#VeteranOfTheDay Micah Morningstar


Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Micah Morningstar. Micah served during the Iraq War.

Micah graduated from Texas Christian University in 2006. He served as an intelligence officer from 2006-2010. The units he were apart of include 2-35 Infantry Battalion and 2-37 Infantry Battalion. He deployed to Iraq from 2009-2010 as a battalion intelligence officer and was in charge of local base security. Currently, he is a division sales manager with Ethicon, a medical device company based in Frisco, Texas.

Thank you for your service, Micah!

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Graphic By Kierra Willis: Kierra Willis is a Graphic Communication Major at the University of Maryland University College. She currently has an AAS in Graphic Design and Visual Communications.


Mei-Mei Chun-Moy

Mei-Mei Chun-Moy is a sophomore majoring in History and Public Policy. She serves as a senior editor for her school’s academic and literary journal. She is currently an intern at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.