Sgt.1st Class Byron Milam has been selected as the U.S. Air Force 802nd Contracting Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, Noncommissioned Officer of the Quarter for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2012.

Milam is a contracting specialist with the 716th Contingency Contracting Team, JBSA-Fort Sam Houston.

A new member to the Acquisition Corps, Milam is assigned to Charlie Flight, 802nd CONS while in a training status. There, he is responsible for the medical support activities located on Lackland.

Milam was responsible for 31 contract actions in excess of $9.2 million, including two bone marrow transplant urgent and compelling contract actions which allowed for critical life-saving procedures to be administered to airmen in need.

According to Milam, working with the Air Force has helped him learn contracting skills he can use when he transitions back to Army contracting operations.