LaMalfa Recognizes Service Academy Appointments from Northern California

Jun 2, 2017
Press Release
(Washington, DC) – Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale) issued the following statement after honoring four students who received appointments to the United States Service Academies on June 2nd in Oroville, CA.
LaMalfa said: “U.S. Service Academy graduates receive a first-rate undergraduate education equivalent to that provided by a top-tier, Ivy League school – not to mention the invaluable experiences gained from active duty military service. Each of these young men have proven to be deserving of this opportunity, and I am proud to nominate these great North State students.”
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:
Nathan Lervold- Redding
U.S. Air Force Academy
Donald Miller – Chico
U.S. Military Academy
Connor Rooney- Redding
U.S. Naval Academy
Walter Wecker- Redding
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 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.