4:45 PM Academy Photos (Midshipmen/Cadets)
5:00 PM Registration and Cocktails (Cash Bar)
Family and Individual Photos
6:00 PM Opening Ceremonies
7:00 PM Dinner and Guest Speaker
9:00 - 11:00 PM Dancing
11:00 pm - 1:00 am Casino Night
Sue Ross is a 1983 Air Force Academy graduate, retired Air Force colonel, and pilot with over 3,000 flying hours in four different aircraft. She has commanded a pilot training squadron and an air refueling group and was deployed as vice wing commander of the U.S.’s largest flying wing during Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. She is currently owner of Sierra Consulting, a company that provides speechwriting, writing training, and other writing services to a variety of corporate, government, and non-
profit clients. Sue is an adjunct faculty member at Colorado Technical University and Pikes Peak Community College, where she teaches English composition, literature, and professional writing. She has authored five books for students who want to attend service academies.
Sue has a master’s degree in English and a master’s degree in National Security Strategy. She is a graduate of Leadership Pikes Peak’s Signature Program and served LPP in numerous roles, including trustee, board president, and interim executive director. She has served on the United States Air Force Academy Board of Visitors, and currently is a trustee with the Falcon Foundation and Cadet Squadron Professional Ethics Advisor. She is also a volunteer with Fostering Hope, an organization that supports foster families, and is president of her church’s council.
Music will be provided by
Ken Hiatt with
Quality Mobile Sound
2057 Cedarwood Place
Erie, Colorado 80516