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Prospective Cadets

Send us what school you're interested in, your intended major, and any questions you have, and we will match you with a cadet who can help you through the application process. Or feel free to contact any of the cadets below!

Michael Zhang - Vanderbilt

Michael Zhang


Cadet Michael Zhang is a Senior (MSIV) studying Economics and Mandarin Chinese at Vanderbilt University. He is from Sacramento, California but will be working and living in New York City after graduating. Aside from ROTC, Cadet Zhang is the President of the Vanderbilt Investment Club (AUM: $180k), a member with Vanderbilt Club Tennis, and serves as a Teaching Assistant in the Vanderbilt Managerial Studies Department.

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Ashley Mumford - Belmont

Ashley Mumford


CDT Mumford is a Nursing Major at Belmont University and a Vandy ROTC MS3 Cadet. She is actively involved in Belmont’s University Ministries, University Catholic, and in their various club sports and activities. She also loves being involved in the ROTC recruiting team, planning for MilBall, and leading a joint-ROTC bible study known as “Valor.”

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Christian Brown - Lipscomb

Christian Brown


CDT Brown is an MSIII(Junior) attending Lipscomb University with a Biochemistry Major planning to go to Medical School. He is in the VANDERBILT Army ROTC program but at Lipscomb is involved with BUD Ministries, Intramural Volleyball/Flag Football, Med Club, and Jujitsu Club. If you have any questions about the program from someone who is actually in it, you are welcome to contact me using the information provided below. TRAIN TO LEAD LEAD TO WIN!

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Brooklyn Geida - Vanderbilt

CDT Geida

CDT Geida is a sophomore at Vanderbilt, currently studying Biological Sciences on the pre-vet track. She is involved in our recruiting team and Ranger Challenge; outside of ROTC, She's a mentor in VandyLifts, and a member of Vanderbilt Student Volunteers for Science and the Vanderbilt Pre-Veterinary Society. In her free time, she loves to cook, run, and volunteer at the animal shelter!

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