Technical Sergeant Alicia Gopee

Alicia GopeeTechnical Sergeant Alicia Gopee is the NCOIC of Personnel, Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Detachment 535 at Syracuse University. In this capacity she is responsible for managing a myriad of personnel programs and records for 3 active duty officer and enlisted personnel and over 50 USAF officer candidates. She also oversees security clearance, enlistment, categorization and commissioning processes.

Sergeant Gopee was born in Trinidad, West Indies and raised in Brooklyn, New York where she entered the Air Force in September 2005, as a Personnelist. She has held multiple leadership positions with a diverse experience in Human Resources, AFPC Assignment NCO as well as the Acting Superintendent, Military Personnel Flight, Dover AFB, DE. She is married to Derrick Sr., and has a son that goes by Jr.

EDUCATION

  • 2002 Associate Applied Science, Business Administration, Borough of Manhattan Community College, NY
  • 2005 Bachelors of Professional Studies, Applied Management, Medgar Evers
  • College, NY
  • 2005 Attended Basic Training, Lackland AFB, TX
  • 2009 Airman Leadership School, In-Residence, Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ
  • 2016 Masters of Business Administration, Grand Canyon University, AZ
  • 2016 Associate Applied Science, Human Resources, Community College of the Air Force 2017 NCO Academy, In-Residence, Tyndall AFB, FL
  • 2019 AFROTC NCO Orientation Course, Gunter AFB, AL

ASSIGNMENTS

  1. 07 Jan 2006 – 31 Mar 2007, Reenlistment Technician, Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ
  2. 1 Apr 2007 – 14 Jun 2007, Commander Support Staff, Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ
  3. 15 Jun 2007 – 22 Jun 2008, Personnel Programs Manager, Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ
  4. 23 Jun 2008 – 31 Mar 2010, HQ 12 AF/Commander Support Staff Journeyman, Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ
  5. 1 Apr 2010 – 15 Feb 2011, HQ 12 AF/Commander Support Staff Supervisor, Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ
  6. 16 Feb 2011 – 14 May 2013, NCOIC, Weather/SERE/PJ Assignment, JBSA Randolph AFB, TX
  7. 15 May 2013 – 1 Nov 2013, NCOIC, Medical Support Assignments, JBSA Randolph AFB, TX
  8. 2 Nov 2013 – 23 Jun 2015, NCOIC, 4N0X1 Medical Operations Assignments, JBSA Randolph AFB, TX
  9. 24 Jun 2015 – 13 Dec 2015, Supervisor, Career Development, Dover AFB, DE
  10. 14 Dec 2015 – 11 Jul 2016, NCOIC, Force Management, Dover AFB, DE
  11. 12 Jul 2016 – 22 Apr 2018, NCOIC, Customer Support, Dover AFB, DE
  12. 23 Apr 2018 – 7 Apr 2019, NCOIC, Career Development, Dover AFB, DE
  13. 8 Apr 2019 – 10 Jun 2019, NCOIC, Military Personnel Flight, Dover AFB, DE
  14. 11 Jun 2019 – Present, NCOIC, Personnel, AFROTC DET 535, Syracuse University, NY

MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

Air Force Commendation Medal with two devices
Air Force Achievement Medal

OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

2006 – AMN of the Year, 355 Fighter Wing, Davis-Monthan AFB, Arizona
2007 – CMSgt Sharp Troop Award 2x & 4x recipient 1st Sergeant Coin, Davis-Monthan AFB, Arizona 2009 – NCO of the Year, Headquarters 12th Air Forces, Davis-Monthan AFB, Arizona
2015 – Received Fraternal Order of Functional Award, NCO 3rd Qtr. JBSA Randolph AFB, Texas 2015 – Warrior of the Month, 436th Force Support Squadron, Dover AFB, Delaware
2018 – NCO of the Year, 436th Force Support Squadron, Dover AFB, Delaware
2019 – Lance P. Sijan leadership award nominee, 436th Force Support Squadron, Dover AFB, Delaware 2019 – Team of the Quarter, 436th Force Support Squadron, Dover AFB, Delaware

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION

Airman First Class – 06 Sep 2005
Senior Airman (BTZ) – 06 Jul 2007
Staff Sergeant – 01 Jul 2009
Technical Sergeant – 01 Feb 2015
Master Sergeant – TBD

(Current as of Sep 2020)