Rotary global scholar addresses Rotary Club of Scottsdale

The Rotary Club of Scottsdale introduced Lt. Michal Joy Cantrell, Rotary International’s District 5510 Global Scholar, to members and guests during a recent club meeting.

Lt. Michal Cantrell with Rotarian Col. Park Shaw, retired U.S. Army and Infantry Officers Hall of Fame inductee.

Lt. Michal Cantrell with Rotarian Col. Park Shaw, retired U.S. Army and Infantry Officers Hall of Fame inductee.

The Rotary International Scholarship allows for a college graduate to study in an overseas environment.

Currently serving as a Military Intelligence Officer in the U.S. Army, Lt Cantrell is a native of Gilbert and a West Point Military Academy graduate.

She graduated in the Top 3 percent of her West Point class in May 2014. Her interests lie in aervice, Arabic and foreign policy. She used the RI Scholarship to further those interests and to obtain a master’s degree in International Peace and Security at King’s College London’s War Studies Department.

Lt. Cantrell

Lt. Cantrell

While at King’s College she completed courses that addressed law and conflict in international society, international law and war, as well as, war and insurgency in the Middle East.

King’s College is one of England’s oldest and most prestigious institutions.

Visit www.scottsdalerotary.org or call 480-945-6158 to inquire about club meetings, programs, projects and membership for local active and retired business professionals.

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