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Lieutenant Colonel Cassady entered the Marine Corps from Stratford, New Jersey in October 1970 through the Platoon Leaders Class program. He is a 1968 graduate of Sterling High School, Somerdale New Jersey and a 1973 graduate of Glassboro State College with a B.A. degree in Biology. Lieutenant Colonel Cassady is a three time ground combat veteran. Lieutenant Colonel Cassady’s combat decorations include two awards of the Bronze Star and the Combat Action Ribbon. Additionally he holds the following decorations: Legion of Merit (Gold Star), Meritorious Service Medal (2 Gold Stars), Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (Gold Star),and numerous unit, campaign, and service decorations reflecting his worldwide service and operational experience. Lieutenant Colonel Cassady is married to Kayla Pagel, Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army (RET). Lieutenant Colonel Cassady is in his 12th year of service to Mandeville High School. My classroom policy is that student progress is paramount. Directives, rules and procedures will be taught and followed as part of a miltary regimen in the classroom. We are a team, cadets will watch out for one another and report as necessary to ensure idividuals understand that they are included.