Airman of the Month

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  • By Ms. Ciara Gosier
  • 94th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Name: Jakasja E. Gates

Unit: 94th Force Support Squadron

Official Duty Title: Assistant NCOIC Force Management

Hometown: Anchorage, Alaska

Time in service: 6 years 

Time at Dobbins: 4 years

Goals: I’d like to commission and retire in the Air Force. 

Hobbies: I spend my evenings attending Atlanta Symphony concerts and events due to my fiancé being an orchestral fellow.

94th Airlift Wing priority portrayed and why: At the 94th Airlift Wing I have amazing leadership, and mentors that allow me to seek opportunities which aids me to inspire others to expand their careers through metacognition.

Quote that I live by: My mission in life is not to survive but thrive with passion, compassion, humor, and style. 

What's something other people wouldn't know about you: I have my class A CDL to drive semi-trucks because I was bored with extra GI bill months to use.