View May 2023 KANZA Warrior Spotlight: Staff Sgt. Ralissa Flemings

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  • By Tech. Sgt. Abigail Klein
  • 931st Air Refueling Wing


‚Äč1. What is your official job title?  
I am the 931st Operations Support Squadron short range schedule non-commissioned officer (NCOIC). 

2. What is your hometown? Where did you grow up? 
I am from Kansas City, Missouri. 

3, What is your civilian job? Are you an ART, ARG or TR)?
I an active guard reserve (AGR) Airmen. I was a Registered Behavioral Technician (RBT) on the civilian side. In this job, I helped children with autism learn everyday skills.

4. When did you join the Air Force?
Got back from basic in July of 2018.

5. What are your goals?
I want to become a pilot for the 931st. I have 38 flying hours and need to retake the Air Force Officer Qualifying Test (AFOQT) o apply. I have a bachelor's in psychology, but I plan on going for my master's in industrial and organizational psychology or in social work.

6. What are your hobbies?
I have no time for hobbies. I go to church and volunteer a lot with them, I volunteer as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA). I also go try new restaurants a lot with my husband.

7. How do you contribute to the 931st mission?  
I believe I contribute to the 931st mission by providing and demanding continuity. In current ops we are in constant communication with many of the different agencies on base (the maintenance group, command post and the maintenance operations center) and within other bases. It is important to have a system, enforce the system, find flaws in the system and improve the system and I believe I do that well.

8. What's your favorite part of the mission?
My favorite part of the mission is executing it. When the mission is actually executed, lives are saved, people are happy and the world is better.