Congressman Mike Pompeo, is a 4th term Kansas congressman. He was born in Orange, California. Congressman Pompeo graduated from Los Amigos High School in Fountain Valley, California. As a teenager, he enrolled at the United States Military Academy at West Point. He graduated first in his class from West Point in 1986 and then served as a cavalry officer from 1986-1991. After leaving active duty, Mike graduated from Harvard Law School in 1994. Mike Pomeo later returned to his mother’s family roots in South Central Kansas and founded Thayer Aerospace, where he served as CEO for more than a decade providing components for commercial and military aircraft.
Congressman Pompeo has now been confirmed as the new CIA director! We are proud to have such an accomplished alumnus and wish him well as he begins this new journey in his career!