News happening around Little Rock Air Force Base
By Airman 1st Class Kristine M. Gruwell, 19th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
/ Published May 22, 2019
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Savanna Smith, 19th Medical Support Squadron acquisitions section lead, is recognized as the Combat Airlifter of the Week at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, May 13, 2019. Smith's core value is Excellence in All We Do. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kristine M. Gruwell)
Name and Rank: Airman 1st Class Savanna Smith
Unit: 19th Medical Support Squadron
Duty title: Acquisitions section lead
Hometown: Pinehurst, North Carolina
Time in service: 2 years, 11 months
Time at Little Rock: 2 years, 8 months
Goals: Obtain a Bachelor’s Degree in Hospital Administration
Hobbies: Spending time with her family and do-it-yourself home projects
Air Force Core Value portrayed: Excellence in All We Do
Why was the individual selected and how do they display the core value?
Airman 1st Class Savanna Smith flawlessly executes the 19th Medical Group’s 16-million-dollar-annual budget, and oversees purchases for 50 accounts. She has taken it upon herself to become an expert at everything she is tasked with and continues to motivate others by volunteering throughout the 19th MDG in sections that need assistance. Her commitment to excellence not only ensures mission success but inherently inspires growth in everyone around her.