Alumni Veterans: Day 3

It's Day 3 of our week-long salute to our alumni veterans. Veterans, we thank you for your service! #WhitfieldAlumni

August Valentine '05 graduated from Regis University with both a B.A. and a B.S. (2010). He joined the United States Marine Corps in 2013. He has served as an Infantry Officer, Reconnaissance Officer, and Foreign Security Force Advisor. He is a Captain and currently billeted as the Company Commander of Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 6th Marines. August is married to his high school sweetheart, Candace, who he met at Whitfield. Captain Candace R. Valentine serves in the United States Marine Corps as a Judge Advocate and Base Prosecutor. Both are currently stationed out of Camp Lejeune, NC.

Evan Milnor '06 graduated from Georgetown University (2010) and was in the United States Marine Corps for four years. In 2014, he left the Marines for civilian life and is currently Market Development Manager at Honor Technology. He and his wife, Melissa, live in St. Louis.

Ken Suen '06 attended the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and commissioned through Air Force ROTC to serve in Active Duty from 2010 to 2017, finishing as an O-3 Captain, AFSC 64P Contracting. Ken is currently a Senior Consultant with Deloitte Consulting LLP in their Government & Public Services practice, where he advises various government clients primarily in robotic & intelligent automation, data analytics & visualizations, and organizational design implementations. Currently, his clients consist of the Air Force Air Combat Command as they seek to redesign conventional force presentation and generation as well as the state governments of New Hampshire and Maryland as they build software automations to accelerate benefits eligibility claims during the surge period resulting from COVID-19. He also gives back to his local networks as an active leader through multiple non-profits, primarily Fourblock Veteran Career Readiness and Ascend Pan-Asian Leaders organizations. He currently lives with his girlfriend, Tianjiao Han, and their dog & cat, Aura & Vesper, just west of Boston, MA.

If you are a military veteran and have not heard from Laura Lotz about being included in these recognitions, please email

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