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

Bill Bivins
Bill Bivins Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years
Entered the USAF on 23 Sept 1981 and retired as a Chief Master Sergeant on 1 Nov 2006. Served 25 years in aircraft maintenance working the B-52, KC-135 and the B-2 “Stealth Bomber”. Deployed in support of Operations DESERT SHIELD / DESERT STORM, ENDURING FREEDOM AND IRAQI FREEDOM.
Bill Bivins
Bill Bivins Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years
Entered the USAF on 23 Sept 1981 and retired as a Chief Master Sergeant on 1 Nov 2006. Served 25 years in aircraft maintenance working the B-52, KC-135 and the B-2 “Stealth Bomber”. Deployed in support of Operations DESERT SHIELD / DESERT STORM, ENDURING FREEDOM AND IRAQI FREEDOM.
Captain Paul E. Quickenton
Captain Paul E. Quickenton Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Paul entered the Marine Corp in May of 1985 only to leave the Corp due to his untimely death in August of 2007. He left this world only 3 months away from being appointed Major. His final occupation was with MAWTS-1 in Yuma, AZ.
Dave Bloomer
Dave Bloomer Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years
Electronics Technician
David M. Fain
David M. Fain Class of 1981
Air Force, 6 Years
Served three years @ Griffiss Air force base as an Aerospace Ground Tech then I transfered and went to school in billoxi, Mississppi for Avionics Specialist.
Dean Pethick
Dean Pethick Class of 1959
Navy, 4 Years
Served aboard the aircraft carrier uss Saratoga my full time
Don Chapin
Don Chapin Class of 1956
Air Force, 20+ Years
Initially worked as a nuclear weapons electronics technician and team chief. Successfully achieved the Airman Education & Commissioning Program, so was reduced in rank from and E-5 to an O-1. Last ten years worked in Research & Development at Wright-Patterson AFB until retiring in 1977 as an o-3.
Don Chapin
Don Chapin Class of 1956
Air Force, 20+ Years
Enlisted time (10-1/2 years) as a Nuclear Weapons electronics technician and team chief. Successfully worked toward the AECP. Received a Bachelor's and a Masters in Aero Engineering. Commissioned time (10 years) as a Research & Development engineer. Retired in '77. Now working to inform our youth about the military life the recruiters won't talk about.
Donald Mackey
Donald Mackey Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Entered Army September 1965 Graduated Avionics Signal Corps Served 18 months in Vietnam Honorable Discharge 1968
Ed Hunter
Ed Hunter Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 4 Years
USMC Parris Island . USS Nimitz Marine detachment . Assigned Marine Corps 2nd Marine devision 10th Marines . Operation Evening Light Great place to have been from Semper Fi Jack
Frank Kennedy
Frank Kennedy Class of 1999
Air Force, 7 Years
109th Logistics Readiness Sqaudron
Jeff Madison
Jeff Madison Class of 1993
Army, 14 Years
Joined the Army in 1995 as Mechinized Infantry. Deployed to Kuwait in support of Operation Desert Thunder in 1998. Changed MOS to Military Intelligence. Completed two tours in Iraq and preparing for a third tour. My current rank is Sergeant First Class
Joshua Menzies
Joshua Menzies Class of 2000
Air Force, 3 Years
139th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron
Julio Rodriguez
Julio Rodriguez Class of 1998
Marine Corps, 4 Years
26 MEU, COMM
Karen Severns
Karen Severns Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years
Retired 31 August 2010 with 20 years of service. Completed 8 years active Army and 12 years Army National Guard. Deployed to Kuwait in 2004-2005 for one year in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Retired as an E7 (Sergeant First Class).
Matt Diamond
Matt Diamond Class of 1999
Coast Guard, 8 Years
Stationed 3 years onboard USCGC Venturous in St.Petersburg Florida, 2.5 years onboard USCGC Naushon in Ketchikan Alaska, 2 years onboard USCGC Acushnet in Ketchikan Alaska, and currently onboard USCGC Liberty in Juneau, Alaska.
Richard Diamond
Richard Diamond Class of 1987
Air Force, 20+ Years
Command B-1 Bomber Electronic Warfare Systems Superintendent
Richard Diamond
Richard Diamond Class of 1987
Air Force, 20+ Years
Joined in 1987, currently a Master Sergeant stationed at Langley AFB, VA as the Command B-1 Bomber Electronic Warfare Systems Superintendent. Deployed in 2003 and 2004 in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Worked Electronic Warfare System on the B-1 and B-2 Bombers at McConnell AFB KS, Whiteman AFB MO, Dyess AFB TX and Langley AFB VA.
Stephen Diamond
Stephen Diamond Class of 1996
Navy, 20+ Years
Currently serving on board fast attack submarine USS COLUMBIA as the 3M Chief. I am currently stationed at Pearl Harbor Submarine Base Hawaii

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