Senior Master Sergeant Patrick Porterfield
- Name: Patrick Porterfield
- Branch of the Military: United States Air Force
- Time Served: 22 years
- Military Occupation: Communications/Operations Management
- Most Valuable Lesson Learned: Showing up is Half the Battle!
- What He Misses Most: The amazing people I worked with
- Did the military pay for your college education: Yes
- How the Military Prepared Him to Teach High School: In multiple ways really. I learned how to be dedicated to a cause and work hard towards accomplishing goals and objectives. I also learned how to be very flexible in rapidly changing situations.
- Favorite Place from Military Service: Italy