On November 11 each year we are reminded of the sacrifices made by America's veterans. Thank you to the veterans on the staff and faculty of Dreher High School for keeping us safe.
Rafael Douglas, School Resource Officer.
Officer Douglas was a Sergeant First-Class in the US Army and served from 1982 to 2003.
A. H. Dunn, Senior Naval Science Instructor
Commander Dunn, reports, "I am a thirty year veteran of the U, and I retired September 1 2019. I served from Desert Storm and Shield, Operation National Resolution, Operation Iraqi Sovereignty, through Operation New Dawn. I am a qualified Navy parachutist and diver. I have served everywhere from ships to the Secretary of Defense's staff where I managed an $9.2 billion a year portfolio in Foreign Military Sales to Japan, Singapore, Brunei, Malaysia and Indonesia. I qualified as a US Navy Logistics operational officer, Foreign Affairs Officer, Navy Parachutist, Navy Diver and other combat qualifications."
Samuel Gibbons, Social Studies Teacher.
Mr. Gibbons was a sergeant in the US Marine Corps and served from 2009-2015.
James Harris, NJROTC Instructor.
Chief Petty Officer Harris served in the US Navy from 1993 to 2013.
Daryl Jarvis, PE Teacher and Head Bsketball Coach
Coach Jarvis is a veteran of US Army Reserves E-6 (SSG), member of 414th Chemical Company with Military Operation Specialty (MOS) of 92A. He served in Operation Iraqi Freedom.
O'Shawn McClendon, School Counselor.
Gunner McClendon was a Chief Warrant Officer in the US Marine Corps from October 1985 through February 2006.
Frank Pennix, Instructional Assistant for E20/20
Coach Pennix has been in the Air Force since 2012. He was deployed in 2017.
Ammon "Treigh" Sullivan, PE Teacher and Head Football Coach.
Coach Sullivan was a sergeant in the US Army and served from 1995-2003.