Staff Sergeant Kelly M. Reinertsen is the Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge of administration at the
University of Memphis, Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps, Detachment 785. Staff Sergeant
Reinertsen manages personnel records for cadre, NECP students and cadets. Additionally, she monitors
all cadet pay actions, tuition, fees, subsistence, and textbook funds in excess of $200K annually.
Sergeant Reinertsen also oversees cadet medical, physical, enlistments, personnel actions,
categorization- commissioning and cadet life cycle. Sergeant Reinertsen has deployed to Afghanistan in
support of Operation Freedom Sentinel and Inherent Resolve.
Staff Sergeant Reinertsen earned her Associates degree in Physical Therapist Assistant from Penn State
University in 2013. She entered in the Air Force in 2016 under Administration, and is currently pursuing
her Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
Military Assignments:
Administration, 723 Aircraft Maintenance Unit, Moody AFB, GA Jul 16- Jun 18
Administration, 75th Fighter Squadron, Moody AFB, GA Jun 18- May 19
NCOIC Administration, University of Memphis – Detachment 785, Jun 19- Present
Education and Training:
Basic Military Training (BMT), Lackland AFB, TX Feb 2016
Administration technical school, Keesler AFB, MS Apr 2016
Airman Leadership School (ALS), Moody AFB, GA Apr 2019
1. Air Force Achievement Medal
2. AF Outstanding Unit Award
3. AF Good Conduct Medal
4. National Defense Service Medal
5. Afghanistan Campaign Medal
6. Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
7. Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon with Gold Border
8. USAF NCO PME Graduate Ribbon
9. AF Training Ribbon
10. Airman Below the Zone (BTZ)
11. Diamond Sharp Award