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education Course


ASSIGNMENTS
1. October 1988 - December 1988, Trainee, Basic Military Training, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas
2. December 1988 - March 2000, Vehicle Operator, Fleet Manager, 305th Transportation Squadron, McGuire AFB, N.J.
3. April 2000 - June 2001, Operations Coordinator, American Embassy Asmara, Eritrea
4. July 2001 - July 2003, Operations NCO, American Embassy New Delhi, India
5. August 2003 - November 2004, Vehicle Operations Superintendent, 22nd Logistics Readiness Squadron, McConnell AFB, Kan.
6. November 2004 - August 2007, Vehicle Operations Manager, 43rd Logistics Readiness Squadron, Pope AFB, N.C.
7. September 2007 - March 2009, Vehicle Operations and Maintenance Manager, 97th Logistics Readiness Squadron, Altus AFB, Okla.
8. March 2009 - December 2009, Superintendent, 97th Mission Support Group, Altus AFB, Okla.
9. January 2010 - November 2011, Command Chief, 437th Airlift Wing, Joint Base Charleston, S.C.
10. December 2011 - Present, Command Chief, 87th Air Base Wing, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J.

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Bronze Star Medal with one oak leaf cluster
Defense Meritorious Service Medal with one oak leaf cluster
Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Joint Service Commendation Medal
Joint Service Achievement Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Air Force Achievement Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Air Force Recognition Ribbon

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS
1992 John L. Levitow Award, Airman Leadership School, McGuire AFB, N.J.
1998 Distinguished Graduate and Commandant's Award, NCO Academy, McGuire AFB, N.J.
1998 United States Air Force Transportation NCO of the Year
2000 Distinguished Graduate, Joint Military Attaché School
2000 Department of State Superior Honor Award, Bureau of African Affairs
2002 Department of State Superior Honor Award, Bureau of South Asian Affairs
2004 Distinguished Graduate, Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy

EFFECTIVE DATE OF PROMOTION
Chief Master Sergeant October 2007



(Current as of December 2011)




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