Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class Kala R. Szuk 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.
Szuk is the daughter of Kevin D. Szuk of Columbus, Ohio, granddaughter of Virginia Cox of Lucasville, Ohio and Mary A. and Jerry D. Downey of Columbus, Ohio, and Connie J. Szuk of Gahanna, Ohio, and sister of Erica A. Szuk
She is a 2012 graduate of Groveport Madison High School, Columbus, Ohio.