National Recognition by the Air Force Materiel Command

Pensacola, Fla. (December 4, 2020) –  Global Connections to Employment is proud to be part of the IT services contract team at Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, Florida, who was recently recognized by the Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC).

The 96th Medical and Dental Group Information Systems Flight team received the Air Force Materiel Command Medical Information Systems Team of the Year award. One fourth of that team comprises GCE team members who have helped ensure the continuation and advancement of IT for the medical treatment facility.

“I’m proud to be a member of GCE and the 96th MDG IT Systems Flight,” said Michael E. Sloan, GCE and 96th MDG Systems program manager. “The members of the flight are second to none and their continued efforts are truly deserving of this recognition.”

Global Connections to Employment (GCE) is the largest local employer of persons with disabilities. GCE’s corporate office is located in Pensacola at 2001 North Palafox Street, but the agency provides services at sites across the nation, aboard military installations, at hospitals, health care centers, and mental health agencies. In addition to IT services, teams provide custodial and food services, , training, call center support, business services, facilities maintenance, health care environmental services andemployment and support services. 

If you would like to learn more about GCE’s Mission of Helping People throughout Life’s Journey, visit or call Lori Kain, director of governmental/community relations, at 850.429.6969.


For more information about this press release or to schedule an interview, please contact Lori Kain 850.429.6969 or email