Glenville resident Peter Gioia named Wing Company Grade Officer of the Year
New York Air National Guard 1st Lt. Peter Gioia was selected as the 109th Airlift Wing Company Grade Officer of the Year for 2018, based on his superior leadership, job performance, community involvement and personal achievements.
Gioia, a 14-year veteran, joined the New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing in Scotia, New York in 2016. He currently serves as the Wing Protocol Officer, Polar Plans Officer for Operation Deep Freeze, and the Vehicle Maintenance Flight Officer in charge for the 109th Logistics Readiness Squadron.
Gioia received his Bachelor's Degree in Education through SUNY Empire State in 2012. He currently resides in Glenville with his wife, Briana and children, Cole and Aislynn. He is the son of Mel and Dorothy Gioia, both of Washingtonville, New York.