is a 12 year Special Operations Marine Corps veteran with Marine Reconnaissance and Marine Special Operations Command. He has deployed in support of OIF/OEF and other places all over the world. Has trained foreign police, military, and militia in several countries. He is the CEO of a training and consulting company, Survival and Tacticals Systems and is the Director of The Raider Project a non-profit supporting Marines in their transition to the private sector.
Marine Raiders: The Future of MARSOC
MARSOC evolving into Marine Raiders might have been the greatest asymmetrical operation in the hi...
To Bishkek and Back: Kyrgyzstan’s Way Forward
A recent visit to Kyrgyzstan revealed a country torn between Russian influence, Chinese meddling,...
Toughest Job in the World: Being a Mother
Because even badasses didn’t raise themselves, happy Mother’s Day from SOFREP. We cou...
An Operator’s Guide to Leadership, (Part 2)
How many of you have been in that team that we have fought or would have fought tooth and nail to...
A Culture That Doesn’t Care and Should. What We Can Do.
Veteran suicide is at an all-time high: 22 veterans a day, and those are the just ones the VA is ...
Navy SEAL John Zinn “Too Aggressive” for Police Academy, Suspended2
US Drone Malfunctions Over Niger, Makes Emergency Landing3
John Zinn, From Surfing in California to the Navy SEALs4
Navy SEAL who Murdered Green Beret Logan Melgar is Sentenced to Ten Years5
$5.3 Billion Air Force One to Be Delivered in 2024
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