Daniel Roy of Slidell, La. recently received a second lieutenant commission into the U.S. Army after completing the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program at The University of Southern Mississippi. ROTC helps train college students to become an officer in a branch of the U.S. military.
Roy graduated from Southern Miss with a degree in interdisciplinary studies, and also received the Distinguished Military Student Award. He will serve on active duty with the Ordnance Corps.
He is the son of Donald and Elizabeth Roy and is married to Stephanie Anne Roy.
For more information about the Army ROTC program at Southern Miss, online visit http://www.usm.edu/armyrotc/; or call 601.266.4787.