Full List Of Navy SEALs For Your Next Event
We regularly hear from clients who want to bring the energy and experiences of an elite US Navy SEAL to their event. From keeping audiences engaged with heart-pounding stories, to moving groups to become the best version of themselves, our roster of Navy SEALs always delivers.
Take a look at each of the heroes featured in our list of US Navy SEAL keynote speakers below and click on the links below to browse through their individual speaker profiles and read about each of these military leader's experiences and stories, find out more about each of their areas of expertise and areas of focus, and uncover the different types of talks and events that each of these individuals would be the best fit to speak at.
OUR LIST OF NAVY SEAL SPEAKERS
Here is a full list of our US NAVY Seals who are available to speak at upcoming events and meetings:
For events focused on transforming your culture and becoming more agile, consider Chris Fussell
Chris Fussell is a former US Navy SEAL and a managing partner at the McChrystal Group Leadership Institute. His new book, out last year, is called, One Mission: How Leaders Build a Team of Teams, which was released in 2017, providers readers with a road map for breaking down silos, increasing collaboration, skillfully implementing organizational change, and building a “team of teams.” His book was named one of the "Top 3 books on leadership" in 2017 by Strategy + Business and it was also featured on Forbes’ summer reading list. | See Chris Fussell's speaker profile.
For events focused on building no-fail teams, consider retired Rear Admiral Scott Moore
Retired Rear Admiral Scott Moore was the number two leader in the entire US Navy SEAL organization before he retired. He shares incredible stories of missions (including how a SEAL team saved a hostage in the Horn of Africa against all odds) and hammers home the inspiring message that Navy SEALs do the impossible by tapping into the three keys of no-fail teams: Strong leadership, demonstrated trust, and dedication to peak performance. | See Scott Moore's speaker profile.
For high-energy, unbelievable stories from combat zones, consider Robert O’Neill
One of our nation’s most decorated veterans, Robert (Rob) O’Neill is a former US Navy SEAL Team Six leader. Rob participated in several our nation’s most-celebrated and remembered war missions. A gifted storyteller who shares gripping and heart-pounding stories from his time as a SEAL, Rob is also the New York Times best-selling author of the book, The Operator: Firing the Shots that Killed Osama bin Laden and My Years as a SEAL Team Warrior. His speeches leave audiences inspired, stunned, and reflecting on what being a team player means. | See Robert O’Neill's speaker profile.
For an inspiring and motivational presentation on tackling big challenges or addressing diversity and inclusion, consider Kristin Beck
Kristin Beck is the first openly transgender US Navy SEAL. She spent 20 years on special operations teams including SEAL Team Six and deployed more than a dozen times. The recipient of more than 50 ribbons and medals including the Purple Heart, Beck is an outspoken and inspiring voice on leadership, diversity, and inclusion. Her motivational message includes heart-pounding SEAL stories and moving tales of her “new mission” to fight for equality. She talks about why all success requires determination and how you’ll never be handed something great without hard work. | See Kristin Beck's speaker profile.
For a talk on applying Navy SEAL practices to your own organization, consider Commander David Sears
Commander David Sears planned, led, and executed hundreds of special operations missions in more than 40 countries. From the mountains of Afghanistan and the deserts of Iraq to the jungles of Colombia, Sears has been involved in some of the most significant and defining special operations missions of our time. He shares a high-energy look at how audiences can apply the best of the Navy SEALs to their own organizations, tells stories about some of our most headline-stealing conflicts (like the first successful prisoner of war rescue since WWII), and touches on themes like decision-making, leadership, teamwork, planning, and execution. | See David Sears' speaker profile.
For an action-packed talk on preparedness and what it takes to be great, consider Darren McBurnett
Darren McBurnett is a combat veteran and diverse, multi-faceted operator. As a US Navy SEAL platoon leader and senior enlisted advisor, he deployed numerous times into combat zones in four US operational theaters. With a 24-year career, he participated in Operation Iraq Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom, Kosovo crisis, Liberia, and Operation Inherent Resolve. A professional photographer whose photographs have appeared in Rolling Stone magazine, his presentation offers incredible stories from his service paired with show-stopping visuals from his time abroad. | See Darren McBurnett's speaker profile.
For a practical and thought-provoking look at leading through change, consider Jeff Eggers
Jeff Eggers is a senior policy advisor, security professional, executive coach, and leadership consultant with more than 20 years experience leading high-performing teams for the White House, Department of Defense (DoD), and the US Navy. He is currently executive director of the McChrystal Group Leadership Institute. Jeff presents a road map for leadership in an unpredictable world and leaves audiences with a better understanding of where they are today and where they need to go to get ahead. | See Jeff Eggers speaker profile.
For a talk on building unstoppable teams, consider Curt Cronin
Curt Cronin, who deployed 13 times, retired from the Navy only to pursue an MBA from the London School of Economics and begin a highly-successful, global consulting career. Trained to maximize efficiency and be especially respectful of time, Curt tailors his speeches on leadership to the audience at hand. And his leadership pointers are far from hypothetical—they’re based on real-life experience and illustrated through anecdotes (including the true story of rescuing Captain Phillips). | See Curt Cronin's speaker profile.
For a talk on creating a culture of success, on the battlefield or in business, consider Alden Mills
Over the past 25 years of leading US Navy SEALs as well as corporate businesses, Alden Mills has failed more times than he has succeeded. He used his lessons learned from dramatic failures to remarkable successes to create a process for succeeding. Drawing on the lessons learned and insights shared in his highly-regarded book, Be Unstoppable: The 8 Essential Actions to Succeed at Anything, Mills condenses his message down to the only two things that lead to success: Actions and attitudes. | See Alden Mills' speaker profile.
For a speech that covers the power of culture, communication, and relationships, consider David Silverman
A graduate of the United States Naval Academy, David served in the US Navy as a Navy SEAL Officer for 12 years. He is now the CEO and founder of CrossLead. In dynamic presentations on leadership, he shows how modern warfare, business, and politics demand no-nonsense leadership that is as good at implementing change as talking about it. He addresses such key leadership principles including transparency and inclusion, and sharing a clear vision with everyone who must execute against it. | See David Silverman's speaker profile.
HIRE A NAVY SEAL MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER TO SPEAK AT YOUR EVENT
Are you interested in seeing more of the highly-respected and renowned military leaders and military-focused keynote speakers on our roster?
- View a more of our top-booked military speakers featured on our military speaker list page.
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