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Congressman Doug LaMalfa

Representing the 1st District of California

LaMalfa Recognizes Service Academy Appointments from Northern California

Jun 6, 2016
Press Release

Washington DC- Congressman Doug LaMalfa announced today that he will recognize 7 students who received appointments to the United States Service Academies on June 6th, in Oroville. U.S. Service Academy graduates receive a first-rate undergraduate education, equivalent to that provided by a top-tier, Ivy League school, with options to pursue advanced degrees; spend a minimum of 5 years serving their country on active duty as a military officer; and are provided with an education and experience that will provide a world of career opportunities.

“These young men and women represent the best of the North State and should be honored for their commitment to serving our nation,” said LaMalfa. “I know that they will represent our region well, and we should all be proud of their accomplishments.”

Congressman LaMalfa based his nominations on the recommendation of his Screening Committee, which is responsible for reviewing their files, interviewing the applicants and recommending a slate of nominees. The following students received appointments from the Congressman’s nominations:

Christiana L. Jackman- Redding
U.S. Air Force Academy

Nicholas R. Katz- Chico
U.S. Military Academy

Anna M. Lewis- Lakehead
U.S. Merchant Marines Academy

Mason E. Royse- Redding
U.S. Air Force Academy

Kody A. Rulofson- Cottonwood
U.S. Naval Academy

Rory P. Sprague- Chico
U.S. Naval Academy

Wyatt A. Wyckoff- Magalia
U.S. Military Academy

Any student with a strong desire to serve our nation as an officer in the United States Armed Forces is invited to contact Congressman LaMalfa in the spring of their junior year. Please visit his website www.lamalfa.house.gov for his nomination application and instructions. You may also call his Oroville District office and speak with his U.S. Service Academy Advisor at (530)534-7100.

Congressman Doug LaMalfa is a lifelong farmer representing California’s First Congressional District, including Butte, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou and Tehama Counties.