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

Bryan Crosson

Bryan Crosson is a former captain in the U.S. Marine Corps. Crosson served as a ground intelligence officer for more than seven years and was deployed to Afghanistan as an advisor to the Afghan National Security. He is pursuing a career in consulting and tech.

Mike Hagan 

Mike Hagan is a former active duty Army captain, Afghanistan veteran, and ranger school graduate from the 82nd Airborne Division. Hagan currently is serving in the Army National Guard. He is one of the vice presidents for admissions for the McDonough Military Association and plans to pursue consulting or general management after graduation.

John Leatherman

John Leatherman is an active duty Army officer attending Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business under the Army’s ACS program. As an infantry officer, Leatherman spent 10 years in various Army units throughout North Carolina, Georgia, and Colorado. As an MBA student, he is actively involved in the McDonough Military Association and the Adam Smith Society.  Following completion of the MBA program, he will return to the operational force.

Varun Premkumar

Varun Premkumar is a former captain in the U.S. Marine Corps. He served as a EA6B naval flight officer and a forward air controller. He has deployed three times – twice to the South Pacific and once to support operations in Africa. Premkumar is originally from Richmond, Virginia, and is pursuing a career in consulting.