Dandy Bridges is the Director of Programs for the American Warrior Association. Dandy graduated from Hillsong College in Sydney, Australia, where he majored in Pastoral Leadership and minored in Music Theory. After that, Dandy majored in Digital Marketing at the University of Illinois. Dandy served as a pastor for over 11 years with Freedom Church in Carrollton, TX. After spending nearly 12 years in full-time ministry, Dandy has developed a strong passion for supporting our military, veterans, and first responders by helping them discover their identity and purpose. He is a firm believer that there is no better place to accomplish this, than out in nature. Dandy is an avid outdoorsman, backpacker, and hunter and holds certifications in Wilderness Survival and First Aid. Dandy is supported by his beautiful wife Sara and they are the proud parents of their three daughters River, Izzy, and Vivian.