Committee Member

Colonel (Retired) John T. Boggs, USMC
Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services


  • Well-Being and Treatment Subcommittee Member

Other Positions /
Employment /
Community Involvement

  • President, Fortitude Consulting, LLC
  • Serves as a member of the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, Arizona Campaign
  • Serves as a member of the Arizona Corporate Council on Veteran Careers
  • National Naval Officers Association (Life Member)
  • Marine Corps Association (Life Member)
  • Organization of Black Maritime Graduates

Prior Military Service
or Affiliation

  • Retired from the Marine Corps in 2008 after 32 years of commissioned service

Highest Education

  • Transformational Leadership Coaching Certification, Georgetown University
  • Master of Science, National Security Strategy, National Defense University
  • Master of Arts, Management, Webster University
  • Bachelor of Science, Marine Transportation, SUNY, Maritime College

Achievements /
Awards /

  • Defense Superior Service Medal (2nd Award)
  • Defense Meritorious Service Medal (2nd Award)
  • Legion of Merit
  • Meritorious Service Medal (3rd Award)
  • Navy Commendation Medal
  • Navy Achievement Medal (2nd Award)

Colonel John Boggs, USMC, Retired

John Macdonald