Ethan Tackett

First State Military Academy

Nomination Statement

“Cadet Major Ethan Tackett’s purpose is to serve and assist others in the community. During his time at First State Military Academy, he held multiple leadership positions from the platoon to battalion level. He has accumulated almost 400 hours of community service. He is currently ranked first in his class, having earned numerous academic excellence awards and regularly made the Commandant’s Honor Roll. Cadet Major Tackett is a member of our National Honor Society and received multiple character and achievement awards as part of our Marine Corps JROTC program. In addition, he participated in our cross country and track teams.”

“First State Military Academy had prepared me to take on my mission in life. All the challenges and tribulations I have faced thus far have made me who I am today. I want to be of service to others to make their lives better. To meet that end, I want to study law to become a lawyer to represent those who cannot represent themselves. I will be attending Michigan State University in the fall to study Pre-law.”