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Eric Greitens
Governor-elect of Missouri
Taking office
January 9, 2017
Lieutenant Mike Parson (elect)
Succeeding Jay Nixon
Personal details
Born Eric Robert Greitens
April 10, 1974 (1974-04-10) (age 44)
St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s)
Sheena Chestnut (m. 2011)
Children 2
Alma mater Duke University
Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford
Religion Judaism
Website Official website
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch  United States Navy
Years of service 2001–present
Rank US Navy O4 insignia.svg Lieutenant Commander
Commands Joint Special Operations Task Unit
Mark V Special Operations Craft Detachment
Al Qaeda Targeting Cell

Eric Robert Greitens (born April 10, 1974) is an American politician, author, humanitarian, former Navy SEAL, and the governor-elect of the state of Missouri. Greitens is the Former President and founder of The Mission Continues, a nonprofit organization for veterans.

Greitens is a Republican. He used to be a Democrat.

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