Lieutenant Colonel Blossom Ferguson
Award: Honoring Our Veterans
Blossom Ferguson is a retired Lieutenant Colonel of the United States Army Reserve and a licensed New York State Registered Nurse and Adult Nurse Practitioner. During her 21 years in the military she has received numerous commendations including Army Achievement Medal (with Oak Leave Clusters), Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, and Armed Forces Reserve Medal. Blossom is also active in the community with the Greater Allen Cathedral of New York, National Association of Black Military Women, Women Veterans Alumni York College, and Life Saver with the American Cancer Society, Queens Division.