February 2017 Student of the Month
By Airman 1st Class Chase Sousa, 17th Training Wing Public Affairs / Published March 06, 2017
GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, Texas --
Lance Cpl. Michael Coleman, 316th Training Squadron student, is the Goodfellow Student of the Month Spotlight for February, a series highlighting exceptional Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.
17th Training Wing Public Affairs: What led you to join the military?
Coleman: I’m the third generation of my family that’s joined the Marine Corps. I just wanted to do something greater. I was looking for something that would test me as a man.
What has been the most impactful moment in your career so far?
Having some instructors that I really respect come up, shake my hand and tell me they wouldn’t mind serving with me in combat.
What are your hobbies?
I do a lot of fitness training, lacrosse and I love to read.
What do you want to accomplish during your time here at Goodfellow Air Force Base?
Graduate from the course, become a better Marine, better service member and learn a little bit about Texas.