Desert Lightning Teamâ€™s Weekly Warrior: Senior Airman Meghan Pearson
Family:Â Shane Beauchem (fiancÃ©e), Honey Pearson (daughter)
Hometown:Â Louisiana, Missouri
Unit:Â 48th Rescue Squadron
Job title:Â Aviation Resource Management
Job description:Â Maintain Flight/Jump records, validate aircrew safety and physical requirements, monitor daily flight and jump mission data and establish schedules for aircrew training. Coordinate with aircraft maintenance for status of aircraft, and base operations for current weather information. Track flight/jump hours and incentive pay through data inputs and audits in ARMS database.
Most rewarding Â job aspect:Â Getting to learn about various airframes and getting to know the aircrew/pilots who fly them.
Goals:Â My goal is to finish my associateâ€™s degree in Early Childhood Education, and eventually begin classes in Child Psychology
Hobbies:Â Shopping, taking long drives, swimming, reading and writing
Favorite performer:Â Death Cab for Cutie
Favorite dish:Â Veggie Pizza
Iâ€™m proudest of:Â My family and my accomplishments in both my career and education.
Best asset:Â My positive attitude!
Person I admire most:Â My Mom (sheâ€™s the greatest!)
Pet peeve:Â I canâ€™t stand it when people talk during a movie, itâ€™s so annoying!
What I like most Â about D-M:Â Everything on base is close and convenient, the weather is warm and sunny all-year, and the leadership here is outstanding!
48th Rescue Squadron at a glance
Group Commander:Â Col. Jason L. Hanover
Squadron commander:Â Maj. Edward J. Irick, III
First Sergeant:Â Master Sgt. Joshua S. Paul
Squadron Motto: â€œValor and Honorâ€