Air Force Airman Kendel R. Reed graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Reed is the son of Mary and stepson of Ken Schramm of DeKalb. He is a 2011 graduate of Aurora Central Catholic High School.