Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

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

Lost Class Rings

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Honored Military Alumni

Amber Peconga (Gilkey)
Amber Peconga (Gilkey) Class of 1994
Air Force, 10 Years
USAF Active Duty
Arvid Olson
Arvid Olson Class of 1961
Army, 12 Years
Infantry, Dental Corp 91st Infantry Div, USARPacific, 8th Mechanized Infantry Div, 7th Light Infantry Division, 101st Airborne Div.
Charles Ensley
Charles Ensley Class of 1971
Navy, 11 Years
Navy Pilot, C-9, C-130 Now FedEX Captain
Dave Sauder
Dave Sauder Class of 1978
Navy, 12 Years
Served 6 years in the US Navy Submarine Force (USS Pittsburgh) and 6 years in the US Coast Guard (WHEC-33/Duane)
Doreen Jones-Mahoney
Doreen Jones-Mahoney Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years
Joined the Navy - Saw the World: Japan, Korea, England, Italy, Spain, Finland, Latvia, Moldova, Poland, Hungary, Bahrain, UAE, Qatar, Oman, Singapore, Germany, Lithuania, Republic of Georgia, Diego Garcia (middle of the Indian Ocean), Cocos Keeling Island (island off of Australia), Hong Kong, France, Canada, Mexico (just a few border towns) plus most of the U.S.
Erik Kocher
Erik Kocher Class of 1971
Navy, 7 Years
Lieutenant Vertical Replenishment Pilot (H46 Sea Knight) Squadron HC-6 NAS Norfolk, Norfolk, VA Flight Instructor (T34C Mentor) Squadron VT-6 NAS Whiting Field, Milton, FL
Gene White
Gene White Class of 1967
Coast Guard, 4 Years
Enlisted March 1969. Navy Sonar School. Sea duty North Atlantic USCGC Sebago. Land stations New Oreleans and San Francisco
Graham Spearink
Graham Spearink Class of 1999
Air Force, 5 Years
Served during Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. Supported intelligence operations at Beale AFB, CA and network operations at RAF Lakenheath, England. Awarded medals for discovering 93% of targets during OIF.
Marine Corps, 5 Years
I went into the Marines in 1974, and was very fortunate to have served with many great enlisted and officers, who helped develope my character, mores, and values. Thanks everyone!
Jim Crossen
Jim Crossen Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years
Commissioned out of Berkely in 1972; 8 years PacFleet duty as an Engineering Officer; 18 years as a Naval Reserve Officer in the S.F. Bay Area surface warfare community; retired in 1998 as an 0-6 (Captain)
Jim Morrow
Jim Morrow Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Flight Engineer Aircraft: UH-1N Iroquois; MH-60G Pavehawk; C-141B Starlifter; E-3B/C AWACS. Operations: Desert Shield / Storm & Calm, Provide Promise, Enduring Freedom (OEF), Iraqi Freedom (OIF), Deep Freeze (Antarctic Support)
Karl Maier
Karl Maier Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years
33 years and still going.
Lee F. Halverson
Lee F. Halverson Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
I enlisted in the Marines after the summer was over. I served several tours in Vietnam, Okinawa, and Hawaii as well as several continental locations. I retired after 20 years as an observer, forecaster and weather officer for flight operations. I worked ten years for CalEPA Department of Toxics as a hazardous materials inspector/regulator. I’ve spent the past ten years with a local CPA doing tax work. Now mostly volunteer time with the Veterans Memorial Building and local veterans’ organizations. I also serve Danville as a commissioner on the Heritage Resource Commission and on the board of the SRV Historical Society.
Marie (Matheney) Shadden
Marie (Matheney) Shadden Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
Commissioned officer after graduation from UC Berkeley. One of first women in the Security Forces career field. Was Chief of Security at Luke AFB, AZ and an Assoc Professor of Aerospace Studies at Arizona State University. Retired as LtCol. See LinkedIn.
Marshall James
Marshall James Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years
Went to college got my undergrad degree and the first year of my MBA.
Mary Kathryn Czaplicki nee Wilson
Mary Kathryn Czaplicki nee Wilson Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years
Entered USAF in Aug 68 stationed Montgomery AFB, Alabama, married '70 in Alabama then to Andrews AFB,Maryland on the outskirts of Washibgton DC. Left the AF in 72 to accompany husband overseas and to start family. Now living in N. Las Vegas, NV
Steve Barber
Steve Barber Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years
Air route traffic control, computer operations for SAC base. Crew member in SAC refueler KC135, Stationed Biloxi Miss, Travis AFB, Osan AIr Base in Korea. Discharged in 1971

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Robin Holmes
Class of '69

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