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.
Montalbano earned distinction as an honor graduate.
He is the son of Jay and Jill Montalbano of Beechwood Avenue in Bourbon. The airman is a 2010 graduate of Triton High School, Bourbon.