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Warrior of the Week: SSgt. Joseph Primas

Staff Sgt. Joseph Primas

Staff Sgt. Joseph Primas

Wife: Danielle Primas
Daughters: Jocelyn and Andrea

Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada

Unit: 355 LRS

Job title: Air Terminal Supervisor

Job description: Coordinates critical operational airlift activities for both cargo and passengers. Ensures cargo and passengers meet regulator guidance to include TSA, DOT and DoD directives. Conduct joint inspections on cargo for airworthiness while ensuring the security and safety of the aircraft which includes not only the aircrew but the items and/or passengers being loaded or unloaded. Additionally, I provide the vital subject matter knowledge which allows DM's warriors to rapidly reach any location in the project of air power globally.

Most rewarding job aspect: Providing the ability to get needed assets to the warfighters

Goals: Make the Air Force a career, raise my two daughters the best I can

Hobbies: Shooting, hunting, fishing, camping

Favorite performer: N/A

Favorite dish: Anything Mexican

I'm proudest of: being able to serve my country and do my part in the war on terror

Best asset: decision making under pressure / work ethic

Person I admire most: My late Grandfather Pop ( Primas 1)

Pet peeve: Drivers at the Swan Gate in the morning

What I like most about D-M: The location

355th LRS at a glance
Group Commander: Col David Uselman

Squadron commander: Lt Col Trace Steyaert

First Sergeant: SMSgt Tracey Deason
Assistant First Sergeant: MSgt Michael Dow

Squadron Motto: Out In Front