Soldier Spotlight: Getting to know Sgt. Nelson Villanueva Jr.
February 15, 2011
Name: Sgt. Nelson Villanueva Jr., command sergeant major driver, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala.
Hometown: Tampa, Fla. (but born in Bayamon, Puerto Rico)
Joined the Army: October 2006
Basic Training Location: Fort Sill, Okla.
MOS: 88M - truck driver
Education: Attended Hillsboro Community College and Erwin Technical Center, both in Tampa, Fla.
Marital Status: Yes
Activities/Hobbies: Graphic arts, mechanic, drag racing imports
Favorite movie: The Matrix trilogy, Fast & Furious
Favorite TV show: Family Guy, la Comai
Favorite band: Gran Combo de Puerto Rico
Favorite thing about the Army: Lifestyle
What I've learned being a Soldier: Army values
What inspires you to be a Soldier: Being part of the elite team of the United States Army