U.S. Representative Trent Kelly (R-Miss.) is pleased to announce the placement of Mitchell Shettles to the United States Naval Academy Preparatory School in Newport, Rhode Island.
Mitchell, a 2020 New Albany High School graduate, is working toward a career in the United States Coast Guard.
Mitchell has excelled in both academics and athletics. Additionally, he has served as a mentor to younger students, encouraging them to make good decisions with their lives.
Mitchell has also devoted himself to public service, serving as a Fellowship of Christian Athletes rally volunteer and participation in the New Albany High School Special Needs Prom.
“I want to serve my country and am looking forward to preparing for the United States Coast Guard Academy,” Mitchell said.
Congressman Trent Kelly represents Mississippi’s First Congressional District. He serves on the House Armed Services Committee, serving as Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Intelligence and Special Operations. Congressman Kelly also serves on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, the House Agriculture Committee, and the House Budget Committee. This is his fourth term.Mitchell Shettles, New Albany, New Albany High School, Northeast Mississippi, Preparatory School, Rep. Trent Kelly, Union County, United Stated Naval Academy