Rear Adm. Yvette M. Davids has an impressive resume. Graduate of the Naval Academy and the Naval War College. First Hispanic woman to command a Navy warship. Commander of the Nimitz Carrier Strike Group. High-level jobs ashore, including chief of staff of the U.S. Southern Command. And now, the first woman nominated to serve as the academy’s superintendent in its 178-year-history.
First woman picked to lead Naval Academy won’t be able to solve problem of sexual assaults. But you can bet she’ll try.
April 25, 2023