Ryan studied at Lafayette High School. He continued his education at Southeast Missouri State University (SEMO). In his free time, he enjoys playing golf and fishing. Ryan is married and has a 2-year-old son. He lives by his personal mantra, “If you want to achieve greatness, stop asking for permission”.
Tony studied at Webster Groves High School. He continued his education at ITT Tech. In his free time, he enjoys ice hockey, playing guitar, home projects, and his salt-water fish tank. Tony has a wife and seven kids. Tony lives by high standards that he’s set for himself. For example, he likes to set personal goals, achieve them, and then set higher goals. He believes that this is the way to become successful in life.
James studied at Lafayette High School. He continued his education at Southeast Missouri State University (SEMO). James has been an amatuer radio operator for 30 years. He worked at emergency communications at the VP Fair, 100 Acre Wood Off Road Rally, and Tour de MO. He was also a field communicator for St. Charles County Emergency Management during the 1993 floods. James comes from a family of heroes. His father was in the US Navy, his sister is married to an air force officer, his mother has been a nurse for 50 years, and his wife was a USMC Sergeant. James lives by his personal mantra “Don’t cook your steak past medium unless you like ruined food”.
David studied at Ritenour High School (HOF). He continued his education at University of Missouri-St. Louis. In his free time, he works as a football and basketball official. He also enjoys playing golf and collecting and enjoying good wine. Some of his fondest memories are being a Fantasy Sports Camp A-List Party Invitee, a member of Sigma Tau Gamma Fraternity, and a William C. Morris Fellow. He would also consider himself a technology and gadget junkie. David served in the US Navy. He is married and has three children. He and his wife are patiently waiting for grandchildren. David lives by his personal mantra, “Every ‘day’ you are not room temperature is great ‘day’”.
Thomas studied at Bayless High School. He continued his education at St. Louis Community College - Meramec. In his free time, he enjoys hunting and fishing. Thomas is married to a wonderful woman named Tennie. Together, they have five children and five grandchildren. He lives by his personal mantra, “Plan for tomorrow but live for today.”
Tom Jacks studied at Normandy High School. After high school graduation in 1966, Tom was drafted into the US Army. His career later took him to security, where he spent 50 years in the business. In his free time, he enjoys fishing, shooting pool, and taking care of his koi pond. He has been married to his wife, Rita, for 49 years. Together, they have two daughters. Both daughters are married and have their own families. Tom and his wife have six grandchildren and are looking forward to one on the way.