Hunter Carpenter

Hunter Carpenter serves as the cornerstone of our 160th SOAR Relations, bringing a profound passion for the mission and a wealth of experience in aviation and his roots in East Tennessee.

His journey from a dedicated farm boy to a respected Army Aviator embodies his commitment to both his heritage and his country. Hunter's diverse background, marked by a collegiate sports career and now a pursuit in Army Aviation, enriches his role with leadership, strategic insight, and an unwavering dedication to service.

Before his aviation career, Hunter demonstrated leadership and a competitive spirit as a collegiate athlete, experiences that sharpened his teamwork and perseverance.

At home in Tennessee, Hunter's life is deeply intertwined with his wife, Amanda, also an aviator, and their two sons, Silas and Patton. Their family embodies the values of service, unity, and community that Hunter brings to his work.