Nick Merrick is an active duty Green Beret with a 19-year military career in total. Nick has had 12 deployments during this time and currently serves as a Warrant Officer. In addition to military service, Nick is the Executive Director of Green Beret Racing, a great charitable organization focused on veteran transition through racing and other competive outlets. On this episode we dive deep into topics including childhood trauma, the ongoing problem of military suicide, and how finding purpose is crucial to one's life endeavors. You can learn more and donate to Green Beret Racing through and follow them on Instagram @Green_Beret_Racing

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