* The New River Chapter presented the National MOAA Leadership Award to Cadet 1st Lieutenant Justin Michael Scarborough at the Ashe County High School.
* Selected by the unit commander, the MOAA JROTC medal recognizes an outstanding cadet in his or her next-to-last year of the program who shows exceptional potential for military leadership, is in good academic standing, is of of high moral character and evinces a high order of loyalty to his unit, school and country.
* Pictured to the right is Cadet 1st Lieutenant Scarborough and New River Chapter President, retired Navy Captain Doug Ehrhardt.
* Mouse over the thumbnail photographs for some additional pictures taken at the presentation ceremony.
- Thumbnail #1 - President Doug Ehrhardt pins the National MOAA Leadership Medal on Cadet Scarborough.
- Thumbnail #2 - Presentation of the award certificate.
- Thumbnail #3 - Cadet Scarborough with New River Chapter officers (L to R), 1st Vice President Charles Knapp, COL, USA-Ret., Captain Ehrhardt, and Secretary/Treasurer Ken Lynn, LtCol, USAF-Ret.
- Thumbnail #4 - New River Chapter Auxiliary member, Barbara Sears, who will serve as an honorary member on a selection committee for our Chapter's future memorial scholarship program to honor Rear Admiral Scott L. Sears, USN-Ret.