7/24/2013 11:30:00 AM Military News: Hanson graduates boot camp
Prescott Valley native Tom Hanson graduated from U.S. Navy boot camp in Great Lakes, Ill., as a Seaman Airman.
A 2002 graduate of Bradshaw Mountain High School, Hanson graduated from Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, Calif., with a bachelor's degree in music performance. He also earned a bachelor's degree in business from Grand Canyon University.
Hanson taught band at John Muir High School in Pasadena, Calif., for four years before returning to Prescott Valley where he taught music for two years at all three middle schools in the Humboldt Unified School District.
He is married with two girls and will attend school in Pensacola, Fla. His parents, Rick and Kathy Hanson, and his grandparents, Bob and Carol Hanson, live in Prescott Valley.