The Princeton Army ROTC Cadre is a unique group of professionals with diverse and rich backgrounds and experience. They utilize their talents to lead, organize and train the ROTC Cadets.

David Gunther, LTC

  • Lieutenant Colonel
  • Director, Army Officer Education Program
LTC Gunther is a native of Quincy, Massachusetts who graduated from Stonehill College with a degree in Political Science and was commissioned from...

Robert J Clark

  • Enrollment Officer

Mr. RJ Clark is the Enrollment Officer for Princeton University Army ROTC. He is responsible for recruiting highly qualified students to pursue...

Phone: 609-258-6177

Paul Hesch, CPT

  • Military Science Instructor

CPT Hesch commissioned through Valley Forge’s Early Commissioning Program as an Infantry officer in the New Jersey National Guard. 

John Kirby, MSG

  • Senior Military Science Instructor

Master Sergeant John Kirby was born in Upper Darby, PA.

John Mauro, LTC

  • Assistant Director, Army Officer Education Program

LTC Mauro was commissioned from the Pennsylvania State University in 2003 as a Quartermaster Officer with a branch detail assignment as a Field...

Jonathan Phillips, MSG

  • Military Science Instructor

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Keary Salls, CPT

  • Senior Operations Officer

CPT Keary Salls enlisted in the United States Army as an infantry soldier in 2003.  He served one combat tour as an infantryman in Iraq, OIF 3,...

Zinnia Yoon

  • Princeton University Liaison to ROTC

Zinnia Yoon is Princeton’s liaison to ROTC. In her role, Zinnia helps to facilitate a positive working relationship between Princeton University...