Committee Member

Colonel John Boggs U.S. Marine Corps (Ret.) is an author, speaker, leadership and strategy development expert.

An infantry Officer with over 30 years of service to the nation, Col Boggs is one of the rare few to command at every rank held. When not in command, he served the Corps as a trainer, educator or on high-level staffs.

As a trainer and educator, Col Boggs served at both of the Marine Corps’ Recruit Training Depots, Officer Candidates School and the Head of the Marine Corps’ Distance Learning Programs. He was also a Professor and Dean of Faculty and Academic Programs at the Industrial College of the Armed Forces.

As a staff member, Col Boggs served as Chief of Staff of the National Defense University in Washington D.C. the worlds’ leading institute for producing strategic leaders, and as a Fellow at the Council of Foreign Relations. He was also the senior Marine Readiness Advisor on the staff of the Department of Defense’s Personnel and Readiness.

As a businessman, he was a senior VP for a major non-profit in Washington D.C., and partner in an International Business Development Firm.

Today Col Boggs provides leadership development for individuals and organizations that are diverse in size and complexity.

Colonel John Boggs, USMC, Retired
John Macdonald