Sept. 6, 2017
Face of Defense: Recruiter Overcomes Adversity to Find Success
When a knee injury in college took away her full basketball scholarship, now-Staff Sgt. Jennifer Kirim put a backup plan in place that would ultimately pay dividends: she enlisted in the Army. After assignments to Fort Campbell, Kentucky, and Fort Benning, Georgia, Kirim is now in Phoenix where she has become one of the top recruiters in her battalion.