Airman Leadership School class 17-B graduates

Airman Leadership School class 17-B stand together one last time after their graduation Feb. 9, 2017, at the Leadership Develop Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. The students of ALS learn valuable skills necessary for all supervisory roles within the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Holden S. Faul/Released)

Airman Leadership School class 17-B stand together one last time after their graduation Feb. 9, 2017, at the Leadership Develop Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. The students of ALS learn valuable skills necessary for all supervisory roles within the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Holden S. Faul/Released)

Master Sgt Gareth Davis, Air Force Financial Management Center of Excellence superintendent, delivers his speech to the Airman Leadership School graduating class Feb. 9, 2017, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. During his speech, Davis explained to the class the importance of every job in the Air Force and how proud they should feel being part of the world’s greatest Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Holden S. Faul/Released)

Master Sgt Gareth Davis, Air Force Financial Management Center of Excellence superintendent, delivers his speech to the Airman Leadership School graduating class Feb. 9, 2017, at the Leadership Development Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. During his speech, Davis explained to the class the importance of every job in the Air Force and how proud they should feel being part of the world’s greatest Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Holden S. Faul/Released)

Senior Airman Crystal Velasquez, 460th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, presents a speech to her fellow Airman Leadership School classmates during their graduation Feb. 9, 2017, at the Leadership Develop Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Velasquez was presented with the prestigious John L. Levitow award, which is the highest award achievable in Professional Military Education. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Holden S. Faul/Released)

Senior Airman Crystal Velasquez, 460th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, presents a speech to her fellow Airman Leadership School classmates during their graduation Feb. 9, 2017, at the Leadership Develop Center on Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Velasquez was presented with the prestigious John L. Levitow award, which is the highest award achievable in Professional Military Education. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Holden S. Faul/Released)

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