Warrior of the Week: Staff Sgt. Joshua Miller
/ Published February 13, 2017
LOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --
Directorate: Advanced Systems & Development
Duty title: RF Transmission Systems Craftsman
Years in Service: 8
Time on Station: 5 Months
Hometown: Greenville, Illinois
Goals: To become more proficient with the Global Space Telemetry Resource (GSTR terminals,) Pursuing Electrical Engineering degree to advance knowledge, and expand opportunities and making Tech Sgt. this year.
Hobbies: Snowboarding, Guitars and Hunting
Greatest achievement: Saving the Air Force $900 thousand by designing a Land Mobile Radio repeater using off the shelf spare parts that allowed first responders to have radio communications inside a new facility that blocked all coverage.
What others are saying: “Even with limited time on station, Staff Sgt. Miller has established himself as one of the go-to technicians for the antenna systems at the Mobile Range Flight. He has been instrumental in configuring our system in preparation for an upcoming demonstration that will prove-out the MRF’s viability as a contingency option for the Air Force Satellite Control Network. SSgt Miller is a standout technician and a great asset to SMC," said Lt. Ed Riley, deputy chief, Mobile Range Flight