On June 23, 2009 Conrado Jaquez graduated from CMSAF Robert D. Gaylor Airman Leadership School. A formal banquet and ceremony was held and Conrado was surprised and honored to receive the prestigious and coveted John Levitow Award. This award is presented to the top student in the class for overall excellence in academic achievement, demonstrated leadership, and teamwork. A promotional ceremony was held June 29, 2009 in which Conrado's son Mason was to pin his stripe but got a case of shyness and his wife Jennifer had the honor of pinning his stripe. Conrado officially began his duty of Staff Sergeant on July 1, 2009. Conrado is stationed at Randolf Airforce Base in San Antonio. He is the son of Ray and Cynthia Jaquez of Katemcy.