Hometown: Imperial, MO
Service Branch: Army National Guard
Years of Service: 3 years
Duty Stations/deployments: 135th Army Band
Military honors: C1 Advanced Musicianship Award
Major: Music Performance
Campus/Community Involvement: Marching Mizzou Drum major, MSVA Vice President, Phi Mu Alpha SInfonia Music Fraternity
Favorite campus tradition: Everything about Homecoming.
Advice you would give to other student veterans: Don’t let the large campus overwhelm you. You have a place here, both on-campus and in the MU Veteran’s Center, and all you need is to find what makes you work well and run with it. Your degree will be in your hands before you know it.
Favorite Columbia hangout: Gunter Hans.