Bulldog in Action: Tech. Sgt. Amanda Roen
By Tech. Sgt. Amie Muller, 148th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
/ Published February 09, 2016
DULUTH, Minn. -- Rank and Name: Tech. Sgt. Amanda Roen
Duty Title: NCOIC Immunization Room Aerospace Medical Technician
Hometown: Duluth, Minnesota
Why is serving in the Minnesota National Guard important to you? I have always been a person who loves a challenge and for me, enlisting into the military was a challenge I wanted to accomplish.
What military moment or accomplishment are you most proud of? My proudest military accomplishment would be becoming an EMT.
What is the favorite part of your job? I love interacting with people and I love making a difference in other people's lives.
What inspires you? My parents inspire me to be the best I can be. I also never want to let anyone down which helps me to excel at my job.
What are your future goals? I am currently a registered nurse at Essentia Health but I plan on attending school to become a nurse practitioner.
What is your favorite part of being a member of the 148th Fighter Wing? Being part of a big family...I love being a part of the wing.