Civilian Spotlight: Getting to know Abby R. Brandon
January 4, 2012
Name: Abby R. Brandon, program analyst, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Huntsville, Ala.
Hometown: Amite, La.
Years of federal service: More than seven years
Education: Bachelor of Science in psychology from Athens State University
Marital status: Married to high school sweetheart
Children: Only furry ones: two house rabbits and a Sheltie
Activities/hobbies: Soccer, rabbit rescue, cooking
Favorite movie: Breakfast at Tiffany's
Favorite TV show: The Big Bang Theory, Friends
Favorite band: The Rolling Stones, and although this isn't a band, Frank Sinatra
Favorite thing about working for the Army: Supporting our Soldiers and meeting many wonderful people
What made you want to work for the Army: I grew up in a military family, so I have always had a sense of pride and respect for our armed forces.