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Bryon Lavin

My Why: Bryon Lavin

Bryon Lavin K9 Bryon Lavin was born in a small town in the mountains of Colorado. He grow up spending most of his time snowboarding, eventually becoming Pro in 1995 after suffering a major accident in the sport in 2007 he moved to Texas to be with family. Life took a turn after the lost…

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Guy Spottswood - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Guy Spottswood

Brittany Durst RN Guy Spottswood was born and raised in upstate New York in the town of Poughkeepsie. He was educated in the local schools and had hopes of attending the world-famous Culinary Institute of America, in Hyde Park New York, right outside of Poughkeepsie. He never ended up attending the college but, that never…

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Brittany Durst - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Brittany Durst

Brittany Durst RN Brittany is a Texas native and has lived all over from Japan to Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Oklahoma, and Virginia. Her husband is an active duty Marine of 19 years stationed at Quantico. They have 2 adventerous boys, ages 5 and 8. She fosters and trains service dogs as a volunteer through…

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Michelle Chewning - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Michelle Chewning

Michelle Chewning Med Tech Michelle Chewning is a Med Tech assigned to Warriors Heart, Virginia.  Michelle has been a Paramedic for 20 years and worked as a Firefighter/Medic for Caroline Fire and Rescue from 2003-2007.  She was then promoted to Lieutenant of operations and served in that capacity for several years.  She left the fire…

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Jamie Perry - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Jamie Perry

Jamie Perry Housekeeper Jamie was born in Houston, Texas, but was raised here in Woodbridge Virginia. She grew up in Woodbridge and spent a lot of time outdoors in the Shenandoah Mountains with her grandparents, and on the waters of the Potomac River with her family. Jamie loves fishing, hunting, camping, hiking, arts and crafts…

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Kaylie Rickman - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Kaylie Rickman

Kaylie Rickman Client Relations Kaylie Rickman was born in Harris county, Houston TX in November of 2003. Kaylie’s family moved away to Bandera TX when she was about two, from there she went to school and lived the Bandera lifestyle. She was always the classroom artist and would spend her time doodling in pages and…

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Olivia Jenkins - Warriors Heart is an addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders. Contact us today at (844) 448-2567.

My Why: Olivia Jenkins

Olivia Jenkins Culinary Team Member Olivia was born in Pensacola, Florida.  She is one of three biological siblings, but Olivia has eight brothers and sisters. She comes from a blended family.  At the age of 12, she relocated to Bandera, Texas with her mother.  Once in Bandera, she began her life in the Hill Country…

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Patricia Jureczki - Warriors Heart - Addiction and PTSD treatment center for active military, veterans, and first responders.

My Why: Patricia Jureczki

Patricia Jureczki CR Manager Tricia was born in San Antonio Tx where she lived for 8 years until her parents’ divorced. Her mother moved them out to Bandera Texas, where she attended Bandera high school and graduated in 2018. She is the second oldest of 5 girls and has always shown amazing leadership skills, a…

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