Szymon Sochacki is a United States Marine Corps veteran and certified K9 trainer for Custom Canine Unlimited, currently assigned to the Special Operations Division. Born in Poland, Szymon immigrated to the US when he was two and grew up in Chicago. Growing up, Symon always had a passion for dogs, even working at a pet hotel while attending high school.
In 2013, Sochocki enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. He served honorably for four years, including an overseas deployment with SPMAGTF 16.2 in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. After leaving the Marine Corps, he lived and worked in San Diego and Denver before relocating to Georgia to follow his passion for dogs. He completed a Full Service Explosive Detection K9 handler course and a Full Service K9 Trainer course at Custom Canine Unlimited.
Szymon and his wife, Tiffany, currently reside in Gainesville.