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Featured Firstie

  POSTED ON: Friday, August 30, 2019 8:13 AM by

This week’s Featured Firstie is MIDN LTJG Deon Odom!

Deon in parade  Deongroup

Deon hails form Fayetteville, North Carolina and is a proud member of 16th Company. This semester his billet is the 4th Battalion Conduct Officer.

Deon with family Deon with girl

At the Naval Academy Deon studies computer science, and he was able to apply skills from his major during his internship at Livermore National Labs where he wrote code to help analyze nuclear bombs. Deon’s #1 choice for service selection is the newest commissionable community, USMC Cyber.

Deon with cadet

“I came to USNA to become a great officer like the ones I observed growing up,” said Deon on his decision to become a midshipman.


Category: General Interest, People