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UP CLOSE: Senior Master Sgt. John Goodman

This week’s Up Close features Senior Master Sgt. John Goodman, a 700th Airlift Squadron flight engineer. Up Close is a series spotlighting individuals around Dobbins Air Reserve Base. (U.S. Air Force graphic/Staff Sgt. Andrew Park; U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Justin Clayvon)

This week’s Up Close features Senior Master Sgt. John Goodman, a 700th Airlift Squadron flight engineer. Up Close is a series spotlighting individuals around Dobbins Air Reserve Base. (U.S. Air Force graphic/Staff Sgt. Andrew Park; U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Justin Clayvon)

This week’s Up Close features Senior Master Sgt. John Goodman, a 700th Airlift Squadron flight engineer. Up Close is a series spotlighting individuals around Dobbins Air Reserve Base.

WHERE ARE YOU FROM? 

Born and raised in Atlanta, Ga.

 

WHY DID YOU JOIN? 

I was interested in being a pilot.

  

WHAT DO YOU DO ON THE CIVILIAN SIDE? 

I'm an Air Reserve Technician.

 

FAVORITE AIR FORCE EXPERIENCE?

Being an air advisor in Kabul, Afghanistan.  

 

WHAT ARE YOUR HOBBIES?

Golf, fitness and playing the piano.

 

PERSONAL/PROFESSIONAL GOALS?

To be an accomplished pianist and to share my flight engineer knowledge with the next generation of flyers. 

 

IF YOU HAD TO CREDIT ONE THING TO YOUR SUCCESS IN THE AIR FORCE, WHAT WOULD IT BE?

Always being ready for the next level by leaning forward with professional military education as well as other forms of education.