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

Andrew Branning
Andrew Branning Class of 1988
Air Force, 16 Years
6 years on active duty, and still in the reserves. Tours done in Louisiana, Colorado, England, & Saudi Arabia.
Attila Barandi
Attila Barandi Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years
Pilot for rotary-wing (UH-1, OH-58, TH-55) and fixed-wing (OV-1, C-12C, F, RC-12K, RC-12N, U-21). Desert Storm, Bosnia-Hercegovina, Kosovo campaigns.
Benjamin C. King
Benjamin C. King Class of 2006
Air Force, 1 Years
Serving at Andersen AFB, Guam as a Security Forces member.
Bob Kraus
Bob Kraus Class of 1987
Air Force, 17 Years
I've been in the Air Force for almost 18 years since graduating from the Air Force Academy in 1991. I'm currently stationed at Virginia Tech completing a PhD before heading to Colorado Springs to teach again in 2010. I started out flying C-141's, then following Test Pilot School, flight testing the C-130J.
Curt Lucas
Curt Lucas Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Desert Storm
Curt Lucas
Curt Lucas Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 1 Years
Desert Storm
David Gregg
David Gregg Class of 1990
Marine Corps, 4 Years
USMC Security Forces/ Infantry
Earnest Tyrone Powers(Terry)
Earnest Tyrone Powers(Terry) Class of 1977
Army, 4 Years
Served w/25th Inf.Div.35th Inf B Co. Awarded 3 Army Achievement medals, the Army Accommodation medal, Good Conduct medal & the Over Seas ribbon.
Elaine Elek Matej
Elaine Elek Matej Class of 1970
Army, 12 Years
Head Nurse in the 145th MASH, Nuclear, Biological, Chemical Warfare instructor, Range Officer
Jeremy Pozderac
Jeremy Pozderac Class of 2002
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Heavy Equipment Operator CSSC 147 LSE (-) Co. Camp Pendleton, CA
Jim Sussmann
Jim Sussmann Class of 1991
Air Force, 20+ Years
10 years active duty as a USAF and 12 years in the reserves in Pittsburgh, PA as a CMSgt. Currently, reside in Ohio and work for the FBI.
Karen Siler Cardo
Karen Siler Cardo Class of 1983
Army, 3 Years
Flute/Piccolo Player - Admin. Assistant
Kathleen Wynne McDonald
Kathleen Wynne McDonald Class of 1971
Navy, 3 Years
1973 to 1976 Naval Station 32nd Street, San Diego, California, Ford Island, Hawaii, Naval Air Station, North Island (part of Coronado Island in Sand Diego Bay), California
Kathleen Wynne McDonald
Kathleen Wynne McDonald Class of 1971
Navy, 3 Years
1973 - 1976
Matthew Robinson
Matthew Robinson Class of 2001
Army, 6 Years
Enlisted into the Guard in 2003 as a tanker. Got commisioned in 2005 from the Kent State University ROTC program. Spent most of my time so far at Fort Benning, GA. Enjoyed my first company command there and I am currently at Fort Stewart, GA getting ready to leave for Afghanistan in June 2009.
Matthew Weber
Matthew Weber Class of 2000
Army, 4 Years
Operation Iraqi Freedom 2-3
Megan Cuebas
Megan Cuebas Class of 2005
Air Force, 3 Years
Megan Cuebas-Parent
Megan Cuebas-Parent Class of 2005
Air Force, 2 Years
Services, in the Kentucky Air National Guard
Melissa Ray
Melissa Ray Class of 1989
Navy, 8 Years
Hospital Corpsman
Mike Sumodii
Mike Sumodii Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years
Retires after 22 years as a Warrant Officer. Received commission in 1995 in the Military Intelligence Corps. Retired in 2003 and now work for DIA at Offutt Air force Base. I cherish my Buckeye memories and those who had a positive influence.

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