A Bath native has been nominated by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand as a candidate for the U.S. Air Force Academy.
Gillibrand, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, announced her nomination for Cameron Roote. A selection committee formed by Senator Gillibrand chose the nominees from a large group of qualified applicants. Decisions were based on criteria including academic record, leadership potential, and overall achievement.
Final acceptance is determined solely by the service academies.