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Faces of Moody

Airmen do amazing things every day and each Airman has a story. Faces of Moody is a series that will highlight Moody Air Force Base Airmen who are vital to mission success. Each week a portrait paired with a short story or quote, will provide a glimpse into the lives of Moody's unique Airmen ... one story at a time.


Tech. Sgt. Myisha Marks

"I've been to nine different bases but what has been most memorable was my time coaching basketball. I played until I got hurt then I picked up coaching. I started coaching the men's basketball team in 2009. I was the first female African American coach at Spangdahlem. They always doubted that I could coach a men's basketball team but every time we went to a tournament we won. The first year we got to Moody I coached my son's team but I had to quit because I was worried I was being too aggressive and competitive."

(U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Myisha Marks from the 23d Wing Equal Opportunity office)