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Warriof of the Week: Airman 1st Class David Westerman

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Tia Westerman - Wife
Wyatt Westerman- Son

Louisville, Kentucky

HQ 12th Air Force (AFSOUTH)

Job title:
CSS Technician

Job description:
I provide personnel programs support to 500+ Airmen and civilians with the 12 AF AOR. I am the POC for all decorations and retirement certificates. I am a unit fitness monitor, trusted agent, and handle personnel in-processing, BAS/BAH validation, Leave-Web management, and establish G-series orders for our Commanders.

Most rewarding job aspect:
Seeing your product from development to finish.

My number one goal is to finish up my engineering degree. I plan on making my Air Force experience a career and hope to make a positive name for myself.

Swimming and running

Favorite performer:
University of Kentucky Wildcats Basketball

Favorite dish:
Any Italian dish is a favorite of mine!

I'm proudest of:
Being a father!

Best asset:
Dedication to get the job done right the first time

Person I admire most:
My father

Pet peeve:

What I like most about D-M:
The hospitality between all personnel at DM. I've seen it several times when someone is in need of help, and a total stranger comes through to help out. That's something you don't see at most civilian jobs.

HQ 12th Air Force (AFSOUTH) at a glance
12 AF Commander: BG Jon A. Norman, 12 AF/CV

First Sergeant: SMSgt Tracy S. Deason, 12 AF/CCF

Squadron Motto: Copper-Top! Who's Your Daddy!