Name: Staff Sgt. Marcus Donnell
Unit and Job Title: 319th Recruiting Squadron enlisted accessions recruiter
Hometown: Killeen, Texas
Why I Serve? I serve to be a role model for my wife and son and make them proud.
Best Air Force/Army memory: My best Air Force memory was my deployment to Al Dhafra Air Force Base, United Arab Emirates. My overall progression, both personally and professionally, as well as the people I met, will stick with me forever.
How does the nominee contribute to your unit’s mission?
Staff Sgt. Marcus Donnell serves the 319th Recruiting Squadron by inspiring, engaging and recruiting the next generation of America’s Airman and Guardians.
Operating out of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, his area of responsibility covers roughly 670 square miles. Sergeant Donnell was named the 319 RCS Rookie Recruiter of the Year in 2020, and he and his wife recently welcomed their first child last October. (Master Sgt. Sean Bilodeau)