JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — A Jackson native is selected as Sailor of the Quarter among her peers at Navy Installations Command headquarters for the third quarter 2015.
Petty Officer First Class Shovkia Caldwell currently lives in Millington, Tenn. with her husband and her three children and is working on her bachelors in social work and her associates in management and human resources at Park University.
Navy Installations Command is responsible for the operations and maintenance of 70 shore installations world-wide and quality of life programs to support the fleet, Navy Sailors, and their families.
Caldwell has traveled to a variety of locations during her career and has served with an aircraft patrol squadron in Jacksonville, Fla., VP-16 War Eagles; at a personnel support detachment at Naval Air Station Mayport, Fla.; a strike fighter squadron at Naval Air Station, Oceana, Virginia Beach, Va., with the F/A 18 aircraft squadron, VFA-87 Golden Warriors, and as a classifier at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
Caldwell also serves as a sexual assault victim intervention advocate and a sexual assault prevention and response program member.