A.J. Arango is an 18D Special Forces operator with tours in Iraq and numerous other countries. Since 2003, SSG Arango has served as a U.S. Army Special Forces Green Beret. He has spent 24 months overseas in various capacities, fighting in over 100 combat missions and training foreign nationals to defend their own nation. A.J. has vast experience in combat-based and humanitarian efforts in countries including Tanzania, Thailand, Zambia and South Africa.
After losing colleagues on Sept. 11, 2001, A.J. left his career to become a U.S. Army enlisted Private. Over the last several years, while still enlisted as a soldier, A.J. works with Magis Group to teach others about performance enhancement and stress management in the United States military and to non-military audiences as well.