Heather L. Combee of Delaware Technical Community College, Terry Campus, received a $5,000 Kramedas Scholarship award at the Delaware Hotel and Lodging Association's annual Stars of the Industry Awards dinner.
Combee is a captain in the New Jersey Air Guard and an active KC 135 pilot. She has been deployed twice to the middle east for Operation Enduring Freedom. During her deployment she conducted refueling operations piloting over Afghanistan.
She plans to use the scholarship money at Delaware Tech where she will continue refining her skills in baking and pastry as well as studying entrepreneurship with the goal to open a baking business.