UWF to commission 19 new officers into Air Force, Army
The armed forces will gain 19 new second lieutenants and University of West Florida college graduates on Friday, May 4. Eight current Air Force ROTC senior cadets will commission into the U.S. Air Force, and 11 current Army ROTC senior cadets will commission into the U.S. Army.
ROTC is a program that provides the tools and preparation necessary to become military leaders. These students have learned everything ROTC can teach them; now it is time for them to take on the real-world and test their knowledge.
Air Force ROTC Commissionees
2nd Lt. Cazzi Thornton – Active Duty – Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M. – Scientist
2nd Lt. Kyle Barone – Active Duty – Pensacola Naval Air Station, Fla. – Combat Systems Officer training
2nd Lt. James Brock – Active Duty – Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. – Financial Management
2nd Lt. Craig Haggett – Active Duty – Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas – Pilot training
2nd Lt. Michael Dooley – Active Duty – Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla.
2nd Lt. Jonathan Graham – Active Duty – Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla. – Air Battle Manager training
2nd Lt. Kyle Haddock – Active Duty – Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas – Pilot training
2nd Lt. Timothy Calvert – Active Duty – Pensacola Naval Air Station, Fla. – Combat Systems Operator training
Army ROTC Commissionees
2nd Lt. Daniel Austin Bell – Reserve Forces Duty – Signal Corps
2nd Lt. Christopher Allen Fleig – Active Duty – Aviation
2nd Lt. Brian Keith Jernigan – Active Duty – Signal Corps
2nd Lt. Joel Anthony Jopling – Active Duty – Infantry
2nd Lt. Ryan Benjamin Kissam – Reserve Forces Duty – Infantry
2nd Lt. Christopher Chase McKenney – Active Duty – Infantry
2nd Lt. Matthew Sean Pleisse – Reserve Forces Duty – Transportation Corps
2nd Lt. Joseph David Schmid – Active Duty – Field Artillery
2nd Lt. Kathryn Elaine Stonecipher – Active Duty – Medical Service Corps
2nd Lt. John Cole Trueblood – Active Duty – Medical Service Corps
2nd Lt. Gregory Charles Moxcey – Active Duty – Chemical Corps
For more information about UWF Army ROTC, visit http://uwf.edu/armyrotc/ or call 850-474-2323.