SSgt Sarah Lyon

Ssgt Lyon

Staff Sergeant Sarah E. Lyon is the Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge of Administration at Detachment 130, based at Howard University, Washington, D.C. Her area of responsibility covers eight 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 six staff members.

Staff Sergeant Lyon enlisted in the Air Force as an Airman Basic in November of 2014. She enlisted as an Administrator and has held many different duty titles such as
Command Administrative Staff, Commander Support Staff and Administrator. She is coming from her last duty station of Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland AFB, TX where she worked at the Defense Language Institute English Learning Center in the Commander Support Staff Section.


Staff Sergeant Lyon assumed her present position in April 2019.

Education

2019 Airman Leadership School, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland AFB, TX

2018 Associate of Science in Biology, Palo Alto College, San Antonio, TX

Assignments

1. November 2014 – January 2015, Student, 326th Training Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland AFB, TX
2. January 2015 - March 2015, Student, 336th Training Squadron, Keesler AFB, MS

3. March 2015 - August 2016, Commander Support Staff, 320th Training Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland AFB, TX

4. August 2016 - March 2017, Administrator, 737th Training Group, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland AFB, TX.
5. March 2017 – July 2017, Commander Support Staff, 321st Training Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland AFB, TX
6. July 2017 - April 2019, Commander Administrative Staff, 637th Training Group - Defense Language Institute English Learning Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland AFB, TX

7. April 2019 - Present, Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge of Administration, Detachment 130, Howard University, Washington D.C.

 

 

Major Awards and Decorations

Air Force Achievement Medal

AF Outstanding Unit Award

AF Good Conduct Medal

National Defense Service Medal

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

National Defense Service Medal

AF Longevity Service

USAF NCO PME Graduate Ribbon

AF Training Ribbon

Effective Dates of Promotion

Airman Basic               Nov. 10, 2014
Airman First Class      Mar. 20, 2015
Senior Airman             Mar. 08, 2017
Staff Sergeant             Apr. 01, 2019

(Current as of Jun 2019)