Veteran Rick Emry is running for Howard County Commissioner in District 2.
Emery is an Navy Veteran who received a congressional nomination to attend the United States Merchant Marine Academy and graduated in 1981. He spent the next 23 years active in the United States Naval Reserves and obtained the rank of commander before retirement. He is also a veteran of Desert Shield, Desert Storm, and he was mobilized twice after 9/11.
Emery has also worked at Municipal Utility in Logansport, as a branch manager for Sears, and for the post office prior to retiring.