By Carrie E. David (SMDC/ARSTRAT)April 17, 2013
Name: Capt. Joe H. Mroszczyk, executive officer to the deputy commander for Operations, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Hometown: Tully N.Y.
Joined the Army: May 2004
Route to Commission: One year at the New Mexico Military Institute as preparation for the U.S. Military Academy
MOS: Field artillery (basic branch); FA40 -- space operations
Education: Bachelor of Science in computer science engineering
Marital Status: Married
Children: Two boys
Activities/Hobbies: Skiing, woodworking, golfing
Favorite movie: Braveheart
Favorite TV show: Supernatural
Favorite band: Nirvana
Favorite thing about the Army: The opportunity to work with people who are motivated to serve and generally enjoy what they do.
What I've learned being a Soldier: A positive attitude and motivation go a long way!
What inspires you to be a Soldier: My family. I work every day hoping that I might have some positive impact on their future.