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2020 Senior Banquet

Thursday, May 14, 2020 • 6:00 p.m.

Airing on livestream.com/mma  

Banquet Program

Welcome
Brigadier General Richard V. Geraci, U.S. Army (Ret), MMA President

MMA Alumni Association
Gary Stewart ’72

Senior Cadet Introductions
Colonel R.L. Grabowski, USMC (Ret), MMA Commandant 

Final Commissions and Alumni Gifts
Colonel R.L. Grabowski, USMC (Ret), MMA Commandant 

Toasts
Cadet Devonte Knight
Cadet John Murphy 
Cadet Maxwell Dawson 

President's Toast
Brigadier General Richard V. Geraci, U.S. Army (Ret), MMA President

Invocation
Cadet Zane Jewell

Dinner

Senior Video

Class Chronicle
Cadet Michael Naughton

MMA Alumni Association Address
Hunter Jenkins ’85, Alumni Association President

Presentation of Awards & Delta Phi
Associate Director of Admissions Gary Stewart '72
Assistant Dean Jaime Schutte
Deputy Commandant of Activities and Support Rick Dehlinger
Senior Army Instructor Captain Joseph Balvanz
Brigadier General Richard V. Geraci, U.S. Army (Ret), MMA President

Singing of Old MMA 
Cadet John Murphy

Benediction
Cadet Derek Nguyen

Senior Class Officers

Class President
DeVonte Knight

Class Vice President
Derek Nguyen

Class Secretary
John Murphy

Class Treasurer
Zane Jewell

Class Representative
Maxwell Dawson

Senior Class Advisors

Cheryl Morris
Lawrence McClarey
Liam Collins
Scott Nelson
Ryvette Brown
Joseph Balvanz
Christopher Scarlet
Leah Averitt

Class of 2020

Robert Downing Abbott
Austin, Texas

William Harris Baker
Flower Mound, Texas

William Rolland Barber
Tyler, Minnesota

Ethan Taiki Blitz
Los Angeles, California

Sergio Castelo
Nogales, Arizona

Dongyang Chen
Beijing , China

Prince Benjamin Chukwuebuka Oghenetega Chukwumah
Lagos, Nigeria

Maxwell Rubin Dawson
Fayetteville, Arkansas

Kevin Richard Dowling 
Omaha, Nebraska

Collin Joseph Eastman
Kewanee, Illinois

Prince Oghenetega Emmanuel Francis Edeimu
Lagos, Nigeria

William Cadesman English
Saint Louis, Missouri

Samuel Mark Feldmann
Denver, Colorado

Joshua Eduardo Figueroa
Flores Ramos Arispe, Coahuila, Mexico

Lucas Vincent Fix
Saint Peters, Missouri

Ayden Anthony Garcia
Hazelwood, Missouri

Luis Emilio García Chavez
San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Kenny Gisa
Sandvika, Akershus, Norway

WrayVauze Le’Vango Givens
Mexico, Missouri

Joshua John Goss
San Diego, California

Patricio Grünberger
Castillejos Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico

Charles William Gustafson
Saint Charles, Missouri

Chia-Wei Hsu
Taipei, Taiwan

Thomas Charles Huckins
Elko, Nevada

Zane Allen Thomas Jewell
Bloomington, Illinois

Calvin Keith Kabalisa
Kigali, Rwanda

Erickson Nziza Kagame 
Kigali, Rwanda

Ruby Kagaragwa
Kampala, Uganda

DeVonte Jamal Knight 
Chicago, Illinois

Daniel Kostenko
Wheeling , Illinois

William David Lockwood
Chesterfield, Missouri

John David Murphy
Kansas City, Missouri

Michael Patrick Naughton
Saint Louis, Missouri

Derek Nguyen
Saint Louis, Missouri

Unubold Otgonsukh
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Diego Pérez Solbes
Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico

Grant Samuel Perris
Chachersk, Belarus

Bruno Andreazzi Pozzani
São Paulo, Brazil

Ayush Raheja
Plymouth, Minnesota

Roberto Jaime Rodriguez
Miguel Aleman, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Jaden Michael Rogge
Saint Peters, Missouri

Noah Evans Royse
Dallas, Texas

Ziad Hossam Sabry, Jr.
Giza, Egypt

Garry Zachary Siccardi
Fort Smith, Arkansas

Gunner Lance Stugart 
Cottleville, Missouri

Mauricio Treviño Sandoval
Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico

Marco Antonio Vega Piñero
León, Guanajuato, Mexico

Landen Jerach Whitehead
Marion, Illinois

Michal Marian Wilk
Sarasota, Florida


Missouri Military Academy empowers young men to unlock their potential through a program of academic excellence, character, social development and leadership training within a structured environment.

Motto: Love, Honor, Truth


President: Brigadier General Richard V. Geraci, USA (Ret)
Commandant: COL R.L. Grabowski, USMC (Ret)
Academic Dean: Mr. Mike Harding, MA, BA (Hons), PGCE
Athletic Director: Dr. Ryan Nowlin
Director of Enrollment Management: LTC Greg Seibert (MMA)