Mr. Joseph Patrick

Mr. Joseph Patrick's wife accepts his award from Col. Kent Laughbaum, 355th Fighter Wing commander. (Courtesy photo)

Mr. Joseph Patrick's wife accepts his award from Col. Kent Laughbaum, 355th Fighter Wing commander. (Courtesy photo)


- Audio/Visual Expert--provided technical expertise on Chapel a/v system, maintained and upgraded $40,000 of equipment

- Trained 45 chapel personnel on proper use of equipment, supporting all chapel services--500 benefited weekly

- Provided sound system support for Inspirational Gospel Service, handled logistics for service and three practices weekly

- Supported base-wide events--gave technical support for Martin Luther King Day March--600 people encouraged

- Provided technical expertise for 250 people at Gospel Jubilee Service and 150 at Gospel Men's Anniversary Service

- Kept equipment up to date with 85+ hours annually of research and replacement of old equipment.

- Set-up and monitored equipment at National Prayer Breakfast--200 inspired!
- Eager to serve others--sang in the Men's and Adult Choirs and was the first to volunteer as usher and scripture reader.

- Displayed composure and professionalism in everything he did.