Military academy gives title to Henderson native

May. 04, 2013 @ 06:34 PM


Ashley Stewardson, a Henderson native, was recently named a Distinguished Alumnus by the Hargrave Military Academy Alumni Board of Directors. He subsequently walked in the parade during Homecoming festivities at the academy in Chatham, Va., on April 20.

Stewardson graduated from the academy with the rank of Battalion Commander in 1988. He then joined the U.S. Navy, becoming a member of the 1st Ship’s Crew on the USS Abraham Lincoln.

Afterward, he entered the real estate market, acquiring and subsequently selling four successful RE/MAX franchise locations by 2011. He currently works as a natural gas and electricity broker for Options Utility Consulting and IGS based out of Columbus, Ohio.