KEVIN D. BOLES

Chief Master Sergeant Kevin D. Boles is the Senior Enlisted Leader, PEO Digital Directorate, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Boston Massachusetts. He serves as the Directorate's principle enlisted advisor for more than 4,200 Airmen, government civilians and support contractors in the acquisition of software and weapons systems and to standardize and spread agile software development processes throughout the Air Force.

Chief Boles was born and raised in Mississippi. He enlisted in the Air Force in October of 1995, and his background includes various duties within the communications career field. Chief Boles has held multiple enlisted positions while serving at the flight, squadron, group, center level. He has deployed in support of Operation DESERT THUNDER, Operations IRAQI FREEDOM and Operation INHERENT RESOLVE. His assignments include bases in Greenland, Germany, Georgia, Alaska, Florida (2x), South Carolina, Colorado, Ohio. Prior to assuming his current position, he was the Senior Enlisted Leader, National Air and Space Intelligence Center, Communications/Information Directorate, Wright-Patterson, Ohio.

EDUCATION:
2001 Community College of the Air Force, Associate of Applied Science Resource Mgmt
2003 Bachelor in Information System, Wayland Baptist University
2005 Master in Business Administration, Baker College
2005 Airman Leadership School, Hurlburt Field, Florida
2011 Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Tyson McGee AB, Tennessee
2011 Joint SNCO PME Course, Correspondence
2012 Air Mobility Command Phoenix Stripe Leadership Course, Scott AFB, Illinois
2013 USAF Professional Manager Certification, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
2016 Senior Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education II, Correspondence
2017 Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
2019 USAF CPI Senior Leaders Course, Peterson AFB, Colorado
2020 Chief Master Sergeant Leadership Course, Maxwell AFB, Alabama

ASSIGNMENTS:
1. January 1996 - February 1996, Basic Military Training School, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas
2. April 1996 - June 1999, Workgroup Manager, Robins AFB, Georgia
3. June 1999 - June 2002, Registry Manager, Elmendorf AFB, Alaska
4. July 2002 - March 2005, NCOIC, Computer Lab, Hurlburt Field, Florida
5. March 2005 - March 2006, Chief, Computer Support, Thule AB, Greenland
6. March 2006 - March 2010, Cyber Operations Controller, Spangdahlem AB, Germany
7. May 2009 - August 2009, Section Chief, Client Systems, Balad Air Base, Iraq
8. March 2010 - February 2016, Supt, Cyber Plans and Resources Flight, JB Charleston, South Carolina

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:
Meritorious Service Medal with four oak leaf clusters
Air Force Commendation Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Air Force Achievement Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Iraqi Campaign Medal
Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal
Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon with Gold Border
Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon
Nuclear Deterrence Medal

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS:
2012 628th Air Base Wing Client System NCO of the Year
2013 628th Air Base Wing Volunteer of the Quarter
2013 628th Communications Squadron NCO of the Year
2013 Air Mobility Command Outstanding Client Systems NCO of the Year
2014 628th Air Base Wing Chief Master Sgt Fred Archer Tuskegee Airmen SNCO of the Year 2015 Air Mobility Command Outstanding Cyberspace Support SNCO of the Year 2015 628th Communications Squadron SNCO of the Year
2015 628th Mission Support Group SNCO of the Quarter
2016 United States Air Force Academy General John P. Jumper Award for Excellence in Warfighting Integration

(Current as of August 2022)