January 2017 Student of the month

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Craig Irvin, 315th Training Squadron student, smiles for a portrait at Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. Irvin is the Goodfellow Student of the Month spotlight for January 2017, a series highlighting Goodfellow students. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Craig Irvin, 315th Training Squadron student, smiles for a portrait at Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. Irvin is the Goodfellow Student of the Month spotlight for January 2017, a series highlighting Goodfellow students. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jason Kulchar, 315th Training Squadron director of operations, presents the 315th Officer Training Squadron Student of the Month award for January 2017 to 2nd Lt. Anthony Wilson, 315th TRS student, in the Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jason Kulchar, 315th Training Squadron director of operations, presents the 315th Officer Training Squadron Student of the Month award for January 2017 to 2nd Lt. Anthony Wilson, 315th TRS student, in the Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jason Kulchar, 315th Training Squadron director of operations, presents the 312th Training Squadron Student of the Month award for January 2017 to U.S. Army Spc. Amanda Miskiel, 312th TRS student, in the Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jason Kulchar, 315th Training Squadron director of operations, presents the 312th Training Squadron Student of the Month award for January 2017 to U.S. Army Spc. Amanda Miskiel, 312th TRS student, in the Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jason Kulchar, 315th Training Squadron director of operations, presents the 315th Training Squadron Student of the Month award for January 2017 to Airman 1st Class Craig Irvin, 315th TRS student, in the Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jason Kulchar, 315th Training Squadron director of operations, presents the 315th Training Squadron Student of the Month award for January 2017 to Airman 1st Class Craig Irvin, 315th TRS student, in the Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jason Kulchar, 315th Training Squadron director of operations, presents the 316th Training Squadron Student of the Month award for January 2017 to Lance Cpl. Jesse Wallace, 316th TRS student, in the Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Jason Kulchar, 315th Training Squadron director of operations, presents the 316th Training Squadron Student of the Month award for January 2017 to Lance Cpl. Jesse Wallace, 316th TRS student, in the Brandenburg Hall on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Feb. 3, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Joshua Edwards/Released)

GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, Texas --

Airman 1st Class Craig Irvin, 315th Training Squadron student, is the Goodfellow Student of the Month Spotlight for December, a series highlighting exceptional Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

17th Training Wing Public Affairs: What led you to join the military?
Irvin: My grandparents were in the military and my brother is a Marine. I was also in the junior ROTC in high school and I really liked the instructors. I also wanted to serve my country.

What has been the most impactful moment in your career so far?
So far, Basic Military Training graduation. Doing that as a flight with 50 other guys was a pretty special moment.

What are your hobbies?
I like to play sports as much as possible, especially football and basketball. I fish. I also like to volunteer around base.

What do you want to accomplish during your time here at Goodfellow Air Force Base?
I want to graduate. My goal is to get the highest GPA in my class, which I achieved. I’m also trying to make sure that everyone in my class graduates on time.