Private Pilot Andre Sanders graduated from the Tuskegee NEXT program in 2016. He is wrapping up his Junior year at Southern Illinois University (SIU) majoring in Aviation Management with a minor in Aviation Flight. Private Pilot Andre Sanders, has flown over 100 hours and is working towards his Instrument Rating and Commercial Certificate. Sanders is working to accomplish these goals by the summer of 2018. Sanders is also highly active in the Air Force Reserve. He was just awarded the Victor Davis Scholarship from Southern Illinois University. He recently had the honor of meeting Tuskegee Airmen Lt. Col. Robert J. Friend (Ret) at the Scott Air Force Base 100 Year Anniversary event. Tuskegee NEXT is extremely proud of Private Pilot Andre Sanders and can't wait to see what the future holds for him.