News happening around Little Rock Air Force Base
By Senior Airman Kristine M. Gruwell, 19th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
/ Published July 22, 2019
U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Eric Coffie, 19th Medical Group executive officer, is recognized as the Combat Airlifter of the Week at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, July, 9, 2019. Coffie's core value is Service Before Self. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine M. Gruwell)
Name and Rank: 1st Lt. Eric Coffie
Unit: 19th Medical Group
Duty title: Executive officer
Hometown: Tema, Ghana
Time in service: 9 years
Time at Little Rock: 2 years, 6 months
Goals: Earn a doctorate degree
Hobbies: Working out, playing soccer, and outdoor activities
Air Force Core Value portrayed: Service Before Self
Why was the individual selected and how do they display the core value?
Coffie was selected for his ability to seamlessly forge comprehensive teams through the 19th MDG, igniting the interoperability and delivery of outstanding healthcare operations for over 3000 Ready Warriors in support of full spectrum readiness. His selflessness and dedication to our mission is the epitome of Service Before Self!