March 5th, 2015 | APSF-admin
Alumnus: Michelle Howard
High School: Gateway
Year of Graduation: 1978
Post High School Path: U.S. Naval Academy
Occupation: Vice Chief of Naval Operations
Admiral Michelle Howard recently became the first woman promoted to the rank of four-star admiral. She was the first African American to achieve three-star rank and four-star rank in the U.S. Armed Forces. The Aurora Public Schools Foundation awarded Admiral Howard as the Outstanding Alumna of 2014.
See what Admiral Howard had to say about growing up in Aurora: