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

Alex Van Wormer
Alex Van Wormer Class of 1978
Navy, 20+ Years
Retire after 21 Yrs in the US Navy. Served in the Atlantic Fleet, and the Sixth Fleet in the Mediterranean Saw action in Beirut, Grenada, Gulf War 1, and more.
Alex Van Wormer
Alex Van Wormer Class of 1978
Navy, 20+ Years
21 Years in the US Navy, now retired from the Navy and working in Washington, DC.
Brian Christ
Brian Christ Class of 2001
Army, 2 Years
Engineer Officer. Served in OIF VI.
Cliff Yerkins
Cliff Yerkins Class of 1984
Air Force, 20+ Years
22 Years served - Retired Dec 2006. Currently in Baltimore Maryland and missing Pittsburgh.
Clifford Yerkins
Clifford Yerkins Class of 1984
Air Force, 20+ Years
22 years retired active duty USAF.
Cynthia King
Cynthia King Class of 1984
Army, 11 Years
US Army Reserves, 99th ARCOM 1986-1988 Officer Commission/ Active Duty 1988-1997 served Ft. Polk, Ft. Lee, Ft. Benning, Ft. Bragg. 5ID (M), USAJFKSWCS, 82d Airborne Honorable Discharge/ Captain
Daniel Donahey
Daniel Donahey Class of 1980
National Guard, 20+ Years
MSgt in the Pa Air National Guard 171 Air Refueling Wing Pittsburgh. Propulsion Element Supervisor.Full time Technition engine manager supervisor
Doug Zaenger
Doug Zaenger Class of 1983
Army, 5 Years
Officer, Corps of Engineers. Served with 3rd Engineer Battalion, 24th Infantry Division '88-'92. Deployed with 18th Airborne Corp for Desert Shield/Desert Storm. Wounded at the end of the ground war/Purple Heart.
Drew Curran
Drew Curran Class of 1992
Navy, 5 Years
US Naval Supply Corps Officer. Currently in the private sector.
Gary C Roberts
Gary C Roberts Class of 1975
Air Force, 13 Years
Active Duty USAF 1975-1979 Cannon AFB NM Michigan Air National Guard Battle Creek ANG Base Battle Creek, MI 1979-1988
Hugh E Schall
Hugh E Schall Class of 1959
Navy, 11 Years
US Naval Academy graduate. Five years as a Nuclear Submarine officer on board the USS Robert E Lee (SSBN 601) Blue. Last tour in Vietnam on USS Tortuga (LSD 26) making landings from the 17th parallel tothe Parrot's Beak.
Jerry O'Shea
Jerry O'Shea Class of 1962
Army, 18 Years
Three years active Viet Nam Era, Fr Bliss. Mental Hygiene Specialist. Then Army Reserve as a 71G (Medical Specialist) Off and on with the National Guard, depending on where I lived. MOS notwithstanding, I ran ambulances in the Guard's artillery and cavalry. Me + half-track = one ambulance. I did a Mess Sergeant gig, too! Can't say as I miss it.
Keith Kelley
Keith Kelley Class of 1984
Navy, 19 Years
Now currently serving as Security Department Head at Naval Hospital Pensacola Florida. Is married to Jennifer Henn and has 3 sons, Patrick, Joshua, and Kevin.
Mark Wallace
Mark Wallace Class of 1977
Army, 13 Years
1st Ranger Bn, 101st Pathfinders, 1st SFG(A) Staff, 2nd ID Engineers, Sapper Leader instructor, and Operations SGT A Co 411 CA (Iraq). Civilian work for Army as instructor to Afghan Military Police Corps.
Michael Braden
Michael Braden Class of 1980
Navy, 14 Years
Honorably Discharged after 14 years . Served in many US Navy Air wings, as a EOD tech, seen action in Grenada, Gulf of Sidrum. Desert Storm. And after seeing much of the world I thought it was time to try something a little safer.
Michael Kelley
Michael Kelley Class of 1994
Navy, 10 Years
Currently a Leading Chief Petty Officer serving on the USS ESSEX (LHD-2) which is forward deployed out of Sasebo, Japan.
Patrick Malley
Patrick Malley Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years
Military Police. Deployed Operation Enduring Freedom
Raymond Bechtold
Raymond Bechtold Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
Recon Team Leader Viet Nam

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