Your Turn at Bat

Your Turn at Bat

Addressing and facilitating The Adjutant General’s Leadership Development Seminar today was a great honor. The Majors, Lieutenant Colonels, Sergeant’s Majors and Civilians from the Army, Air and Executive Director departments are cut from the finest cloth...
The 50% Ranger

The 50% Ranger

DDLLC 2016-006 The 50% Ranger “I’m going to count backwards from ten. If you can’t stop shaking, if you can’t stop your teeth from chattering, you better let your Ranger Instructor (RI) know right away?” “We’ve already had someone lose a toe. It ain’t worth it.”...
DDLLC 2016-005 Gold Medal Validation: KFOR

DDLLC 2016-005 Gold Medal Validation: KFOR

Thirty-seven nations dog-piled into the mosh-pit wanna-be nation of Kosovo. Each army arriving to drive a wedge between Serbian and Albanian forces and stop genocidal activities. The world had finally grown sick of witnessing this never-ending tragedy unfold. Each...
Why Leadership Still Reigns

Why Leadership Still Reigns

DDLLC 2016-002 Why Leadership Still Reigns As a full colonel in the US Army and having been a fair student of leadership for more than 30 years, with 3 full tours overseas from lieutenant through lieutenant colonel, I feel comfortable discussing the art and science of...