Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

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Honored Military Alumni

Anthony Cotton
Anthony Cotton Class of 1990
Army, 18 Years
Army Soldier, still protecting our country
BRADLEY J DUHON Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Bryan Vincent
Bryan Vincent Class of 1984
Air Force, 20+ Years
10 years Air Force Medic, 11 Years Security Forces, 2 years 1st SGt. Desert Storm Afghanistan 2002
CDR Charles B. Caldwell, USN (Ret)
CDR Charles B. Caldwell, USN (Ret) Class of 1951
Navy, 20+ Years
Naval Aviation Cadet Friday 13 Feb '53. Navy wings Sept '54. 20 year career. Banking, Advertising, Sports Official, Public School Teacher, Woodworking. Shriner.
Dennis Romero
Dennis Romero Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
While in the Army, I took basic training at Fort Polk, Louisiana. I then travel to Fort Lee,Virginia for quartermaster schooling and small arms repair. I went overseas and visited Korea for one year of duty. My duties in Korea was a motor pool sergeant and a requisition clerk. In Korea I was stationed at the capital city Soul, Korea. I visited many places such as Enchon, Pusan, one of the most southern cities in Korea. I also traveled North to the DMZ line between North and South Korea. I also did a three-day tour down south of the country. I really enjoyed my tour of Korea. When I left Korea I was transferred to United States Air Force base in Fort Rucker Alabama. I was A requisition clerk for the rest of my tour. I then left the Army and went into the reserves for two years.
John Ledet
John Ledet Class of 1984
Air Force, 20+ Years
Security Forces Training NCO  Revamped training section, increased squadron position certification testing from a low of 83% pass ratio to an overall 96.5%  Created first of its kind computer based testing system. Saving 112 man-hours and $8500 in paper products.  Reassigned to Computer/Intrusion Detection Equipment (IDE) Section as Non Commission Officer In Charge (NCOIC) of 4 person work center 1985-1990 7th Security Police Squadron (SPS) /81MSF/6960 SPS Forth Worth, TX/Comiso, Sicily/San Antonio TX NCOIC, IDE  Responsible for $2.1 millions worth of intrusion detection equipment, provided security for 43 Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities (SCIF).  Procured $234,000 state of the art security system for new $11 million SCIF. Managed 6-person security center that monitored over 1400 security devices.  Implemented training course for new computer system — speeding profitability and automation. 1990-1991 6960 SPS San Antonio, TX NCOIC, Personnel Security  Completed 87 Personnel Security Questionnaires and Background Investigations. Created first of its kind computer database for tracking clearances and update data. Saving 50 man-hours and $550 in resources.  Reduced completion time on SCI investigation by 25%.  Investigated 3 security incidents in half the time required and minimized compromise my developing training material to educate 117 person squadron. 1991-1994 33rd Intel Squadron Panama City, Panama Tactical Escort Flight Leader  Revamped training section, security personnel certified in half the time. Qualification scores new high of 94.5%  Developed Excellence new security personnel training course.  Expert skills as trainer and computer knowledge retrained into Communication/Computer Operator career field. 1994-1996 91 Operation Security Sq Minot, ND NCOIC, Systems Help Desk  Improved customer support from a dismal 43% satisfaction rate to an outstanding 97% satisfaction rate.  Developed first of its kind, three classification level, deployable Intel support system. Hugh success for Operation Southern Watch. Received NCO of the Year honors for squadron and group. United Way of San Antonio volunteer of the year award.  Assigned as NCOIC of three-classification level LAN/WAN. Managed 11-person section. Responsible for $1.7 million computer system.  Volunteered to be reassigned to instructor duty. 1996-1999 690 Information Operations Sq San Antonio, TX Advanced Network Instructor  Developed first of its kind Network Management course. Numerous course feedbacks highlighted best Air Force course and instruction received to date.  Honored as squadron NCO of the Year 2000/2001, squadron and Keesler Air Force Base’s Instructor of the Year 2002, best out of 374 instructors.  Team member of Top Tech. Competition showing who are the best instructors in Air Education and Training Command (AETC) 9 bases. Team placed first overall, #1 in AETC.  Hand selected to be assigned as Training Manager for 7 courses. Position normally held by high-ranking civilian. Honored as Superior Performer, Headquarters AETC inspection. 1999-2004 333rd Training Squadron Biloxi, MS Senior System Administrator  Developed first of its kind Thin Client training solution for United States Air Force. System provides flexibility for training environment with image server deployment. Administrator for 8 different USAF courses. Utilize Virtualization software, VMWare ESX VI3, Server, Workstation and Player  System Awarded Air Force Best Practice aware July 07.  Developing Enterprise “Cyber Campus” network to connect 5 Air Force Training Squadron to one Thin Client/Virtualization solution. Saving multiple millions in development cost for separate courses.
Joshua Levene
Joshua Levene Class of 2001
Navy, 7 Years
Bahrain, Iraq
Martin C. Stevens
Martin C. Stevens Class of 1980
Army, 18 Years
17 yr active duty, currently serving the last few in the reserves. 3 yr as an RTO, Rifleman and Scout with th 82nd Airborne Division. 12 yr as an Army Diver (salvage type) yes the Army has Divers. And a few years as a recruiter. Currently the First SGT for the 399th Tactical Psychological Operations Company , U.S. Army Reserves, in Baton Rouge.
Martin C. Stevens
Martin C. Stevens Class of 1980
Army, 18 Years
Infantryman/scout 82nd Airborne Division. Engineer Salvage Diver.
William Carroll Toups
William Carroll Toups Class of 1950
Air Force, 20+ Years
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Attention all AHS Class of 1973

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