Karl Kuykendall, Jr

Air Force 1C671 E-7, Active Duty

San Antonio, TX

Years of Service: 22 years, August 1998 - Present

ETS'd September 2020


Experience

Assistant Department Manager, U. S. Air Force,
December 2015 - Present

Systems Engineer, U. S. Air Force,
April 2013 - December 2015

Assistant Department Manager, U. S. Air Force,
January 2012 - April 2013

Education

Associates in Science Space Technology, Community College of the Air Force,
February 1998 - June 2009

Work Experience

Assistant Department Manager December 2015 - Present

Air Force | 1C671 | E-7 | Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX, USA

  • Ensured that the department was always able to fully execute its mission by evaluating strengths and limitations and directing actions to improve the situation.
  • Displayed a sound understanding of the effect of external market influences on the competitive advantage of the business .
  • Engaged in 'ethical reasoning', when determining the right thing to do, even when no one was watching.

Systems Engineer April 2013 - December 2015

Air Force | 1C671 | E-7 | Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, CO, USA

  • Developed software and systems to align with customer's businesses and IT architecture.
  • Led and influenced team members to accomplish critical tasks and achieve organization objectives.
  • Effectively used technology to increase tempo of operations and speed at which information is processed.

Assistant Department Manager January 2012 - April 2013

Air Force | 1C671 | E-7 | Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, CO, USA

  • Always took initiative to accomplish the mission in the absence of direction and responsible for equipment and inventory equaling $$.
  • Demonstrated a unique capacity to assess situations effectively and draw sound conclusions.
  • A leader role model who exhibited high standards, discipline and provided effective examples through personal actions.

Top Skills

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AWARDS

Meritorious Service Medal

November 2015

Meritorious Service Medal

April 2013

Meritorious Service Medal

January 2012

Meritorious Service Medal

January 2008

EDUCATION

Associates in Science Space Technology, Space Studies

Community College of the Air Force, Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base, Montgomery, AL, USA

February 1998 - June 2009 , GPA: 3.0

Associates in Science Aerospace Technology, Aircraft Maintenance

Community College of the Air Force, Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base, Montgomery, AL, USA

February 1998 - June 2009 , GPA: 3.0