Cadet Battalion Commander
Cadet Lieutenant Colonel (c/LTC) Eric Wasek
Cadet Battalion Executive Officer
Cadet Major (c/MAJ) Kylee Savin
Cadet Savin is from Aliquippa, PA where she attended Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School and graduated in 2013. She enrolled fall of 2013 to The University of Akron with a 3.5 year AD scholarship to the Army ROTC Program. Cadet Savin will graduate and commission as a Second Lieutenant in the Spring of 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain/Operations Management. She will be pursuing an active duty career as an Ordnance Officer.
Cadet Savin has attended the Basic Airborne Course at Ft. Benning, GA and graduated in July of 2015. She has also attended Cadet Troop Leadership Training (CTLT) in Ft. Bragg, NC with the 11th Quartermaster Company and the 1-7 ADA BN.
Cadet Battalion Command Sergeant Major
Cadet Command Sergeant Major (c/CSM) Brandon Jones
Cadet Jones is from Canton, OH where he attended Perry High School and graduated in May of 2013. He joined the Army ROTC program at the University of Akron in the fall of 2013. After being enrolled in the program for one semester he was awarded a 3.5 year scholarship. Cadet Jones will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology/Criminology/Law Enforcement in the spring of 2017. Cadet Jones is pursuing an active duty commission as an infantry officer.
Cadet Jones has been on the Ranger Challenge team for 2 years while also being an active member of Ranger Company and Summit Rifles. In his Junior year he was the 1SG for Summit Rifles as well as the NCOIC for the FLRC events done with the College of Business students.
In the summer of 2016, Cadet Jones graduated from Advanced Camp in Fort Knox, KY. After completing Advanced Camp he went to Fort Jackson, SC for Drill Cadet Leadership Training (DCLT) with the 165th Infantry Brigade. While at Fort Jackson he worked closely with the Company XO and Drill Sergeants to help develop the Army’s future soldiers.
Cadet S-1 Personnel and Administration Officer
Cadet Captain (c/CPT) Nathaniel Wakefield
Cadet Wakefield has been in the Ohio Army National Guard for 5 years. He graduated from Cuyahoga Falls High School in 2010. He attended school at the University of Toledo for two years and then transferred to Stark State College of Technology for two years in 2012. Cadet Wakefield then transferred to the University of Akron in 2014. Cadet Wakefield will graduate spring 2017 with a bachelors in Political Science. He will be pursuing and active duty career as an Chemical Corps Officer.
Cadet Wakefield attended Basic Combat Training at Fort Jackson, SC in 2011. In 2012 he proceeded to Advanced Individual Training (AIT) at Fort Leonard Wood, MO to become a Military Police Soldier (31B). While at his unit, Cadet Wakefield has completed in the following schools: HAZMAT Awareness, HAZMAT Operations, and Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST).
Cadet S-2 Intelligence Officer
Cadet S-6 Information Technology Officer
Cadet Captain (c/CPT) Kyle Turner
Cadet Turner, born in Akron, OH graduated from Firestone High School in 2010. Cadet Turner enrolled in the University of Akron fall of 2012. He did not enter the program until fall 2014. Cadet Turner is currently a Management Information Systems major and recipient of the GFRD Guaranteed Force Reserve Duty scholarship. Cadet Turner is in the 1-145 Armor Regiment C Co. He will graduate the summer of 2016. Cadet Turner will be pursuing and National Guard career as an Signal Officer.
He is the recipient of the University of Akron’s Academic Dean's List.
Cadet S-3 Operations Officer
Cadet Major (c/MAJ) Logan Reinsel
Cadet Reinsel is a Fairless High School alumni. He came to the University of Akron in Fall 2012 pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain/Operations Management while participating in the Army ROTC Program. Cadet Reinsel will graduate and commission as a Second Lieutenant in the Spring of 2017. He will be pursuing an active duty career as an Infantry Officer.
Cadet Reinsel enlisted in the National Guard in October of 2013 and attended Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. He is currently a cadet serving in an Armor Unit in the Ohio National Guard. During the 2016 summer Cadet Reinsel had the opportunity to go to South Korea for Cadet Troop Leading Training where he was with the 46th Transportation Company.
Cadet Assistant S-3 Operations Officer
Cadet Captain (c/CPT) Jonathan Saucier
Cadet Assistant S-3 Operations Officer
Cadet Captain (c/CPT) Marsh
Cadet S-4 Logistics and Supply Officer
Cadet Captain (c/CPT) Jacob Biggie
Cadet Biggie was born in Clearwater, FL and raised in Norton, Ohio and is a Perry High School alumni. He came to the University of Akron in Spring 2014 pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice Tech & Homeland Security.
Cadet Biggie enlisted in the National Guard in January of 2012 and attended Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training for Military Police at Fort Leonard Wood, MO. He is currently a cadet serving in the 583rd Military Police Company. Cadet Biggie will graduate and commission as a Second Lieutenant in the Spring of 2018. He will be pursuing a National Guard career as an Millitary Police Officer.
His awards and decorations include: Army Service Ribbon, National Defense Service Ribbon, Ohio BCT Ribbon and Army Achievement Medal.
Physical Training Officer
Cadet Captain (c/CPT) Peter Nelson
Cadet S-5 Civil Affairs Officer
Cadet Captain (c/CPT) Angelina Miller
Cadet Miller is from Akron, OH where she attended Archbishop Hoban High School and graduated in 2013. Cadet Miller enrolled fall of 2013 to the University of Akron with a 3.5 year scholarship to the Army ROTC program. Cadet Miller will graduate fall of 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education and will be pursuing an active duty career as an Military Intelligence Officer.
Cadet Miller has served as NCOIC, and is now serving as the OIC, of Cannon Crew. She has actively participated in Color Guard, Summit Rifles and Ranger company her first two years in ROTC. She is a large supporter of many volunteer organizations including: Haven of Rest, Harvest Home, Akron Canton Food Bank and many underprivileged child care centers, where she spends large amounts of her time volunteering.
Cadet Miller’s awards include: APFT Platinum Award, APFT Gold Award, Academic Excellence Award, Sharpshooter Marksmanship Award and Dean’s List.