U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Kayla Jerido, 86th Civil Engineer Squadron fire protection apprentice, far right, poses with her classmates after graduating from the Louis F. Garland Department of Defense Fire Academy at Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, Jan. 15, 2018. Jerido harnessed her willpower, a lesson she learned at a very young age, during her 68 days of firefighter training. (Courtesy photo)