JROTC Awards For 2011
Each year our chapter presents a MOAA medal, a certificate, and a monetary award to a JROTC Cadet at seven Pasco County High Schools. The award recognizes leadership as well as academic achievements. Again this year we also presented awards for the Reserve Officers Association (ROA) at the same High Schools recognizing Cadet leadership achievements. This year’s project is as listed below.
Below the project listing see pictures of some of the presentations.
Mitchell HS MOAA Cadet Ryan Castello
ROA Cadet Kyle Myers
River Ridge HS MOAA Cadet 1st Lt Alex Bianchi
ROA Cadet Col Graig Morocco
Zephyrhills HS MOAA Cadet Heather Benda
ROA Cadet Tim Fielder
Ridgewood HS MOAA Cadet Fatima Baterna
ROA Cadet Anthony Santiago
Hudson HS MOAA Cadet S/Sgt Travis L. Fussell
ROA Cadet Pfc Kayla J. Weakland
Gulf HS MOAA Cadet CPO Rebekah Wills
ROA Cadet CPO Krystene Wills
Pasco HS MOAA Cadet Ashley Johnson
ROA Cadet PO2 Cynthia Rodriguez
In the first picture below you will see Chapter President Bob Wiggins as he presented the MOAA medal, certificate, and check to Cadet Ryan Castello; and the ROA medal to Cadet Kyle Myers. In the picture are, L to R: LTC Wiggins, Cadet Castello, Cadet Myers, and Gunnery Sgt Jones. That presentation was on April 22, 2011 at Mitchell High.
In the next set of pictures you will see Chapter Vice President Ralph Anderson as he made the following presentations at Pasco High: first, the MOAA medal, certificate and check to Cadet Ashley Johnson; then the ROA medal to Cadet Cynthia Rodriguez.
Shown below is Chapter President Bob Wiggins as he presented the MOAA medal, certificate, and check to Cadet Heather Benda at Zephyrhills High.