2nd Lt. Ryan Novack

Spotlight on You: 2nd Lt. Ryan Novack

The road to recovery; Airman defines true meaning of resilience

by: Senior Airman Cierra Presentado | .
36th Wing Public Affairs | .
published: April 21, 2017

2nd Lt. Ryan Novack, 36th Munitions Squadron flight leader, prepares to run March 1, 2017 at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Novak was a victim of a serious spinal injury from dirt bike racing, resulting in him being paralyzed below the knee on both legs. After attending months of therapy, Novack has returned back to work and is currently conditioning for the Department of Defense Warrior Games this summer in Chicago, Illinois.

(U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cierra Presentado/Released)

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