Cadet Jackson Pierce is currently a second year cadet at The Virginia Military Institute (VMI) in Lexington, Virginia. Jack is studying on a four year Army ROTC scholarship. He is a Biology major, an EMT and excels at the martial arts.
Last summer Jack traveled to Scotland with his father. While in Scotland he ran the Spartan Sprint and on the following day finished fifth, out of a field of 80, in the Spartan Super.
Cadet Pierce is the son of Elmhurst graduate, Melissa Quake S’Chevalier and grandson of former Waynedale residents Sally and Hermann Quake.