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Honorary commander tours 446th resiliency services May 10

Mayor Andy Ryder, city of Lacey, Washington, and Col. Paul Skipworth, wing commander of the 446th Airlift Wing, visit with 446th Airman and Family Readiness staff to learn more about support services for Reserve Citizen Airmen during a visit on May 10, 2021 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

Mayor Andy Ryder, city of Lacey, Washington, and Col. Paul Skipworth, wing commander of the 446th Airlift Wing, visit with 446th Airman and Family Readiness staff to learn more about support services for Reserve Citizen Airmen during a visit on May 10, 2021 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. Mayor Andy Ryder is the 446th Airlift Wing Honorary Commander. The Honorary Commander Program aims to educate local civic and business leaders on the mission, priorities, and training activities of wing personnel, and to raise awareness on the unique nature of Reserve service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Rachel Herrod)

Members of the 446th Maintenance Group discuss C-17 Globemaster III aircraft specifications and maintenance with Mayor Andy Ryder, city of Lacey, Washington, during a visit to the 446th Airlift Wing on May 10, 2021 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

Members of the 446th Maintenance Group discuss C-17 Globemaster III aircraft specifications and maintenance with Mayor Andy Ryder, city of Lacey, Washington, during a visit to the 446th Airlift Wing on May 10, 2021 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Mayor Ryder is the 446th Airlift Wing Honorary Commander. The Honorary Commander Program aims to educate local civic and business leaders on the mission, priorities, and training activities of wing personnel, and to raise awareness on the unique nature of Reserve service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Rachel Herrod)

Mayor Andy Ryder, city of Lacey, Washington, and honorary commander of the 446th Airlift Wing (center), and  Col. Paul Skipworth, wing commander of the 446th Airlift Wing (right), view an equipment demonstration from Senior Master Sgt. Quentin Nemechek, a Reserve Citizen Airman in the 446th Maintenance Squadron, during a visit on May 10, 2021 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington

Mayor Andy Ryder, city of Lacey, Washington, and honorary commander of the 446th Airlift Wing (center), and Col. Paul Skipworth, wing commander of the 446th Airlift Wing (right), view an equipment demonstration from Senior Master Sgt. Quentin Nemechek, a Reserve Citizen Airman in the 446th Maintenance Squadron, during a visit on May 10, 2021 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. The Honorary Commander Program aims to educate local civic and business leaders on the mission, priorities, and training activities of wing personnel, and to raise awareness on the unique nature of Reserve service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Rachel Herrod)

Mayor Andy Ryder, of the City of Lacey, Washington (right), and Col. Paul Skipworth, wing commander of the 446th Airlift Wing (left), speak with Kristi McCann, Director of Psychological Health for the 446th Airlift Wing, about resiliency and Airmen support services during a visit on May 10, 2021, at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

Mayor Andy Ryder, of the City of Lacey, Washington (right), and Col. Paul Skipworth, wing commander of the 446th Airlift Wing (left), speak with Kristi McCann, Director of Psychological Health for the 446th Airlift Wing, about resiliency and Airmen support services during a visit on May 10, 2021, at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. Mayor Andy Ryder is the 446th Airlift Wing Honorary Commander. The aim of the Honorary Commander Program is to educate local civic and business leaders on the mission, priorities, and training activities of wing personnel, and to raise awareness on the unique nature of Reserve service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Rachel Herrod)

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. -- Mayor Andy Ryder, city of Lacey, Washington, and Col. Paul Skipworth, wing commander of the 446th Airlift Wing, visit with 446th Airman and Family Readiness staff to learn more about support services for Reserve Citizen Airmen during a visit on May 10, 2021 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. Mayor Andy Ryder is the 446th Airlift Wing Honorary Commander. The Honorary Commander Program aims to educate local civic and business leaders on the mission, priorities, and training activities of wing personnel, and to raise awareness on the unique nature of Reserve service. (U.S. Air Force photo by Rachel Herrod)