Ropes Independent School District, Alumni Spotlight – Marcus McNabb
Marcus McNabb, son of Danny and Jean McNabb, graduated from Ropes High School in 2000. From Ropes, he went to Colorado Springs, CO, and attended the US Air Force Academy, earning his Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences. Upon graduation in 2004, Marcus was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the US Air Force and sent to Nellis Air Force Base (AFB), NV, near Las Vegas. There he worked on electronic warfare testing of multiple airframes including the F-22 Raptor, F-16 Fighting Falcon, F-15 Eagle, and B-2 Spirit and was also promoted to First Lieutenant.