Cadet First Class Jordan M. Staff, son of Laurie Staff of Medford and Douglas Staff of Roseburg, and grandson of Kenneth and Gloria Luderman of Medford, was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Foreign Area Studies with an emphasis in Geospatial Science and a minor in Spanish from the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. on May 29, 2013.
He spent a term in San Javier, Spain and also a summer in Chile. He also came home and spent time with North and South Medford high school students informing interested students about the Academy.
He will be spending 15 months at Vance Air Force base in Enid, Okla. for pilots training.
Staff was an honors student at North Medford High School, graduating in 2008.