During his 30 years as an Army Special Forces officer (“Green Beret”), John operated around the world, in times of peace, crisis and war. His perspectives on leadership, training and operations are as unique and rare as they are cogent and insightful.
Senior Army & Corporate Leader
As a brigade commander, operations director and strategic planner in the Pentagon; and as a C-Level leader for a national brand, John leverages his expertise, relationships, experience and skills in strategic leadership, communications, training, and organizational development to the challenges facing the corporate and non-profit world – offering singularly informed and dynamic perspectives on character-driven leadership and results-based management.
John served in the White House in a full variety of leadership positions before, during and after the attacks of September 11, 2001. Beginning his White House experience as a White House Fellow, John worked as a Special Assistant to the Director of the Office of Personnel Management, the Homeland Security Advisor, and the Vice President of the United States.