Tag Archives: Alumni

TROY alumni protecting endangered species from the skies

May 5, 2017
By Savanah Weed

In response to the expanding, global epidemic of poaching, a group of TROY alumni have created an organization to help park rangers and wildlife reserves protect themselves and endangered animals.

Wildlife Aviation Group, founded by Bryan Wallace (’87) and John Schaper (’86), aims to become the leading provider of aerial conservation services, defending endangered wildlife and…

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Medal of Honor recipient helping Special Forces members attend college

April 14, 2017
By Clif Lusk

TROY alumnus and Medal of Honor winner Bennie Adkins wants to serve today’s Special Forces in a way that will help them transition to civilian life.

The former Green Beret and retired command sergeant major in the U.S. Army Special Forces spent three tours of duty in Vietnam, serving in some of the most active…

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TROY alumni featured on tonight’s episode of HGTV’s “Home Town”

March 21, 2017
By Clif Lusk

A TROY alumni couple and their family have managed to relocate to a new town, buy and renovate a historic home, launch a campaign for the city council and appear on a new television series on HGTV.

And home school their children.

Kelvin (’02) and Kristen (’13, ’14) Robinson are featured on HGTV’s “Home Town,”…

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