|Address||7208 Montgomery |
Midlothian, Texas , United States
|| January 24, 1970
Mar 03, 2021 04:57pm
|Info||Commander Jake Ellzey decided to become a fighter pilot when, at age seven, his dad took him on his first plane ride. |
A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Commander Jake Ellzey served as a fighter pilot and completed his service as the Air Boss on the U.S.S. Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier. In his 20 years of service, Commander Ellzey was deployed nine times, including to Afghanistan and Iraq. He served five combat tours by air and one by ground with Seal Team 5.
For his service, Commander Jake Ellzey received two Bronze Stars and eight Air Medals. After retiring from the military, he became a successful local businessman, a commercial airline pilot, and served Texas as Commissioner on the Texas Veterans Commission. He was even appointed to be Chairman of the Commission by Governor Rick Perry. Today, Commander Ellzey is a commercial airline pilot-based out of DFW.
Jake and his wife Shelby are raising their two children, McCall and Jack, on ten acres in Ellis County.
Most Americans look to Texas for the way forward for prosperity and freedom and liberty. Commander Jake Ellzey understands that what happens in Washington DC could threaten all of that. Commander Ellzey is running to bring Texas values and a hometown conservative mindset to Congress. Especially under this new administration, we need tough conservative representation more than ever.