Colonel Kara Ayn Gormont is the Commander, 15th Medical Group, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. The 15th Medical Group provides outpatient healthcare to the Hickam community and maintains operational ready forces through wellness and primary healthcare. Colonel Gormont is responsible for providing medical and dental services for 14,800 beneficiaries and directs 278 personnel. She oversees a 35 million dollar infrastructure, operations, and maintenance budget. In addition she ensures quality healthcare services for 90,000 visits, 22,000 dental visits and over 125,000 pharmaceutical distributions annually.