Edward O’Connor served as an M1 Armor Crewman and an Infantryman in the US Army. He deployed to both Korea and Afghanistan. Ed medically separated from service, but he hopes to continue his work with the military in the future.
Ed loves to spend time in the outdoors with his service dog, Rocky. After his most recent back surgery, he looks forward to this expedition as an opportunity to challenge himself. He has learned to see the positive through the pain and hopes to continue finding new ways to break through life’s barriers.