Category Archives: Military Takeover 2018

David and Adam Skillings

David and Adam Skillings

Hometown: Frederick, WI (Adam)Harris, MN (David) Branch: Army Adam and David are the first “father/son” guest DJs! David (Dad) served in the first gulf war and Adam (son) served in Afghanistan. Adam is very active in the yellow ribbon program in Isanti county, and both David and Adam continue to volunteer to support our active…

Wendy Hoven

Wendy Hoven

Hometown: Zumbrota, MN Branch: Army Wendy joined the Army right after high school graduation in 1985, working her way up in the motor pool staying in Army Reserves after her active duty time. When the attack on the Twin Towers happened, she was deployed overseas serving in both Operation Desert Storm and Operation Iraqi Freedom. After…

Eric Fisher

Eric Fisher

Hometown: Prescott, WI Branch: Navy & Air Force Eric served six years of active duty in the Navy as a sonar tech on Los Angeles fast attack submarines. In 1997, Eric switched to the Air Force where he first served as a security forces airman before becoming an air transportation journeyman. He was engaged in…

Tom Strunge

Tom Strunge

Hometown: Princeton, MN Branch: Marines Tom Strunge served in the Marine Corps from 1988-1992. In October 1989, he was in Operation Just Cause to assist in the ousting of then President Noriega of Panama. During this time, they invaded Noriega’s home and the “items” they got to see were quite impressive and scary. In August…

Joe Losier

Joe Losier

Hometown: Maple Grove, MN Branch: Navy Joe is currently a Navy Seabee Chief Logistics Specialist working for the First Naval Construction Regiment in the Navy’s Construction Force. Joe’s unit is based out of Port Hueneme, California where he spends a good portion of time working as the unit’s Logistics Department Leading Chief Petty Officer. This…

Jake Thompson

Jake Thompson

Hometown: St. Paul, MN Branch: Army Jake was active duty in the Army for 6 years, stationed in Colorado and is now back where he grew up – right here in the Twin Cities. Jake worked as a Bradley Mechanic, deployed twice (Kuwait and Germany) and honorably discharged earlier this year. Jake and his fiancé…