WPS of the Space Coast Founders Day 2021
50 members of the West Point Society of the Space Coast (WPSSC) gathered together on Saturday March 20, 2021 to celebrate Founders Day and meet distinguished speaker, the former Secretary of the Air Force, the Honorable Michael Wynne ’66. The semi-formal event was held at the Holiday Inn Viera in Melbourne, Florida. After the Benny Haven’s, the event formally opened with the Presentation of the Colors by the Viera High School Army JROTC Color Guard, followed by the traditional toasts and a wonderful dinner, attendees enjoyed an entertaining and informative speech by the guest speaker. Oldest grad in attendance, Dr. David Thomas’57 and the Youngest Grad, John Palazzolo ’90, both made brief remarks and then shared the responsibility of cutting the WPSSC Cake with a cadet sword. The evening ended with a moving rendition of the Alma Mater led by the outstanding video provided by the West Point Glee Club and the US Army Band.
Photo: The Honorable Michael Wynne ’66