Collins Congratulates Gainesville Senior on Acceptance to Air Force Preparatory School

Feb 24, 2020
Press Release

GAINESVILLE, Ga. – Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.) today congratulated Gainesville High School senior Taylor Sturdivant on her acceptance to the U.S. Air Force Academy Preparatory School.

“Taylor exhibits the passion and drive necessary to serve our country, and her decision to follow her family’s legacy of serving in the armed forces makes her own commitment to service even more meaningful,” said Collins. “I am honored to recommend such an excellent candidate and I look forward to seeing her career unfold at the U.S. Air Force Academy Preparatory School.”

Taylor Sturdivant, daughter of Chere Rucker, will attend the U.S. Air Force Academy Preparatory School. She will join her brother, Cameron Sturdivant, who currently attends the academy and her brother, Donavan Moss, who graduated from the academy in 2018 and currently serves as a cyber warfare officer. As one of the top students in her class, Sturdivant has maintained a 4.1 GPA while demonstrating strong leadership through her involvement in the National Honor Society, National Beta Club and student government. The Gainesville senior also speaks Chinese and participates in track and field and cross country.