SAN DIEGO AFSS HISTORY

 

1987

 
 

July

San Diego Automated Flight Service Station commissioned on July 5, 1987. The following personnel were assigned:

 

Erwin "Stan" Stanicek, ATM

Robert Kingery, AATM

Robert Reeder, AS

Rich Leary, AS

George Geringer, AS

Gary Prock, TS

Reese Cameron, QATS

Norine Kusumoto, PPS

Barbara McKinnon/Smith?, Secretary

   

Barry Berkeley

Mert Boutwel

Ronald Calahate

John Carroll

L Faye Christianson

Claude Cole

Joseph Coords

Hank Durham

Richard Edmonds

Carmen Ember Dennis

Floyd Claude Genest

Gary Gentry

Johnny Grayson

Joel Gregg

Earl Jenson

Jim Lamb

Ronald Kesock

Armando "Marty" Martinet

Jim Mendenhall

John Moscoup

Charles Shoaf

Russell Valentine

Thomas Wittman

 

1988

 
 

January

Orrin Kelso, FPL, joins from Montgomery ATCT.

Elizabeth Turner, SATCS, transfers to San Diego TRACON.

 

March

Dianne Kurtock, FPL, joins from Santa Barbara FSS.

 

June

Denise Johnson, FPL, joins from Red Bluff FSS.

 

July

Howard Irwin, from Riverside AFSS, and Larry Tonish, from Hawthorne AFSS, join as Area Supervisors.

 

September

Patricia Fusco, FPL, joins as a new hire.

 

October

Ed McDonald, FPL from Imperial FSS.
Ron Summers, AS, from Imperial FSS

 

December

Robert Thompson, from Fresno FSS, joins as Area Supervisor.

     
 

1989

 
 

January

Erwin "Stan" Stanicek, ATM, retires.

Pete Tellez, from Shreveport FSS, assigned as ATM.

 

July

Krista Taylor, FPL, joins from Red Bluff FSS.
Richard Savage, FPL, joins from SNS FSS.

 

August

Donald Ashley, FPL, joins from Lindbergh ATCT.
Rita Avanzino-Luce joins from ??.

 

November

Kenneth Archibald, FPL, joins from Santa Barbara FSS.

     
 

1990

 
 


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Richard Savage, promoted to PPS.
Robert Kingery, AATM, retires.
Roger Davis, from HQ, assigned as AATM.

     
 

1991

 
 

January

 
 

July

Laura Benford, OAS, joins from Mike Monroney Center.

     
 

1992

 
 

January

 
 

July

Paul is born to Claude and Emily Genest.

     
 

1993

 
 

January

 
 

April

Robert Reeder, AS, retires with 37 years of service.

 

May

Tess Valdiconza, FPL, joins from Brown ATCT.

     
 

1994

 
 

January

 
     
 

1995

 
 

January

Eric Wilkins, FPL, joins from Riverside AFSS.

 

March

Gary Bowman, FPL, joins from Walla Walla FSS.

 

May

Robert Thompson, AS, detailed as AATM.

 

September

Robert Thompson, AS, selected as AATM
Elizabeth Turner, FPL, joins from San Diego TRACON

     
 

1996

 
 

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Larry Tonish, AS, reassigned to WP Regional Office AWP-530.
Gene Barnett, from AWP-505, assigned as ATM.

 

February

Sharon Perry, FPL, joins from Hawthorne AFSS.
Robert Perry, FPL, joins from Los Angeles TRACON

 

July

Ned Chesley, FPL, joins from Prescott AFSS

 

October

Howard Irwin, AS, reassigned to WP Regional Office AWP-5d5

 

December

Barbara Bradshaw, FPL, joins from Bakersfield FSS

     
 

1997

 
 

January

Regina Mancilla joins as Administrative Officer from St. Louis SMO
Reese Cameron, AMT, retires with 37 years of service
John Carroll, AS, retires with 36 years of service

 

March

Robert Thompson, OS, detailed to AWP-505

 

July

Robert Thompson reassigned as ATM at Hawthorne AFSS

     
 

1998

 
 

January

Sharon Faina and Michael Stafford, join as FPL's from Buffalo AFSS

 

February

Richard Savage, PPS, promoted to OS
Reuven Silberman, FPL, joins from SAN ATCT

 

August

Joel Gregg, ATCS, retires with 21 years of service

     
 

1999

 
 

January

Gene Barnett assigned as acting ATM at Lindburgh ATCT
Robert Thompson assigned as acting ATM from Hawthorne AFSS

 

March

Krista Taylor assigned as acting Operations Manager
Laura Benford, QAS, retires
Tess Zwicky, FPL, reassigned to Cedar City AFSS

 

June

Gene Barnett returns as ATM
Robert Thompson permanently assigned as Operations Manager

 

August

Sheryl Klearman, FPL, joins from McMinnville AFSS. September
Benito Martinez, FPL, joins from Montgomery ATCT
Leslie Moritz, FPL, joins from Cleveland AFSS

     
 

2000

 
 

January

Gene Barnett, ATM, retires
Robert Thompson selected as ATM

 

April

Howard Irwin, from AWP-505, is assigned as Operations Manager

 

May

Michael Puffer joins as a new hire

 

June

William Weston, FPL, retires

 

July

Meleade Wasson joins as a new hire
Barry Berkeley, FPL, retires

 

August

Alex Cisneros joins as a new hire

 

September

Suzie Treas, SIS leaves to go to nursing school
Bobbie Senk is hired as our stay-in-schooler
Bryce Nicol joins as a new hire

     
 

2001

 
 

January

Norman Baldwin, FPL, retires
Joseph Lang, FPL, joins from Montgomery ATCT

 

February

Rick Savage, OS, leaves to become the Operations Manager at Boise AFSS

 

March

WSI weather graphic system installed and commissioned. Kavouras system removed.

 

April

Joe Coords receives employee of the quarter award
Reuven Silberman, FPL, retires

 

May

 
 

June

Tess Zwicky, FPL, reassigned from Cedar City AFSS
Brice Nicol, FPL, reassigned to Cedar City AFSS

 

July

Sheryl Klearman receives employee of the quarter award

 

August

Tania Caillouet, from Hawthorne AFSS, joins as Operations Supervisor
Ron Balfour is reassigned from Rancho Murietta AFSS
New administrative phone system is installed. Operations personnel receive eight-hour time off award for previous year.

 

September

That terrible day of September 11t" occurs.
Facility evacuated and contingency plan activated due to battery failure in computer room.

 

October

Mike Stafford becomes Regional Director of NAATS
Mike Puffer is elected FACREP
Regina Mancilla receives upgrade for AO position
Kenneth Archibald receives employee of the quarter award

 

November

John Savala joins as a new hire
CRU-X is installed on LAN computers

 

December

Howard Irwin, assigned as Acting Manager

     
 

2002

 
 

January

Robert Thompson retires with 44 years of federal service.
Robert
Thompson receives employee of the quarter award.
John Savala
reassigned to HHR AFSS while at the Academy

 

February

 
 

March

 
 

April

Norine Neal selected as OS
Positive Access Control Phase 1 is installed
Construction begins on the new UPS system. April 19t" the new building containing the new Engine/Generator is delivered. April 25t" installation of the new GPS time clocks at each position is completed. April 29th construction on the new UPS is complete.

 

May

 
 

June

Howard Irwin, acting ATM, retires
Krista Taylor, OS, assigned acting ATM

 

July

Bernie Hoffmann assigned 120-day detail as ATM
Milagre Paulo joins SAN AFSS
Positive Access Control Phase 2 installed

 

August

Krista Taylor assigned 120-day detail as OM

 

September

Kevin Scott Power joins SAN AFSS
Patty Kast receives employee of the quarter award

 

October

Leslie Moritz becomes facility support specialist on one-year detail
Gary Bowman receives employee of the quarter award

 

November

Carolyn Stokely joins SAN AFSS
Dennis Floyd retires
Alex Cisneros receives employee of the quarter award

 

December

Elizabeth Valleriani joins SAN AFSS
R. Eric Wilkins resigns
Tania Caillouet, OS, leaves to become Operations Supervisor at Reno AFSS

     
 

2003

 
 

January

Tim Godat joins SAN AFSS
Sharon Perry receives employee of the quarter award
Site Survey for OASIS Console Installation

 

February

Carpet installed in Administrative area

 

March

Rose Sardisco selected as ATM
Carpet installed in operations area

 

April

Leslie Moritz selected employee of the quarter

 

May

 
 

June

TODS Computers installed
ACD System software upgrade
Sharon Faina disability retirement approved
Richard Edmonds retires

 

July

K Scott Power leaves to become controller at Chicago ARTCC
Ben Martinez retires

 

August

 
 

September

Norine Neal retires

 

October

SAN AFSS evacuated due to firestorm- facility closed Sunday 10/26 and reopened Tue 10/28.

 

November

Cynthia Hatten joins SAN AFSS as transfer from ONT ATCT

 

December

Carolyn Stokely retires
Robert Thompson dies, funeral held in January 2004 at Rosecrans, Howard Irwin delivers eulogy.

     
 

2004

 
 

January

 
 

February

Michael Stafford retires

 

March

 
 

April

Thomas Wittman retires
SUA/ISA equipment installed

 

May

 
 

June

Carmen Ember retires

 

July

 
 

August

 
 

September

 
 

October

 
 

November

 
 

December

 
     
 

2005

 
 

January

Alex Cisneros transfers to BFL ATCT

 

February

Milage Paulo transfers to OAK ATCT

 

March

Linda Rogers transfers from OAK

 

April

 
 

May

Ronald Coleman transfers from HHR

 

June

Randy Brubaker & Tom Bramwell transfers from RAL

 

July

Elizabeth Brown transfers from JBR

 

August

 
 

September

Don Ashley retires
Gary Moyer transfers to CPR ATCT

 

October

Jess Gomez, Frank Cortes transfer from RAL, Frank Hotlman from HHR
October 4th, Lockheed Martin takes over all 58 AFSS
Krista Taylor transfers to PSP ATCT
Retirees. Barbara Bradshaw, Gary Bowman, Joe Coords, Claude Genest, Cynthia
Hatten, Diane Kurtock, Chuck Shoaf, Patrick Kerber, Tom Bramwell, Elizabeth
Brown, Ron Coleman, Randy Brubaker, Jess Gomez, Frank Hollman, Orrin Kelso

Lockheed Martin personnel; OM Bob Dean, OS Orrin Kelso, AO Regina
Mancilla. Specialist; Ken Archibald, Tom Bramwell, Ron Balfour, Brown, Randy Brubaker, Ron Coleman, Frank Cortes, Claude Genest, Jess Gomez, Cynthia Hatten, Frank Hollman, Patricia Kast, Patrick Kerber, Linda Rogers, Chuck Shoaf

 

October 4

Lockheed Martin becomes the contractor for Federal Aviation Administration's Flight Service option.
 

Personnel on board; OM Bob Dean, OS Orrin Kelso, AO Regina Mancilla.

Specialists; Ken Archibald, Tom Bramwell, Ron Balfour, Elizabeth Brown, Randy Brubaker, Ron Coleman, Frank Cortes, Claude Genest, Jess Gomez, Cynthia Hatten, Frank Hollman, Patricia Kast, Patrick Kerber, Linda Rogers, Chuck Shoaf.

 

December

 
     
 

2006

Frank Cortes leaves LM to become FAA AF tech

Ron Balfour leaves

Frank Hollman transfers to HHR AFSS Patricia Kast is selected as QAS Patrick Kerber transfers to SEA AFSS

David L Chaussee transfers from HHR AFSS

Phyllis M. Bremer is hired as a casual employee. Last station DEN AFSS Ronald Coleman selected as AS

David Graham transfers from HHR AFSS

Lawrence D. Idema is hired as a casual employee. Last station RAL AFSS. Gary Bowam is hired as a casual employee. Last station SAN AFSS.

 

March 13

Howard Irwin, WCG employee, joins as TS

 

October 31

Bob Dean retires from LM

     
   

Retirees

   

Johnny Grayson
Barry Berkeley
Earl Jenson
Ronald Summers Armando
"Marty" Martinez Claude
Cole
Ron Calahate Ron
Kessock
Jim Lamb
Ben Latorre Gary
Gentry Ed
McDonald Mert

Boutwell Russell
Valentine John
Moskof Jim
Mendenhall
Rita Avanzino-Luce
Richard Edmonds

Ben McDonald

Sharon Faina

Carolyn Stokely

Thomas Wittman

Carmen Ember

   

 

   

Transfer out

   

Faye Christianson goes to HQ

Gary Prock goes to PRC

Bob Perry goes to SCT

Liz Turner goes to Alaska

Rich Leary goes to RO

Rita Avanzino-Luce goes to HNL

Rita Avanzino-Luce goes to SEE

Name deleted goes to SAN ATCT

Robert Melvin goes to Miami AFSS

Hank Durham

Brenda Dickenson ?

Scott Power goes to ZAU ARTCC

Tania Caillouet goes to RNO AFSS

     
   

Transfer in

   

Name deleted new hire as secretary

Erica Hoover SIS
Jennifer Harwood SIS
Bobby Senk SIS


Submitted by Claude Genest

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