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Chef Rhodello Nuval


Technical Sergeant Rhodello Nuval is currently the Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC) Food Services Functional Manager.

Prior to current assignment as Food Service Functional Manager he was the Enlisted Aide for AFMC Vice Commander Lt Gen Janet Wolfenbarger(Air Force Materiel Command Vice-Commander). As the Enlisted Aide for one of the Air Force's top Generals, he was in-charge of preparing, organizing, and executing the General's social calendar with the appropriate agencies. TSgt Nuval also served as the Enlisted Aide to Lt Gen Thomas Owen (Aeronautical Systems Center Commander). Prior to his Enlisted Aide Special Duty assignment he was the Floor Manager at Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota. As the Floor Manager, he managers all aspects of food production for the Ellsworth Main Dining Facility. He is responsible for establishing an effective culinary mentorship and culinary quality program. As Floor Manager, he is responsible for all food production and culinary training of over 20 airmen assigned to the Ellsworth Main dining facility. He leads an enthusiastic staff yearning for knowledge. As a member of the International Food Service Executives Association, he and other members collaborate their culinary knowledge to further the certifications of promising military chefs.
Technical Sergeant Rhodello Nuval, USAF

TSgt Nuval graduated high school and Junior Reserve Officers Training Course from WesternHigh School as Cadet Major in 1990. He started Air Force ROTC at Northern Arizona University at Flagstaff, Arizona but enlisted after only completing one semester due to the high cost of out of state tuition.

TSgt Nuval began his enlisted career in 1992 as a food service apprentice. He has served as Dining Facility Manager on two assignments and Food Service Superintendent. Demonstrating his leadership under fire, TSgt Nuval has distinguished himself by receiving the Highest honor during Services Silver Flag Combat Training which placed him in the Services Silver Flag Hall of Fame at Tyndall Air Base, Florida in 2008. He has also served as the Food Service Accountant for Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar; accounting for over 3 Million dollars of monthly subsistence consumption. Contributing to his community, TSgt Nuval has earned the Military Volunteer Service Medal, Featured in newspapers for his culinary skill, and honored as a community mentor by the Rapid City Chamber of Commerce in 2009. His leadership positions include Dining Facility Manger; Food Service Superintendent; Services Information Systems Manager; Food Service Accountant; Deployed Food Service Accountant (managing over 3Million dollars of subsistence purchases every month); Production Manager; Floor Manager.

TSgt Nuval is the founder of Home Chefs Culinary Network (http://www.homechefs.us/)

1994 Guantanamo Bay Cuba Operation Sea Signal
1995 to 1996 San Vito de Normani, Italy - Operation Joint Endeavor
2001 to 2002 Masirah Island, Oman
2002 to 2003 Jacobabad, Pakistan
2004 Tallil Air Base, Iraq
2008 Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar

1992 - Lodging Front Desk Clerk, Luke AFB, Arizona
1992 - Asst Intramural Director, Luke AFB, Arizona
1993 to 1997 - Food Service Apprentice, Luke AFB, Arizona
1997 to 1998 - Shiftleader/First Cook, Luke AFB, Arizona
1998 to 1999 - Data Automations Technician, Osan AB, Republic of Korea
1999 to 2000 - Pacific House Shiftleader/First Cook, Osan AB, Republic of Korea
2000 to 2003 - Red Horse Dining Facility Shift Supervisor, Nellis AFB, Nevada
2003 to 2004 - Red Horse Dining Facility Store Room NCOIC, Nellis AFB, Nevada
2004 to 2005 - Fitness Specialist, Nellis AFB, Nevada
2005 to 2006 - Acting Superintendent/Dining Facility Manager, NAS Keflavick, Iceland
2006 to 2007 - Food Service Supervisor, Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
2007 to 2009 - Bandit Inn Dining Facility Floor Manager, Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
2009 to 2010 Enlisted Aide to ASC Commander, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
2010 to 2011 - Enlisted Aide to AFMC Vice Commander, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
2011 to Present - AFMC/A1S Food Service Functional Manager, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio

Air Force Commendation Medal
Air Force Achievement Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Joint Meritorious Unit Award
Meritorious Unit Award with oak leaf cluster
AF Outstanding Unit Award with eight oak leaf clusters
AF Good Conduct Medal with four oak leaf clusters
National Defense Service Medal with bronze star
Air Force Expeditionary Medal with oak leaf cluster
Iraq Campaign Medal with bronze star
Global War On Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
Global War on Terrorisim Service Medal
Korean Defense Service Medal
Armed Forces Service Medal
Humanitarian Service Medal with bronze star
Military Volunteer Service Medal with bronze star
AF Overseas Ribbon Short
AF Overseas Ribbon Long
AF Expeditionary Service Ribbon w/Gold Border with two oak leaf clusters
AF Longevity Service with three oak leaf clusters
USAF NCO PME Graduate Ribbon
Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon with bronze star
AF Training Ribbon
NATO Medal


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