SMC Mission of the Month - GP Directorate "Warrior of the Week" #3: Mr. Joseph D. Barsotti
By Space and Missile Systems Center, Public Affairs
/ Published February 17, 2016
LOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE - EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- "Warrior of the Week" is part of the SMC Mission of the Month campaign to recognize and spotlight the men, women and team members from the Space and Missile Systems Center's directorates for their efforts on building the future of military space.
Warrior of the Week: Mr. Joseph D. Barsotti
Directorate: Global Positioning Systems
Duty Title: Military GPS User Equipment (MGUE) Program Integration Chief
Years in Service: 6 years
Time on Station: 6 years
Hometown: Long Beach, Calif.
Goals: Be an outstanding husband, get Milestone B approval for MGUE, and travel to all seven continents
Hobbies: Running, reading, and beach volleyball
Greatest achievement: Passing the California Bar
What others are saying (Commander's Comment): "Joe epitomizes what we look for in our acquisition professionals -- sharp critical thinking skills, a positive attitude with boundless energy, and an incredible ability to communicate," said Col. Steven Whitney, director of SMC's GP Directorate. "He is a servant leader who works tirelessly to foster an effective team reaching across Center, Service and OSD boundaries to deliver mission success."