For The Record

Thomas Garrett, ’94 and L’03, was sworn in as a freshman member of the 115th Congress on Jan. 3. He represents Virginia’s 5th District and will serve on three committees: foreign affairs, homeland security, and education and the workforce.

“Having served overseas as an officer in the United States Army, I understand firsthand the threats we face and am eager to get to work to continue improving our relationships on the global stage while protecting the sovereignty and safety of these United States,” he said.