Sawyer Clark is a native of Salem, Oregon, where he grew up on his family’s farm. After graduation high school, Sawyer spent one semester at Colorado State University and then transferred to Pepperdine University where he finished his degree and commissioned through UCLA’s Army ROTC Battalion. He commissioned as an Intelligence Officer and served ~3 years at Fort Benning, GA. While at Fort Benning, Sawyer started an eCommerce business, through which he uncovered his passion for business. In 2017 Sawyer separated from the Army and moved to Seattle to work for a small private equity firm. A year later, he was accepted into Stanford’s Graduate School of Business and began his studies there in September 2018.