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Staff Sgt. Alexandra Paes

Staff Sgt. Alexandra Paes joined the Pennsylvania Air National Guard as an Refuel Aerospace Maintainer, commonly referred to as a Crew Chief, in 2016. She briefly served as a Maintenance Operations Controller before accepting a position as a Production Recruiter for the 171 Air Refueling Wing. She is a graduate of Kiski Area High School and has earned a Bachelor’s in English from California University of Pennsylvania. She has an extensive background as a KC-135 aircraft mechanic and has participated in several operations and exercises to include various deployments.

Sgt. Paes currently recruits for the Pennsylvania counties of Fayette, Greene, Washington, and Westmoreland. If you reside in one of these counties and would like more information, please feel free to reach out to Staff Sgt. Paes at 412-776-7494 or via email at