Open Ranks

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Master Sgt. Deanna Croxen, 354th Mission Support Squadron, walks between the first and second element during an open ranks inspection at the Joint Mobility Complex on Mar. 6. Airman Leadership School, is a mandatory course for Airmen transitioning to the rank of Staff Sergeant which teaches cores values, mentoring, and leadership skills. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Master Sgt. Deanna Croxen, 354th Mission Support Squadron, walks between the first and second element during an open ranks inspection at the Joint Mobility Complex on Mar. 6. Airman Leadership School, is a mandatory course for Airmen transitioning to the rank of Staff Sergeant which teaches cores values, mentoring, and leadership skills. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Master Sgt. Deanna Croxen, 354th Mission Support Squadron, inspects Senior Airman Vincent Colmes, 354th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, during open ranks at the Joint Mobility Complex on Mar. 6. Airman Colmes is currently enrolled in Airman Leadership School, which teaches Airmen cores values, mentoring, and leadership skills for the transition to Staff Sergeant. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Master Sgt. Deanna Croxen, 354th Mission Support Squadron, inspects Senior Airman Vincent Colmes, 354th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, during open ranks at the Joint Mobility Complex on Mar. 6. Airman Colmes is currently enrolled in Airman Leadership School, which teaches Airmen cores values, mentoring, and leadership skills for the transition to Staff Sergeant. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Airman Leadership School Class 2007-03. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- Airman Leadership School Class 2007-03. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jonathan Snyder)