Maki retires

Col. Susan Maki, 434th ARW inspector general, gives a speech at her retirement ceremony at Grissom Air Reserve Base on Sept. 12. Maki retired after 32 years of service in the Minnesota Air Guard and Air Force Reserve.

Col. Susan Maki, 434th Air Refueling Wing inspector general, said farewell to Grissom Aire Reserve Base during her retirement ceremony September 12.

Maki, who came to Grissom in 2016, began her career as a fuels technician in 1988 with 148th Fighter Interceptor Group at Duluth International Airport, Minnesota. She then received her commission in 1994, and transferred to the Air Force Reserve with the 934th Airlift Wing.