May 29, 2018
Pietragallo Partner, Pamela Coyle Brecht, had the privilege to attend the 2018 Graduation and Commissioning at West Point, New York, where her son Matthew was a graduate. Her son, Lt. JG Alexander Brecht, USN, a 2015 Annapolis graduate administered the commissioning oath to his brother as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Army.
The commissioning took place at Morgan Farm, the West Point equestrian center, where Cadet Matthew Brecht had participated as a member of the Army Equestrian Team and Mule Riders. After the graduation and commissioning ceremony, Alexander and Matthew presented their mother with their swords from both Academies.