U.S. Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Aimee R. Budzinski 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 also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force. Budzinski earned distinction as an honor graduate.
She is the daughter of Virginia and Richard Budzinski of Brunswick, Ohio, and sister of Nicole Naypauer of Medina, Ohio, and Kerri Kirsch of Parma, Ohio. The airman is a 2014 graduate of Brunswick High School, Brunswick, Ohio. She earned a bachelor’s degree in 2018 from Ohio University, Athens, Ohio.