Super Saber Performer

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Sylvia Smith, 52nd Aerospace Medical Squadron from San Antonio, Texas, is the Super Saber Performer for the week of July 3 - July 9. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dylan Nuckolls/Released)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Sylvia Smith, 52nd Aerospace Medical Squadron from San Antonio, Texas, is the Super Saber Performer for the week of July 3 - July 9. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Dylan Nuckolls/Released)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany -- Rank / Name: Staff Sgt. Sylvia Smith

Unit: 52nd Aerospace Medical Squadron

Duty title: Public health craftsman

Hometown: San Antonio, Texas

Years in Service: 9 years

Why joined: I joined the Air Force to follow in my parents' footsteps and to serve my country.

Family: My husband Tech. Sgt. DeShawn Smith and our beautiful children Ashia and Seth.

Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with my family, reading, cooking, watching movies and making creations in my Vitamix.

Favorite aspect of job: Getting the opportunity to work with such great people in my flight and learning how to become a better person and NCO by learning from others.

Most memorable Air Force experience: My most memorable Air Force experience was my father's retirement ceremony; seeing how the leadership of one person can positively impact many and how he was appreciated for staying true to himself, the Air Force and those he served with.

How do you make responsible choices: I make responsible choices by thinking about my family and how each choice will affect them.