The Savannah Country Day School

Service Through Knowledge and Character

Veterans Day Speaker, Major Rex Steele '04

This Veterans Day, we thanked SCDS alumnus Major Rex Steele '04 for his service to our country and for sharing his reflective and powerful message with our school community. Major Steele is an instructor of American Politics at the United States Military Academy at West Point. MAJ Steele commissioned as a Field Artillery Officer from the United States Military Academy in 2009 and completed a Master’s in Public Policy from Duke University in 2019. He has served in the 101st Airborne Division, the 82nd Airborne Division, and commanded Field Artillery and Cavalry units. He has deployed/served in Combat to both Iraq and Afghanistan, and his awards and decorations include the Combat Action Badge, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal (5 awards), Pathfinder Badge, Senior Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge as well as French jump wings.
With a profound appreciation for you and your service to our country, your fellow Hornets thank you!