Senior Airman Michael O. Clinkscales, 6th Mission Support Squadron
Job Title: Personnel readiness
Hometown: West Palm Beach, Fla.
Short-term goals: Complete my bachelor's degree in computer science
Long-term goals: After completing my degree, I would like to become an officer.
Advice to others: Hard work and determination always pay off.
Role model and why: My mother Lisa Clinkscales. She has shown nothing but selfless devotion to her family by raising 2 children by herself for 20 years.