MMA Honors Employee Service During Review


MMA employees are recognized during Review as a Special Order is read. From left: Greg Morton, accompanied by his wife Beverly, MAJ Dennis Diederich and his wife, Kathy; Martha Bruce; and CPT Jim Ward and his wife, Connie. Not pictured: James Hilderman, Faye Lehnen, LTC Tim Scherrer and CPT Eddie Ratliff.


On Sunday, May 19, the MMA community recognized eight employees who reached milestone anniversaries of service to the Academy and cadets. The employees were honored during a Review and a reception in Stribling Hall, on the campus of Missouri Military Academy.

The following received pins to commemorate years of service that range from five to 30 years:

Mr. Greg Morton, Director of Facilities and Grounds – 30 years

Mr. James Hilderman, Maintenance Technician – 25 years

MAJ Dennis Diederich, Quartermaster, who has also served MMA as Admissions Counselor and Director of Admissions – 15 years

Mrs. Faye Lehnen, Laundry Technician – 15 years

Mrs. Martha Bruce, Laundry Technician – 10 years

LTC Tim Scherrer (USAR), Director of Guidance and College Placement – 5 years

CPT Eddie Ratliff, Residential Faculty – 5 years

CPT James Ward, Residential Faculty – 5 years