Scott Bousum

Scott Bousum

Scott Bousum

B.A., 2008, History, Scott Bousum

TU alumnus Scott Bousum is a congressional staffer for the U.S. House of Representatives Tactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee of the Armed Services Committee in Washington, D.C.

Bousum said his education in history, specifically in recent American history, spurred his interests in the American political process and the military.

"In my job, I work closely with subcommittee members to authorize procurement and research and development programs to ensure that America's soldiers and airmen are fully equipped to carry out their mission," he said.

Bousum said his well-rounded education provided him the communication, writing and critical thinking skills necessary to achieve success in the policy world of Washington, D.C.