Vance Across America
Who is Vance? I was born July 11, 1984 at Santa Rosa hospital in San Antonio, Texas to a family of five. In 2003, after graduating from high school, I left San Antonio to accept an appointment to attend the United States Naval Academy. In 2007 I received my degree in Oceanography and a commission in the United States Navy as a Surface Warfare Officer. My assignments have included USS KAUFFMAN, USS CHOSIN, Naval Post Graduate school, USS SHOUP, and Destroyer Squadron 2. My last official day in the Navy will be April 30, 2018.