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

Al (Albert) Miller
Al (Albert) Miller Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served in Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Korea, Philippines, Okinawa, Japan, & Guam. Served as the NCOIC of the Air Cargo Technical Training Course and NCOIC of Curriculum for the USAF Fighter Weapons School. Retired in 1990 as the First Sergeant of the 554th Trans Squadron, Nellis AFB, Las Vegas, NV.
Anthony Popiel
Anthony Popiel Class of 1983
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
Still serving on active duty and currently stationed in Jacksonville, FL.
Bill
Bill Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years
Air Force 67 - 71 Army 76 - 92
Brian Hosier
Brian Hosier Class of 1971
Army, 3 Years
Seved in Thailand in 1973-74 Cryptanalytic Insructor Ft. Devens,Mass.1974-75
Brian Niehm
Brian Niehm Class of 2000
Army, 9 Years
8 years of service at Fort Polk, la, as of June 2009 moved to Fort Carson, Co served 3 times in Iraq 1 12 month, 1 4 month, and 1 13 month currently E-5 and promotable to E-6 SSG looking to make a career and retire in at least 20 years in the army.
Bryan Roesch
Bryan Roesch Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Good times
Dan Miller
Dan Miller Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 4 Years
1974 - 1978
Dreama Bruno-Williams
Dreama Bruno-Williams Class of 1987
Army, 5 Years
US Army
Ed Molnar
Ed Molnar Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
Lt Colonel (Retired)
Ed Sheldon
Ed Sheldon Class of 1980
Army, 13 Years
Tank Commander, First Lieutenant
Harold "Hal" Marsolais
Harold "Hal" Marsolais Class of 1959
Army, 20+ Years
Harold (Hal) Marsolais Birth Date: March 10, 1942 Hal Marsolais is an up-from-the-ranks retired Army officer who completed his military career in 1982. He is a highly decorated veteran of two tours of duty in Viet Nam having served as an infantry paratrooper and helicopter pilot. Topping the list of his awards is the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Air Medal for Valor, and three Bronze Stars. He completed a twenty-two year military career grateful to the U.S. Army for offering him the opportunity to serve and enjoy a rich, full life. During his career he took advantage of opportunities to advance his education and earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in business. He is a Cum Laude graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi and holds a Master’s Degree in Management. He is an Honor Graduate of the U.S. Army Command & General Staff College. Among his academic awards is a selection to Omicron Delta Kappa, the national honors leadership organization. He is an author, lecturer and holds numerous business awards. After his military career he entered the field of association management.
Herbert A. Moore Jr
Herbert A. Moore Jr Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired at 20 years service
Herbert A. Moore Jr
Herbert A. Moore Jr Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years
My first 4 years I was a cook. I then retrained into computer operations for the next ten years. Finally ended up in communications and retired after 20 years.
Jonathan Truffin
Jonathan Truffin Class of 2004
Navy, 3 Years
I'm an engineman in the Navy. I've been in for 3 yrs now with one more year to go. I'm stationed in Guam and I've been to Japan (3 times), Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong(2 times), Russia, Saipan, and the Phillipines. Had some fun but mostly a lot of work and sleepless nights, but worth it.
Kathleen Gonzales
Kathleen Gonzales Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Law Enforcement Specialist and First Seargent from 1985-2005. Currently retired and serving as an Air Force Junior ROTC instructor at the Arlington Career Center, in Arlington, VA.
Kelly Turjan (Reese)
Kelly Turjan (Reese) Class of 1984
Navy, 14 Years
Served in USN for 14 years. Deployed in Desert Storm. Honorably discharged.
LtCol Chad Breeden, USMC
LtCol Chad Breeden, USMC Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
I have served in the Marine Corps for 21 years. I am currrently a student at the Industrial College of the Armed Forces, National Defense University in Washington D.C. Prior to school, I served as the commanding officer of Marine Air Control Squadron 1 in Yuma, Arizona. Following graduation, I will be reporting to the White House Military Office for duty in the operations section.
Matthew Holley
Matthew Holley Class of 1994
Air Force, 4 Years
I was a firefighter for the Airforce stationed at Eielson AFB Alaska. I was deployed to Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and recently Afghanistan. I am currently a civilian firefighter at Wright Patterson AFB.
Matthew Holley
Matthew Holley Class of 1994
Air Force, 4 Years
Firefighter at Eielson AFB Alaska, and currently a civlilain firefighter at Wright Patterson AFB.
Michael A Chrosniak Jr
Michael A Chrosniak Jr Class of 2012
Army, 3 Years
Served a little over a year Reserves, and now I am active, stationed at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.

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