An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Home : Media : Photos
Image Gallery
Photo of three senior noncommissioned officers in uniform standing and smiling at their graduation.
230614-D-IK183-1001.JPG Photo By: Joint Knowledge Online

Suffolk Joint Complex - NORFOLK, Va. - (L-R) Chief Master Sgt. Nicholas R. Walker-Potts, U.S. Air Force; Chief Master Sgt. Theresa M. Fitzpatrick, U.S. Air Force; and Senior Master Sgt. Amy C. Palm, U.S. Space Force, graduate from Joint and Combined Warfighting School (JCWS) on June 2. Walker-Potts received the Lt. Gen. Paul G. Cerjan Distinguished Writing Award for his involvement on a four-student writing team. Class 23-2 totaled 160 students, including six DOD civilians, four international students, three senior NCOs, and 36 students from two satellite sessions. The National Defense University’s (NDU) Joint Forces Staff College (JFSC) hosts the JCWS ten-week course.


This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release. If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit. Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at , which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.

Back to Gallery