Hanscom Air Force Base   Right Corner Banner
Join the Air Force

News > Hanscom Exchange employee devotes lifetime to serving troops
 
Photos 
Hanscom Exchange employee devotes lifetime to serving troops
HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. -- John Hall, an Army and Air Force Exchange Service auto worker, checks a vehicle's battery that is in for service at the Car Care Center Feb. 22. Hall began his career in 1986 and has spent the past 27 years serving Hanscom servicemembers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Linda LaBonte Britt)
Download HiRes
Hanscom Exchange employee devotes lifetime to serving troops

Posted 2/27/2013   Updated 2/27/2013 Email story   Print story

    


by Army & Air Force Exchange Service Public Affairs

2/27/2013 - HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass.  -- When John Hall began working for the Army and Air Force Exchange Service, Ronald Reagan was the President and a gallon of gas cost $1.12.

Hall, who is an auto worker at the Car Care Center, started his career in 1986 and has spent the last 27 years serving generations of Soldiers and Airmen.

"Serving those who protect our freedom is extremely rewarding," said Hall. "It hasn't felt like a job to me - it's more of an honor and a privilege to have been able do this for so long."

While the job may have evolved over the years, Hall's dedication and devotion to the troops has never wavered.

"Thinking back on the past 27 years reminds me of what an honor it has been to serve those that serve," said Hall. "Energy prices may go up and politicians change, but waking up and going to work alongside the best customers in the world in 2013 is just as exciting as it was my first day on the job."

Other associates at Hanscom that have served for more than 20 years are: Glenn Smith, 39 years; Jo Ann Grant, 29 years; James Timothy, 28 years; Luanne Ouellette, 28 years; Mi Yon Croxford, 26 years; Debbie Timothy, 25 years; Peggy Gavin, 24 years; John Allen, 23 years; and Kathi Zeller 21 years.



tabComments
No comments yet.  
Add a comment

 Inside Hanscom AFB

ima cornerSearch

tabMission NewsRSS feed 
James, Baker, Tsongas talk innovation

Interaction highlight of Innovation Exchange

Dennis takes leadership of C3I and Networks

Olson looks at past, to future following 34-year AF career

Hanscom cyber initiatives: ISN/IPN Pathfinder program moves to consolidate data centers

tabHanscom NewsRSS feed 
Keefe to lead Massachusetts National Guard

Bay State Bike Week offers fun, eco-friendly commuting alternatives

SFS to host annual Police Week activities

Hanscom celebrates Arbor Day, Tree City USA distinction

Still time to contribute to AFAF campaign

AF Safety Center sponsors Fall Protection Focus weeks

Rice confirmed as ANG director

May promotions announced

AFMC command chief reflects on 30-year career

Acquisition military deputy to speak at CSAF scholarship dinner

Hanscom community gathers to honor, highlight Tuskegee Airmen  |  VIDEO

ABG announces quarterly award winners

tabNews Briefs and HappeningsRSS feed 
Upcoming events

News in Brief

School Notes  1

tabCommentaryRSS feed 
Antiterrorism measures

National PrepareAthon Day! is April 30

What to do when reveille, retreat and taps is played on base

tabPhoto FeatureRSS feed 
Photo feature: This week at Hanscom, April 29

Photo feature: This week at Hanscom, April 22

tabFeaturesRSS feed 
Laying the foundation for future AF, Coast Guard enlisted leaders

Command chief focused on mission, careers of Airmen

From Army Air Corps to U.S. Air Force, 71-years and counting


Site Map      Contact Us     Questions     USA.gov     Security and Privacy notice     E-publishing  
Suicide Prevention    SAPR   IG   EEO   Accessibility/Section 508   No FEAR Act