Name: Chief Warrant Officer III Quincy D. Williams, maintenance technician, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Space Battalion, U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, Colorado Springs, Colo.

Age: 41

Hometown: Princeton, La.

Joined the Army: May 1993

Route to Commission: Basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.; E3-E7; selected for warrant officer July 2004

MOS: 915A -- Unit maintenance technician

Education: Associate degree and a Bachelor of Arts in applied management; pursing a degree in human resource management

Marital Status: Married

Children: Four boys

Activities/Hobbies: Football, track, basketball and weight lifting

Favorite movie: Lonesome Dove

Favorite TV show: Too many to choose from

Favorite band: I like R&B and jazz, but I do not have a favorite band

Favorite thing about the Army: To serve my country

What I've learned being a Soldier: Choose your battle and do your job to the best of your abilities

What inspires you to be a Soldier: My father -- he did three tours in Vietnam