ARPC highlights first female command chief

Brig. Gen. Samuel Mahaney, Air Reserve Personnel Center commander, hands the ARPC guidon to Chief Master Sgt. Ruth E. Flores, ARPC command chief, as Senior Master Sgt. John Neeley, ARPC first sergeant, stands by during an assumption of responsibility ceremony at Buckley Air Force Base, Aurora, Colo., Jan. 31, 2014. In December 2013 Chief Master Sgt. Ruth E. Flores became the Air Reserve Personnel Center’s first female command chief to represent the highest level of enlisted leadership here. As command chief, she is involved in advising the commander on all matters concerning the health, morale, welfare and effective utilization of more than 400 active duty, guardsmen, civilian employees and reserve enlisted members. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Mark Balli)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. Rob Hazelett
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