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Sam Rayburn HS JROTC all Female Leadership Team has the experience of a lifetime at JLAB in Washington D.C.

Sam Rayburn HS JROTC JLAB Leadership Team with the Secretary of the Army Christine Wormuth

Sam Rayburn HS JROTC JLAB Leadership Team with the Secretary of the Army Christine Wormuth
Photo Credit: LTC (R) James DeRose SAI

  • Posted on AUG 4th, 2021
  • Story by: C/CPT Breanna McDermott, Public Affairs Officer
  • 5th Brigade
    JLAB

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Sam Rayburn JROTC all Female Leadership Team arrived in Washington D.C. with aspirations to perform well at the 2021 JLAB Competition. These laser focused cadets earned 3rd place over 40 of the best Leadership teams in the nation. Besides their experiential learning experience, they had the opportunity to meet the Secretary of the Army Christine Wormuth, at the Pentagon. Secretary Wormuth’s discussions with the Cadets emphasized goal setting, work hard, and perseverance to achieve their life goals. These Cadets also met with their Texas Congressional Representative Sylvia Garcia who also gave similar guidance. Meeting with these successful female role models has reconfirmed that the sky is the limit and that nothing is impossible.

Leadership Team:

  • Cadet LTC Emily Torres
  • Cadet Captain Leslie Perdomo
  • Cadet Captain Nayeli Cubas
  • Cadet 1st Sergeant Estefany Ruiz


Additional Images
Sam Rayburn HS JROTC JLAB Leadership Team with COL Steve Smith, Director of U.S. Army JROTC
Sam Rayburn HS JROTC JLAB Leadership Team with COL Steve Smith, Director of U.S. Army JROTC
Sam Rayburn HS JROTC JLAB Leadership Team with Trophy
Sam Rayburn HS JROTC JLAB Leadership Team with Trophy
Sam Rayburn HS JROTC JLAB Leadership Team with Texas Congressional Representative Sylvia Garcia
Sam Rayburn HS JROTC JLAB Leadership Team with Texas Congressional Representative Sylvia Garcia