AFSOC’s financial managers gain Air Force- and USSOCOM-level recognition

HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. --

Members of Air Force Special Operations Command brought home a number of Air Force- and U.S. Special Operations Command-level financial management awards, including the 1st Special Operations Wing’s comptroller squadron, winner of the Air Force’s Major General Alfred K. Flowers Comptroller Organization of the Year and AFSOC financial management, winner of USSOCOM’s Outstanding FM Organization, Headquarters and Component Level for 12 years in a row.

Air Commandos are not only at the forefront of the most combat intensive command in the Air Force, but also well recognized individuals and teams for their skill in financial management.

The following Air Force-level award winners were recognized:

◾1st Special Operations Comptroller Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Fla., The Major General Alfred K. Flowers Comptroller
   Organization of the Year Award
◾Senior Airman Anthony T. Dickens, 1st SOCPTS, Hurlburt Field, Fla., Financial Management Airman of the Year

The following USSOCOM-level award winners were recognized:

Individual Award Winners:
◾Mr. Scott Wetzel, 27th Special Operations Comptroller Squadron, Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Contributions in
   Budget Formulation and Execution -- Below Component Level
◾Capt. Andrew Fingall, Headquarters AFSOC FM, Hurlburt Field, Fla., Contributions in Budget Formulation and Execution
   --Headquarters and Component Level 
◾Senior Airman Anthony Dickens, 23rd Special Tactics Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Fla. -- Contributions in FM in a Combat
   Zone
◾Ms. Lori Tetla, Headquarters AFSOC FM, Hurlburt Field, Fla., Contributions to Financial Improvement and Audit
   Readiness -- Headquarters and Component Level
◾Maj. James Cunningham, 1st SOCPTS commander, Hurlburt Field, Fla., USSOCOM Outstanding Comptroller of the Year --
   Below Component Level

Team Award Winners:
◾27th SOCPTS Innovative Funds Control and Decision Support, Cannon AFB, N.M., Contributions in Budget Formulation
   and Execution Team -- Below Component Level
◾HQ AFSOC/FMJO Innovative Financial Resource Execution Strategy during Budget Uncertainty, Hurlburt Field, Fla.,
   Contributions in Budget Formulation and Execution Team -- Headquarters and Component Level
◾1st SOCPTS Team Hurlburt Financial Improvement Audit Readiness, Hurlburt Field, Fla., Contributions to FIAR Team --
   Below Component Level
◾HQ AFSOC/FM AFSOC FIAR Readiness, Hurlburt Field, Fla., Contributions to FIAR Team -- Headquarters and
   Component Level
◾27th SOCPTS Financial Management Finance Innovation Efforts, Cannon AFB, N.M., Contributions in Financial
   Management (Excluding Budget) Team -- Below Component Level
◾HQ AFSOC/FM AFSOC FMJS Portal Team, Hurlburt Field, Fla., Contributions in Financial Management (Excluding
   Budget) Team -- Headquarters and Component Level
◾HQ AFSOC/FM, Hurlburt Field, Fla., Outstanding FM Organization -- Headquarters and Component Level