Shortly after immigrating to the United States, George enlisted in the US Army as an Infantryman. He served with the 82nd Airborne Division and was later selected to join the special operations community. Because of his fluency in German, Russian, and Georgian, he primarily worked in small teams supporting the U.S. European Command. During his service, George earned a B.S. in Psychology from Liberty University and graduated summa cum laude. George left the Army in 2018 and is currently pursuing a Juris Doctorate at Harvard Law School as a member of the Class of 2022.