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Staff Sgt. Ian Porter

Desert Lightning Team's Weekly Warrior Staff Sgt. Ian Porter

Desert Lightning Team's Weekly Warrior Staff Sgt. Ian Porter


Desert Lightning Team's Weekly Warrior:
SSgt Ian Porter

Family:
Father, Carter Porter; Mother, Paula Porter; two sisters and a brother

Hometown:
Fort Wayne, Indiana

Unit:
355th Security Forces Squadron

Job title:
Military Working Dog Handler

Job description:
Explosive/Narcotic Detection--Deter, detect, search for and eliminate threats

Most rewarding job aspect:
Getting to train dogs on a daily basis

Goals:
Become a successful K9 trainer

Hobbies:
Hunting, Fishing, Shooting, Mountain Biking

Favorite performer:
Will Ferrell

Favorite dish:
Sushi

I'm proudest of:
My parents

Best asset:
Being able to adapt quickly to any situation

Person I admire most:
My grandfather

Pet peeve:
One uppers

What I like most about D-M:
My work section

355th SFS at a glance
Group Commander: Colonel Greg A. Williams

Squadron commander: Major David M. Lederer

First Sergeant: MSgt Scott A. Ragnone

Squadron Motto: "In Peace or in War" Deploy highly trained and capable combat-ready forces worldwide and execute superb Integrated Defense operations at home-station 24/7/365.