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“Never Fly Alone: Adrian Herrera”

“Never Fly Alone: Adrian Herrera”

June 19, 2019

I normally start off by trying to give our readers a little bit of an idea about your background. Tell me a little bit about where you grew up, your early years, and where everything started off for you. “I grew up on the Norfolk Naval Base in Virginia. My dad was in the United […]

“A Call to Excellence: Cristian Trenco”

“A Call to Excellence: Cristian Trenco”

June 16, 2019

Tell me briefly about your background and early years. Where did you grow up? “I was born in Argentina, in the city of Mar del Plata, it’s a small city primarily dependent on a large fishing industry. My father owned a mechanic shop, and my mother was too busy taking care of my five younger […]

“Memories of the Fallen: Luke Ryan”

“Memories of the Fallen: Luke Ryan”

June 10, 2019

Tell me briefly about your background and early years. Where did you grow up? “I didn’t actually grow up in the U.S. My parents are medical missionaries – my dad is a doctor and my mom a nurse – and we grew up all over the place. I spent nine years of my childhood in […]

“Sense of Duty: Matthew Ruhnke”

“Sense of Duty: Matthew Ruhnke”

June 7, 2019

I think an appropriate place to start would be at the beginning. So if you don’t mind, tell me a little bit about your background, the early years, where you grew up. Let’s start with that. “Sure, I grew up in Petal, Mississippi – what most people would consider ‘Small Town, USA.’ My childhood was […]

“Nigeria to the Navy SEALs: A Conversation with Remi Adeleke”

“Nigeria to the Navy SEALs: A Conversation with Remi Adeleke”

March 25, 2019

To start off, could you tell me a little bit about your background, where did you go up? What was your childhood like? “So I was actually born in Western Africa; I lived in Nigeria until I was five. My father was a well-known Nigerian engineer and very successful businessman and entrepreneur and because of […]

“Servicewomen on the Front Lines: Amanda Huffman”

“Servicewomen on the Front Lines: Amanda Huffman”

March 13, 2019

Tell me briefly about your background. Where did you grow up? “I grew up in Fresno, California. Although we only moved one time, I went to 6 different schools before I graduated high school. My parents were trying to do the best for me, and my education and the area we grew up in was […]