Spc. Timothy Sherry was born in Littleton, Colorado, and graduated from Mountain Vista High School in 2012. He attended the University of Alaska Fairbanks and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering in May 2017. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in October 2017 and was assigned to the USAMU International Team as a shooter/instructor.
Sherry had a distinguished shooting career before joining the Army. He was a six time All American (2014-2016), individual NCAA champion (2014), and conference champion (2015) with the UAF rifle team.
His military schools include: Infantry OSUT (2018).
His military awards include: Three Army Achievement Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and Army Service Ribbon.