Tester Nominates 21 Montanans to Military Service Academies
Senator Announces 2018 Student Air Force, Army, Navy, and Merchant Marine Nominees
(U.S. Senate) – U.S. Senator Jon Tester today announced he is nominating 21 Montanans to U.S. military service academies.
To attend the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, or the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, a student must be nominated by a member of Congress.
“These students represent the best Montana has to offer,” Tester said. “They’ve proven they deserve this opportunity, and I know they’ll rise up to the challenge. I look forward to watching these young men and women grow and become the next generation of military leaders.”
Tester nominated the following students based on their academic accomplishments, extracurricular activities, and a demonstrated commitment to serving and leading in the United States military.
Montana students who are interested in applying to a military academy can request a nomination from Tester HERE.
Senator Jon Tester’s 2018 military academy nominations:
• Mackenzie Dethman: U.S. Air Force Academy
• Aiden Reinhardt: U.S. Military Academy
• William Cunneen: U.S. Military Academy
• Nathan Palmer: U.S. Naval Academy
• Dylan Sutton: U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Naval Academy
• Gabriel Bennett: U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Military Academy
• Travis Petersen: U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Military Academy, Merchant Marine Academy
• Kamrin Rosling: U.S. Military Academy
• Cameron Holston: U.S. Air Force Academy
• Rakiah Grende: U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy
• Lincoln Jones: U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy
• Shelby Petersen: U.S. Military Academy
• Madison Edwards: U.S. Air Force Academy
• Cade Insko: U.S. Navy Academy
• Simon MaMahon: U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Military Academy
• Finnian Westenfelder: U.S. Air Force Academy
• Rayna Lasko: U.S. Military Academy
• Berit Bedord: U.S. Air Force Academy
• Shane Vomund: U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
• Devan Fishell: U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Naval Academy
• Tyler Dunnagon: U.S. Naval Academy