ST. LOUIS – Sarah Hecht is an assistant nurse manager on the thoracic surgery floor Barnes Jewish Hospital working during in the midst of the pandemic. She is and also a critical care nurse and also a Captain in the National Guard. She entered the military as an opportunity to serve our country.
Her husband Jake is a firefighter with the Hazelwood Fire Department. Together they juggle high pressure goals. They also have a 3-year old son.
“He’s what we both do this for all the time. He keeps us going to lead by example.” They have a great support system with grandparents nearby. Sarah credits her family for the support they give to allow both of them to serve.
Ed Brown from Brown & Brown Law Firm awarded them with $500 from the firm. “We’re very, very proud of Jake and Sarah and glad to be able to help them in a small way.”
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