Congressman Kevin McCarthy

Representing the 23rd District of CALIFORNIA
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McCarthy Celebrates Local Service Academy Graduates

May 24, 2016
Press Release

Congressman Kevin McCarthy is proud to announce the graduation of eight cadets/midshipmen from the U.S. Service Academies.

 

“It has been a source of great pride to watch these individuals grow and develop into strong young officers these past four years through the benefits of a military education,” said McCarthy. “I commend them for their commitment to service and look forward to seeing what they accomplish as they lead our armed services into the future.”

 

2nd Lieutenant Jason Linderman will graduate from the United States Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science on June 2, 2016.  He is a graduate of Independence High School in Bakersfield, CA.

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After graduation, he will be attending Pilot training at Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma.

 

 

Ensign Alexandria Baker will graduate from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a minor in the French Language on May 27, 2016.  She is a graduate of Stockdale High School in Bakersfield, CA.

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After graduation she will report to the amphibious ship USS Ashland in Sasebo, Japan.  After serving four years as a Surface Warfare Officer, she will earn her graduate degree and be transferred to the Engineering Duty Officer community.  

 

 

Ensign Molly Chandler will graduate from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry on May 27, 2016. She is a graduate of Frontier High School in Bakersfield, CA.

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She will report to the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD to begin medical school. 

 

Ensign Edward Camdon Muncy will graduate from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in General Engineering on May 27, 2016. He is a graduate of Templeton High School in Templeton, CA.

Muncy

He will report to Norfolk, VA where he will serve aboard the USS Ramage (DDG 61) as a Weapons Division officer. 

 

 

Ensign Tyler Donovan Valencia will graduate from the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, MD with a Bachelor of Science in Systems Engineering Degree on May 27, 2016. He is a graduate of Independence High School in Bakersfield, CA.  

 

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After graduation he will be reporting to Pensacola, FL, to begin flight training as a Naval Aviator.

 

2nd Lieutenant Austin Wiemann will graduate from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Operations Research on May 27, 2016. He is a graduate of North County Christian School in Atascadero, CA.

Wiemann

 

He will report to the Basic School in Quantico, VA, to begin training as a Marine Corps Ground officer.

 

 

2nd Lieutenant Nicholas Treiberg graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering on May 21, 2016.  He is a graduate of Centennial High School in Bakersfield, CA.

 

Treiberg

He will report to the Air Defense Artillery Basic Officer Leaders Course at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, on August 1st. In 2017, he will report to his permanent duty station with the 35th Air Defense Artillery Brigade in South Korea.

 

 

2nd Lieutenant Curtis W. Valencia graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a Bachelor of Science Degree in History on May 21, 2016. He is a graduate of Independence High School in Bakersfield, CA.

 

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Upon graduation, he will attend the Engineer Basic Officer Leadership Course until January 2017. In February of 2017, he will report to his first duty station at Fort Hood, Texas, with the 36th Engineer Brigade.

 

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