Albany resident James Cappadora selected as Wing Outstanding Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year
New York Air National Guard Staff Sgt. James Cappadora, a resident of Albany, was selected as the 109th Airlift Wing's Outstanding NonCommisioned Officer of the Year for 2018, based on his superior leadership, job performance, community involvement and personal achievements.
Cappadora joined the New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing in Scotia, New York, in 2014 with the Maintenance Group and is a fuel systems journeyman. He is a 2013 graduate of Pine Bush High School and recently obtained his Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice and Psychology through the University at Albany.
Cappadora will go on to compete for the New York Air National Guard Outstanding NCO of the Year.
Cappadora is the son of Jim and brother of Julianne, both of Pine Bush, N.Y.