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

Crystal Goodman
Crystal Goodman Class of 2000
Navy, 8 Years
Boatswains Mate 2nd Class (Surface Warefare/Air Warfare)
Cynthia C. (Gross) Fishbourne
Cynthia C. (Gross) Fishbourne Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years
I was a communications-computer supervisor serving at Vandenberg AFB, CA; Rhein Main AB, Germany; The Pentagon, Wash. D.C.; Stuttgart, Germany; retiring at Nellis AFB, NV.
Daniel Z'berg
Daniel Z'berg Class of 2000
Air Force, 6 Years
Daniel served 6 years in the Air Force as a C-17, C-5, and C-130 crew chief. His permanent duty locations included McChord AFB, WA, Incirlik AB, Turkey, and Eglin AFB, FL. After completion of his 6 year term, he was honorably discharged in 2006.
Dwaine Patrick Hayes
Dwaine Patrick Hayes Class of 1973
Navy, 4 Years
Served in Vietnam. Worked in Boiler room and contracted kidney cancer from asbestos and Agent Orange exposure.
ET2 Garrett L. Huckabay
ET2 Garrett L. Huckabay Class of 2005
Navy, 2 Years
Nuclear Electronic Technician assigned to the USS Abraham Lincoln. Has done a tour in the Gulf. Currently an E5.
lauren garcia
lauren garcia Class of 2005
Army, 3 Years
it was very difficult at first but then got the hang of it
Marie Milligan
Marie Milligan Class of 2009
Air Force, 1 Years
Loving it here in Germany! It feels like all of my dreams are coming true and faster than I would have ever believed. The best decision I have ever made! I have lived in so many places that I never thought I would. Couldn't be happier!
Michael Burcham
Michael Burcham Class of 1973
Air Force, 4 Years
Basic training in San Antonio,TX Tech school in Biloxi MS Computer maintenance 1yr, Computer Display Maintenance Technician (CDMT) on AWACS in Oklahoma City OK. 3yrs,1yr Reserve duty in Sacramento. I got to travel the world Saudi Arabia, Sicily,Italy, Japan, Sudan Africa, Iceland, Canada, South America, England, Scotland, Philippines Supported Invasion of Grenada. Greatest time of my life serving my country every body should serve for at least 2yrs.
MYLES COLENDICH
MYLES COLENDICH Class of 1995
National Guard, 3 Years
NEWLY COMMISSIONED 2ND LT FIELD ARTILLERY. ASSIGNED TO 1-148TH FIELD ARTILLERY, B BATTERY, REXBURG IDAHO, AS A PLATOON LEADER
Nonie Lee (Bacome) Kinner
Nonie Lee (Bacome) Kinner Class of 1973
Air Force, 8 Years
I was assigned to the Transportation Squadron/Vehicle Operations in the US Air Force (1974-1982). I had the fine opportunity of working with the Protocol Office there providing transportation for the visiting dignitaries. I had two tours at Kadena AB in Okinawa. My last duty station was Grand Forks AFB, ND. Very proud to serve my country. I continued serving by becoming the Protocol Officer at the Naval Surface Warfare Center here in Panama City Beach, FL. I served there for the US Navy for 30 years in civil service. Happy to say that I'm now retired and absolutely love it!!
Robert Taylor
Robert Taylor Class of 1985
Navy, 20+ Years
As a Deep Sea Navy Diver, I am lucky to be a member of one of the best outfits serving the United States Navy. I lived my dream of working under the water andI have experienced more than I could imagine while enjoying my career choice to its fullest.
SSG Richard Merenda
SSG Richard Merenda Class of 1995
Army, 12 Years
Served with the 82d Airborne Division, 25th Infantry Division Hawaii, and served 18 months in Iraq as a Gun Truck Commander and recieved the Bronze Star Medal
Thomas Cummings
Thomas Cummings Class of 1973
Army, 6 Years
Active Duty '75-'78, reserve '78-'81 Helicopter Powertrain technician for 58s, Hueys, Cobras, Chinooks, and Skycranes in Louisiana and Alaska.
William Free
William Free Class of 1982
Army, 14 Years
Special Operations Community
William S. Smith
William S. Smith Class of 2000
Navy, 3 Years
William signed up for the Navy in Jan 2006, he was scheduled to leave in Jun 2006. After having his appendix removed he was delayed again till Nov 2006. Boot camp in Great Lakes, Schools in Florida and then mission on the Theordore Roosevelt Aircraft carrier to the Middle East returning in Apr 2009. Currently still servicing in the Navy.

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Class of '06

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