Air Force Airman 1st Class Matthew P. Schneider graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, 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.
Schneider earned distinction as an honor graduate.
He is the son of Maxine Schneider of 16 Mile Road, Cedar Springs, Mich.
The airman graduated in 2010 from Cedar Springs High School.