Active Service Member Of The Week

Jacob Roth

Sergeant First Class

US Army

Sergeant Roth is the son of Texas residents Bubba and Peggy Roth. He has served five combat tours and currently a member of the New Hampshire Army National Guard Army Combatives Program. Sergeant Roth has more than 15 years time in service and over 9 years of active duty. He was just recently selected for a 2 year active duty assignment with the new Texas headquartered Army Futures Command. His new assignment will have him working out of U.S. Army Garrison Fort Benning, where he will be evaluating new equipment and capabilities for the Army. His selfless service and dedication to the U.S. Army and his Country has earned him the Army Commendation Medal, the Iraq Campaign Medal with 3 Campaign Stars, Combat Infantryman Badge, Parachutist Badge and others awards.

Paris Earle

Paris is a 2012 graduate of Euless Trinity High School, in Euless, TX. After graduating high school she moved to Norman, OK to attend The University of Oklahoma where one semester later she joined the Oklahoma National Guard. Paris completed her BLC training at Fort Jackson in South Carolina while there she was awarded Iron Soldier during her AIT for earning over a 300 on PT. She helped start and operates "On-Ramp", a program that welcomes new soldiers and prepares them for their careers in the National Guard. Paris is now married with 2 children and is working towards a masters degree at OU.

Travis Garcia

Senior Airman

Air National Guard

Travis is a 2014 graduate of Saginaw High School (Texas), soon after graduating he joined the Air National Guard. He is currently assigned to the 136th Logistics Readiness Squadron (LRS), Materiel Management Flight, Carswell Field, Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth . Travis is also attending TCC where he is pursuing a Degree in Supply Chain Management and is a member of National Honor Society. He was awarded the 2016 Outstanding Airman of the Year for his squadron and earned the Commandant Award after completing Airman Leadership School this year. Travis lives with a “Service before self” attitude and consistently performs his duties with passion and purpose. Travis, thank you for your service, a donation in your honor will be made to Warriors Heart!

Wesley (Wes) Carter

Sargeant

Texas National Guard

Wesley is a 2010 graduate of Arlington Lamar High School. After attending college on a football scholarship Wesley joined the Texas National Guard. Wes has served three years on the DFW Honor Guard Team where he has performed many services honoring our Veterans and fallen soldiers. From 2014-2015 he was deployed to N Sinai Egypt. In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, he was activated and performed many search and rescue missions and saved countless lives. Wes is currently deployed to Africa, he is proud to serve our great State and our Country.

Trent Woolsey

Damage Controlman 3rd Class

U.S. Navy

Trent grew up in Arlington, TX and is a graduate of James Martin High School, where he was very active in the marching band. He is part of a very close knit family and is the oldest of 4. Trent joined the Navy in the summer of 2015 after he anxiously waited for his younger brother to fully recover from brain surgery. He has always had a servant's heart so it was no surprise to his family and friends that he choose to serve his country in the US Navy. After boot camp Trent spent 2 years forward deployed in Sasebo, Japan, where he traveled a great deal as part of the 7th fleet. In May 2018 he had a port change and is now stationed in San Diego, CA. Over the past 3 years he has been deployed to countless countries and is currently underway as Damage Controlman 3rd class aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard. Trent, thank you for your service, a donation in your honor will be made to Warriors Heart! Tracy Reid Woolsey Jason Woolsey Jeff Woolsey Tyler C. Woolsey

Ethan Wells (PFC)

U.S. Army

After graduating high school from the Marine Military Academy in Harlingen Texas,  Jacob Jones soon found himself married to his high school sweetheart and a father to a beautiful baby girl. Jacob wanted to better himself, better his young family, and serve his country, so in May 2016 he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. After graduating from Boot Camp at MCRD San Diego, Jacob reported to NAS Pensacola to begin training for his awarded MOS of Air Traffic Controller.

Jacob Jones

After graduating high school from the Marine Military Academy in Harlingen Texas,  Jacob Jones soon found himself married to his high school sweetheart and a father to a beautiful baby girl. Jacob wanted to better himself, better his young family, and serve his country, so in May 2016 he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. After graduating from Boot Camp at MCRD San Diego, Jacob reported to NAS Pensacola to begin training for his awarded MOS of Air Traffic Controller.