Company: Fox Company
Rank: Cadet Staff Sergeant
Billet: Platoon Sergeant
Activities: Rifle Team & Weightlifting
College Aspiration: United States Military Academy at West Point
Career Aspiration: I aspire to become an officer in the U.S. military.
What have you learned at Marine Military Academy? MMA has taught me how to be a good leader and has instilled in me a set of morals and values that I will never forget and will always live by.
How has Marine Military Academy changed you? MMA has made me a more mature, responsible and reliable person. MMA has brought out the motivation in me to do my best in everything I participate in that I never had before.
What do you like best about Marine Military Academy? What I like best about MMA is the cultural diversity. Being around kids from 24 different states and seven different countries has given me the opportunity to make lifelong friends.
Any last words? It is amazing how far I've come along thanks to MMA. I still remember my first semester here back in 2016. I was lost and didn't trust myself. Now, thanks to MMA, I am a confident and motivated young man.
Past Featured Cadets
Giancarlo Betti Hernandez, Class of 2018
Alan Said Maccise, Class of 2019
Maxim Pepper of Austin, Texas, Class of 2018
Cal Horton of Fort Worth, Texas, Class of 2018
Philipp Slivko of Moscow, Class of 2017