FORT HOOD, Texas, Dec. 16, 2004 – You can usually find Adrianne Moody at Smith Middle School working as the secretary to the assistant principal.
Originally from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Moody lived many places as a military spouse including Germany, Fort Stewart, Ga., Fort Polk, La., and Fort Knox, Ky. She has been at Fort Hood five years.
Moody is excited to be a part of the new brigade and is looking forward to establishing cohesive system of family support.
|"I've experienced many cultures and things that I wouldn't have a chance to experience otherwise," said Adrianne Moody
"This is an honor to have a positive place in history," Moody said. "When you're new and fresh you get to set the tone.
Moody says she enjoyed many things during her 21 years as an Army spouse especially the travel opportunities and learning about different cultures.
Moody's favorite duty station was Buedigen, Germany.
"We lived on the economy, so I got to mingle with the locals and experience the total culture," Moody explained.
Putting her career on hold in support of her husband's career was a significant challenge for Moody.
"Constant moves make it difficult," Moody said. "I want to go back to school to become a social worker. This has always been my goal."