Jesse Nuese Yaker

Originally from Madison, Wisconsin, Jesse enlisted in the US Army at 19 years old and served in the 82nd Airborne Division as an infantryman and a paratrooper from 2012 through 2016, including a nine month deployment to southern Afghanistan. Upon leaving the service, he spent one year at the Community College of Denver before transferring to Columbia University, where he is currently pursuing a undergraduate degree in Political Science.