Meet our Students

Collage of military association events and activities

We have veterans from various backgrounds pursuing their careers in business. If you would like to connect with a current student, please contact the McDonough Military Association at

Trevor Elwood

Trevor Elwood is a former active duty Navy Lieutenant and is currently serving in the Navy Reserves.He is one of the vice presidents for admissions for the McDonough Military Association and is pursuing a career in consulting.

Phil Pastor  

Phil Pastor is a former captain in the United States Army. He served as an artillery officer in the 82nd Airborne Division. He deployed to Iraq in 2017 as a fire support officer.

Mike Brown

Mike Brown is a former captain in the U.S. Marine Corps. He served as the Signals Intelligence Officer and Collection Manager in Iraq throughout the clearance of ISIS, and the Intelligence Officer while deployed to South America. Brown is originally from Troy, Michigan, and is pursuing a career in tech consulting.

Jack Murtha

Jack Murtha is a former captain in the U.S. Air Force. He served in an intelligence officer in unit support roles for the F-16 and F-35, and with Air Force Special Operations Command. As an acquisitions officer, Jack was assigned as a product manager to the National Geo-Spatial Intelligence Agency. He deployed to various forward locations with U.S. Special Operations Command. Jack is originally from Dallas, Texas and is pursuing a career in tech and product management.