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Member named officer of the year

APPLETON, Wis. — Lieutenant Commander J. Brandon Butler has been named U.S. Naval Reserve Junior Officer of the Year. Brother Butler, finance clerk in the Appleton 2nd Ward, Appleton Wisconsin Stake, is assigned to the U.S. Strategic Command in Omaha, Neb., as a tactical development officer. When not on Reserve duty, he is a certified financial planner and vice president of Watermark Financial Services.