Local Civil Air Patrol Squadron to Conduct Change of Cadet Command
- RCTC Campus
- 851 30th Ave. SE, Rochester, MN United States
The Southeast Minnesota Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol will conduct a Change of Cadet Command Ceremony on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 7:00 P.M. The event will be held at Rochester Community and Technical College, North Room of the Cafeteria, on the 3rd Floor College Center, 851 30th Avenue SE Rochester, MN 55904.
Cadet Captain Abigail Browning, 17, will relinquish command and Cadet First Lieutenant Elias Petri, 16, will assume command.
C/Capt Browning, a junior at Rochester’s Mayo High School, has been a Civil Air Patrol cadet for over 5 years. Browning recently earned the Amelia Earhart award in December 2017. Her active participation and leadership has helped the squadron and wing flourish, and she continues to seek out opportunities to expand her skills and experiences.
C/1Lt Petri is a junior at Minnesota Connections Academy and is enrolled in RCTC’s PSEO program with a 4.0 GPA. Within Civil Air Patrol, Petri has attended numerous state and region level events, including encampment, Emergency Services Exercises, Minnesota Leadership Academy, and the North Central Region Honor Academy. Outside of Civil Air Patrol, Petri is an avid musician and nationally competitive swimmer.
A brief reception and light refreshments will follow the ceremony.