Staff Sgt. Michelle N. Butnaru, 6th Dental Squadron
Job Title: Noncommissioned officer in charge of oral and maxillofacial surgery
Hometown: Williamstown, N.J.
Short-term goals: Finish my bachelorís degree in criminal justice.
Long-term goals: Pursue a second degree in church ministries and retire from the Air Force.
Advice to others: Live your dreams regardless of what others think.
Role model and why: My parents, because they worked so hard to get where they are today.