MSgt Belinda Paine

Phone: 618-623-9154


Degrees and Certifications:

Masters Ed - Education Bachelors of Science - Human Services Associates - Information Management and Technologies

MSgt Belinda Paine

- Retired after 20 years active duty in the United States Air Force. 
- Over 29 years total teaching experience:
- 16 years teaching high school AFJROTC; 1 year at South Anchorage HS, Anchorage, AK, and 14 years at Gateway STEM HS, St Louis, MO.
- 2 years Aerospace Science, 14 years Leadership Lab
- Approximately 7 years teaching Etiquette, John Robert Powers
- 10 years, Air Force career field instructor 
- Education:
Started Dual Track PhD, Business Administration & Criminal Justice (4.0)
Masters Degree, Education, Summa Cum Laude 
Bachelors Degree, Human Services, Magna Cum Laude
Associates Degree, Information Management
Senior Non-Commissioned Officers Academy
Non-Commissioned Officers Academy - In Residence, Distinguished Graduate
Airman Leadership School - In Residence, Distinguished Graduate
- Recognition:
Petus Award SLPS
Teacher of the Year, Gateway STEM High School
Air Force Association JROTC Instructor of the Year
Air Force JROTC Outstanding Instructor (2005, 2008)
Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, Chair for Secretary of State, Colin Powell,
America's Promise for Youth \
Mrs. Alaska - Platform, Community Involvement Through Social Awareness
Miss Hellenikon, Hellikon Greece - Platform, Civic Responsibility
Published - Maxwell Air Force Base Alabama, AS-1 Leadership Curriculum
Published - Excelsior College, New York, Education and the Effects on the Inner City Child
Published - Alaska Military Youth Academy (boot camp for incarcerated youth), 
World View Training Course, Reclaiming Youth at Risk
Honorary Member - Careers in National Security, Diplomacy, Intelligence, and Defense Youth Leadership Forum
Citizenship Award - Non-Commissioned Officers Academy
United States Air Force Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal
- Associations & Clubs:
Life Member Air Force Sergeants Association
Paralyzed Veterans of America
Doberman Rescue of Illinois and Doberman Rescue of Missouri
Gateway Pet Guardians
Cub Scout Leader
Big Brother/Big Sister
 - Personal:
Married for 28 years to a wonderful man I met in the Air Force.  
VERY PROUD parent; we have one son who graduated with a Bachelors of Arts,
Magna cum Laude, and a Masters in Science, Summa cum Laude.
He is a Board Certified and licensed Applied Behavioral Analyst and Therapist.
My husband and I are very active in Doberman Rescue and Dog Rescue/Transport.
PHOTOS!!!!    Classroom  Family  Dogs    Health