About Erick Wyatt
Erick Wyatt was born on June 23, 1978 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Erick was adopted from the Baptist Children's Home on June 22, 1979. Erick was primarily raised in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma where he attended neighborhood public schools and graduated from Del City High School in 1997. Immediately following graduation Erick enlisted in the United States Army. On August 15, 2007 Erick was severely injured by mortar attack in Taji, Iraq. On September 11, 2015, Erick was medically retired from the Army. Erick is married to Shannon. Together they have four children, Allie, Jill, Payton and Lexi. Shannon, Erick and their children reside in Kingston, Oklahoma on Lake Texoma.
Erick ran for US Senate against Senator Inhofe in 2014 and has remained active in politics and has a passion for veteran issues as well as issues regarding funding and budgeting for the State of Oklahoma.
Erick has decided to run for Oklahoma Senate District 6 because he feels the people of Southern Oklahoma deserve to have a proven conservative leader represent them in Oklahoma City.