Pulakos Community Spotlight

Brad Steward, President Pulakos CPAs, recently attended a Kirtland Air Force Base (KAFB) briefing to all new Honorary Commanders (“2018 HC Boot Camp”). The 2018 HC Boot Camp included topics on the US Air Force structure, mission, capabilities and how KAFB is a key strategic asset in the US Air Force’s overall mission.

Briefings included presentations from Robin Gibbs (Col. Richard Gibbs KAFB Base Commander) on life as a military spouse and from airman on their experiences in the US Air Force.


Col. Brenda Cartier, soon to be Brigadier General, explains the missions and roles at the US Air Force and how KAFB is an important asset to the US Air Force.


Mr. Steward’s prior Commander assignment, Lt. Col. William Beauter with his new Honorary Commander, Claudine Martinez, President MCT Development.


Bernalillo County Sherriff, Manuel Gonzales III, a Marine Veteran (Marines will tell you “once a Marine always a Marine”) is an Honorary Commander at KAFB.

Sherriff Gonzales recently attended a Kirtland Air Force Base (KAFB) briefing to all new Honorary Commanders (“2018 HC Boot Camp”).