SSgt Dante Gordon

SSgt Gordon Offical Photo

Staff Sergeant Dante N. Gordon is the Noncommissioned Officer In-Charge of Personnel at Detachment 130, based at Howard University, Washington, D.C. His area of responsibility covers 8 universities to include Howard University, Catholic University, Trinity University, American University, Marymount University, Georgetown University, George Washington University, and the University of the District of Columbia. This detachment serves and supports over 80 cadets with 6 staff members.


Staff Sergeant Gordon enlisted in the Air Force as an Airman Basic in August of 2016. He enlisted as an Administration Troop, and has worked in many different units such as 82nd SFS, 82nd TRW, 372nd TRS, and the International Military Student Office. He is coming from Sheppard AFB, TX.



2020 Airman Leadership School, Sheppard AFB, TX


1.  August 2016 – October 2016, Air Force Basic Military Training, Lackland AFB, TX

2.  October 2016 – December 2016, MLST 0336 TRG SQ, Keesler AFB, MS

3.  January 2017 – April 2021, Admin Apprentice 82 TRW, Sheppard AFB, TX

Major Awards and Decorations

Air Force Commendation Medal with one oak leaf clusters

Air Force Good Conduct Medal

National Defense Service Medal

National Defense Service Medal

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

Air Force Longevity Service

USAF NCO PME Graduation Ribbon

Air Force Training Ribbon


Effective Dates of Promotion

Airman Basic               August, 2016

Airman First Class      October, 2016

Senior Airman             February, 2019

Staff Sergeant             January, 2021