Airman Spotlight: Airman 1st Class Gloria Moctezuma
By , 51st Fighter Wing Public Affairs
/ Published October 24, 2011
OSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea --
Unit: 51st Security Forces Squadron
Job title: Entry Controller and Quick Reaction Team Member
Job description and its impact on the overall mission: To provide front line security to all base resources and personnel and maintain readiness as a Wing first responder. I ensure the rest of the Wing has a threat free area of operations to execute the Wing mission.
Time in the military: 1 year and two months
Time at Osan: 7 months
DEROS: 1 Nov 2012
Hometown: Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
Hobbies: All types of outdoor activities. I love to run like Forrest Gump.
Why did you join the military? To be a USAF Raven.
Where do you see yourself in 10 or 20 years? Having a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and having a career involving youth support.
What do you do for fun here? Go to the beach, be outdoors and RUN RUN RUN!
What's your favorite Air Force memory or story? During one of my recent squadron training weeks, I was involved in hand-to-hand combatives training with a staff sergeant who was literally twice my size. I was able to practically fight him to a standoff. I felt great, because I never gave up, and I did not let size intimidate me.
What accomplishment are you most proud of? Getting my associates degree and being an Air Force member.
Who are your role models? My mama and my Uncle Salavdor.