Joy Schaeffer

United States Military Academy

A cadet at the United States Military Academy at West Point, Joy Schaeffer studies International History and French while training to commission as an Army officer. She plans to write her senior thesis on Franco-American relations concerning Indochina during World War Two. Joy is a Company Commander, sings alto in the West Point Glee Club, and is the leader of the Officer’s Christian Fellowship band. She is also an avid runner and has run two marathons. Joy looks forward to becoming a military intelligence officer and plans to use her Marshall Scholarship to study the role of the international intelligence community in fighting and preventing human trafficking.