Air Force Reserve Airman Claudia R. Almer graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Almer 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. She also earned four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Almer is a 2012 graduate of Tokay High School. She is the daughter of Guadalupe and Ronald Almer, of Lodi.