Profiles of Bravery

Cadet Simone Askew

2017: The first African-American woman to achieve the highest position in the cadet chain of command

Cadet Simone Askew

As First Captain, Askew is responsible for the overall performance of the approximately 4,400-member Corps of Cadets. Her duties also include implementing a class agenda and acting as a liaison between the Corps and the administration.

  • Simone Askew selected as First Captain

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