WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio --
Rank/Name: Tech. Sgt. Kira Sanders
Unit: 445th Logistics Readiness Squadron
Duty Title: Logistics planner
Hometown: Fremont, Ohio
Civilian Job: Air Reserve Technician
Education: Associates of Applied Science in Logistics and Associates of Applied Science in Intelligence Studies and Technology. Currently completing bachelor's degrees in liberal arts and intelligence studies.
Hobbies: Spending time with family, traveling and outdoor activities.
Career Goal: As NCOs we're always training our replacements. The most important career objective I have set for myself is to have a positive, long lasting impact on the Airmen I have the opportunity to work with. Watching my Airmen fulfill their mission and achieve the goals they've set for themselves is very rewarding and the biggest indicator of whether or not I'm achieving my own goal of being the best leader I can be.
What you like about working at the 445th? The 445th fulfills a global mission. It's rewarding to know that I'm contributing to that greater purpose. The 445th also has a family atmosphere that I appreciate.
Why did you join the Air Force? The Air Force Reserve offered me the opportunity to get out of my comfort zone and pursue a unique career path that included more than just sitting behind a desk every day.