Thunderbolt of the Week: Staff Sgt. Joseph Bihms
/ Published July 20, 2007
LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. --
Staff Sgt. Joseph Bihms, 56th Component Maintenance Squadron, Aerospace Propulsion journeyman
Hometown: San Diego, Calif.
Years in service: Four years
Education: Pursuing an associate degree in computer science at Estrella Mountain Community College
Inspirations: Family and friends
Goals: To complete my bachelor's degree within two years
Greatest feat: Making staff sergeant
Self-description: Honest and hardworking. "There's nothing I wouldn't do for someone."
Famous last words: "Yes, it's really better than Windows."
Off-duty interests: Computers, video games and spending time with my girlfriend
Commander's comments: 'Sergeant Bihms is an outstanding NCO," said Lt. Col. James Baumgardner, 56th CMS commander. "His constant dedication is unsurpassed. Hecontinually provides excellent customer service to all. Sergeant Bihms' expertise is counted on daily as he trains new Airmen on every aspect of the duty section while maintaining a quality assurance pass rate well above the section's goal. He portraysthe professionalism and positive military image expected of all Airmen."