Name: John Latenser
Rank: Battalion S-6 (Communication Officer)
Hometown: Kansas City, Kansas
At MMA Since: August 2019
Activities at MMA: Soccer, Baseball, Photography, Yearbook, Bowling, Broadcasting, Triumph Program (Classes at William Woods University)
Hobbies: Video games and woodworking
Favorite Book: Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin
Favorite Movie: Parasite
Favorite Class: Art because it’s fun
Favorite Food in Mess Hall: Cheesy Canadian fries
Plan After Graduation: Undecided
Why did you enroll at MMA? My other military school shut down.
Why do you now attend MMA? To graduate and be successful.
What is the most important thing you have learned so far at MMA? Dorm room ingenuity.
*Cadet Communications Officer (S6); the communications officer is responsible to the battalion executive officer and has the following specific responsibilities; serves on event staff for planning and conducting battalion training events; keeps company bulletin boards uniform, neat, and up to date; liaisons directly with the MMA Director for Information Technology; schedules all communication requirements for scheduled school events, promotions, and home athletic events; maintain displays and trophy cabinets; working with the executive assistant to the commandant and dean of academics prepares a schedule of select cadets who will serve a morning announcers in Barnard Hall just before classes begin.