Staff Sgt. Ned T. Johnston hails from Seminole, Florida, and has been in the Air Force since 2013. He is the NCOIC of media operations and the team’s aerial photographer. His responsibilities are to coordinate local- and national-level media engagements, to represent the Air Force when interacting with communities around the world, and to capture photo and video imagery from the back seat of an F-16D, typically in chase of the Thunderbirds Delta formation. Before joining the team, Sgt. Johnston was stationed at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida. His hobbies include spending time with his wife and two dogs, hiking in the mountains, binge-watching The Office on Netflix, and finding the best local eateries.