Jarid ETSed after more than 10 years military service as an E-6. He was a full time member of the Indiana Army National Guard for most of that time. He was a vehicle mechanic in the Army working at a field maintenance shop. Now, he’s a mechanic for the US Army Corps of Engineers. He is a volunteer firefighter, a Mason, and most of all a father. He hopes that being a father helps him be a better leader and that being a good leader helps him be a better father.