Jeremy Pardue is a Financial Planner at Waddell & Reed in Nashville, TN. Jeremy is Nashville native, and attended McGavock High School. After high school he joined the United States Navy where he was assigned to the Naval Special Warfare Teams were he served for 8yrs as a Corpsman both in the Active duty and Reserve components. During that time he also studied various universities remotely. Jeremy was originally introduced to Ride for Reading through cycling. Having grown up in a low income family, and area his first book delivery was to the elementary school he attended as a child. Jeremy enjoys restoring and modifying cars, mountain biking, and spending time with wife Danielle, and 2 border collies.