About 374 FSS

MISSION:

We Take Care of People.

VISION:

This is the Best Unit in the United States Air Force.

PRIORITIES

Value, Develop, and Care for Our People

Level Up our Programs, Processes, and Infrastructure

Honor, Respect, and Include Our Host Nation Partners

Contact Us

ADMIN TEAM

Email:

kaori.meaders.jp@us.af.mil

felicia.oliva@us.af.mil

FSS MARKETING

Email:

374fss.fsk.1@us.af.mil

The Force Support Squadron provides leadership with force management/shaping/development; 13 feeding operations; personnel readiness and accountability; lodgment of forces; fit to fight activities; airmen regeneration and resiliency activities; infant to teenager development; airmen and family reunification activities; hosting of official functions; community building; casualty/mortuary affairs and adaptive flexibility to meet the mission.
Of special note in 2020/21:

– MPS/IPR: Deployed 107 Airmen to support 12 missions.

– NEO: Regional focal point for evacuation/reception.

– MPS/CPO: 15.5K military and civilian personnel actions completed.

– Honor Guard: 45 members, 264 details and 1.2K detail hours and 192 training hours.

– PACAF Regional Mortuary: Ensured dignified honors for 16 fallen members.

– Professional Development: Trained 208 ALS NCO’s/200 FTAC Amn and held 24 bilateral
events.

– Education and Training: Certified $2.3M Tuition Assistance, 9.5K college
credits, tested 1.5K Amn.

– Earned 30 program/individual awards across the base, Pacific, and MAJCOM.

Commander: Lt Col Jordan Hayes

Deputy Director: Mr. Michael Solberg

Operations Officer: Maj Jazmine Hood

Squadron Superintendent: CMSgt Jasmine Howell

Squadron First Sergeant: MSgt David Showers (Interim) & TSgt Vanessa Edralin (Interim)

Chief, Civilian Personnel Flight: Ms. Nicole Watson

Chief, Manpower & Organization: Mr. Don Salvio

Military Personnel Flight Commander: Capt Mark Moore

Sustainment Services Flight Commander: Capt Ian Velez

Chief, Child & Youth Flight: Ms. Rasheda Glover

Chief, Military & Family Readiness: Ms. Brigida Hendrix

Chief, Force Development Flight: Mr. Don Baumgartner

Chief, Community Services Flight: Mr. Derrick Royster (Interim)

Recreations Services Flight Commander: Capt Ashley Gaud

Chief, Resource Management Flight: Mr. Roger Wong

Chief, Marketing: Ms. Tierra Kimble

Chief, Unit Training: Mr. Joshua Dunn

Civilian Personnel Flight
Manpower/Organization Flight
Military Personnel Flight
Sustainment Services Flight
Airman & Family Services Flight
Force Development Flight
Child & Youth Service Flight
Community Services Flight
Resource Management Flight
Marketing
Unit training
Mortuary
Readiness & Plans
Recreational Services Flight

– The FSS is comprised of 11 flights, 50 business/service activities, 156 facilities, $460M in assets, and $7.1M NAF personnel/contractor annual payroll back into the YAB community.

– The FSS has 1058 members: 111 military, 105 appropriated fund civilians, 226 non-appropriated fund civilians, 486 local nationals, 87 contractors and 10 concessioner contracts.

– Through 29K programs/activities/services and 2.7M customer contacts/year the FSS provides enhanced quality of life, facilities, and programs for 11.5K Yokota Air Base community members, and over 150K transient personnel per year. MWRF is 4th largest in the AF: $34.1M

2022 Awards

General Horace M. Wade Innovation Award – TSgt Joshua R. Toellner
Lieutenant General Norm Lezy Award – Mr. Michael A. Solberg
Dr. Edwin C. Peterson Education and Training Manager Award – TSgt Adam C. Wilks
Billy J. Boles Mentorship Award – TSgt Keosha D. Middleton
CMSAF Benken Admin Professional of the Year – MSgt Rachel J. Holmes
Force Support Field Grade Officer of the Year – Maj Jazmine N. Hood
Force Support Company Grade Officer of the Year – Capt Marshe M. Greene
Force Support Airman of the Year – A1C Keith A. Cruz
Force Support NCO of the Year – TSgt Melissa L. Holder
Force Support SNCO of the Year – MSgt Nathan B. Jones
Special Duty SNCO of the Year – MSgt David A. Showers
Civilian Specialist/Program Manager of the Year – Ms. Mie Tsukioka
Civilian Technician of the Year – Ms. Makiko Nakamura
Civilian Technician Supervisor of the Year – Mr. M. Jason Fay
Civilian Supervisor of the Year – Mr. Matthew S. Kuhl

Pacific Air Forces A1 Awards, 2022

Maj Gen Eugene L. Eubank Award Small Installation Award – Yokota Air Base
Civilian Personnel Flight – Yokota Air Base
Sustainment Services Flight – Yokota Air Base
Child & Youth Services Flight – Yokota Air Base
Force Development Flight – Yokota Air Base
Community Services Flight – Yokota Air Base
Resource Management Flight – Yokota Air Base
Military & Family Readiness Flight – Yokota Air Base
FSS Commander Support Team – 374th Force Support Squadron, Yokota Air Base
Postal Operations Flight – Yokota Air Base

2021 Awards

John L. Hennessy Food Service Award, Best Food Operation – Region 2
Hennessy Traveler’s Association Award – Nominee, SrA Karon J. Lyons

Pacific Air Forces A1 Awards, 2020

Major General Eugene L. Eubank, Small Installation Award
Force Support SNCO of the Year- Installation Level, MSgt. Ines M. Watkins
Force Support Airman of the Year- Installation Level, A1C Ariel S. Rose
Civilian Specialist/Program Manager of the Year- Installation Level, Ms. Desiree Miller
Force Support Capabilities Award, Military Personnel Flight
Force Support Capabilities Award, Force Development Flight
Force Support Capabilities Award, Resource Management Flight

Pacific Air Forces A1 Awards, 2019

The Robert L. Corsi A1 Legacy Service Award
Force Support Special Duty SNCO of the Year, Installation Level
Civilian Technician Supervisor of the Year, Installation Level
Airman & Family Readiness Flight of the Year
John L. Hennessy Food Service Excellence Awards

2018–2019 Best of Pacific — Japan

Outdoor Recreation
Golf Course
Bowling Center
Enlisted & Officer Club
Date Night Restaurant — Chico’s Chop House & Seafood Grill
On Base Lodging
Yokota ITT
MWR/FSS/MCCS

Pacific Air Forces A1 Awards, 2018

Lieutenant General Norm Lezy Award
Force Support Special Duty NCO of the Year, Installation Level
Civilian Technician of the Year
Military Personnel Flight of the Year

2017–2018 Best of Pacific — Japan

Outdoor Recreation
Golf Course
Bowling Center
Enlisted & Officer Club
Date Night Restaurant — Chico’s Chop House & Seafood Grill
Family Restaurant — Chili’s Bar & Grill
On Base Lodging
Yokota ITT

Yokota Air Base Morale Welfare and Recreation Fund budgets non-appropriated funds to support organizational parties, picnics or similar activities.

Yokota Air Base limits funds allocated to contribute to the overall morale and welfare of military community.

For example: Promotion Ceremonies, Retirement Ceremonies, Change of Command, Assumption of Duty, Annual Awards Ceremony, and etc.