The mission of Veteran Consulting LLC is to deliver effective training, coaching, and consultancy that drives results in support of strategic business & personal goals by leveraging multi-industry experience and building a relationship based in partnership
Founder & Chief Consultant
Craig was retired from the United States Marine Corps in 2010 following his service during Operation Iraqi Freedom which resulted in extensive combat wounds; not allowing him to return to his assigned duty. Along with the award of the Purple Heart, he also earned the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal with a combat distinguishing device; among his many unit and individual awards. He began his civilian career in the public safety sector where he led operations, programs, and projects in support of emergency first responders.
Craig is a Program/Project and Product Management Professional and, presently, he is a Development Product Owner that leads key strategic IT development initiatives for USAA, along with serving their veteran's employee resource group, VETNet, for the Phoenix Region as the Past Chapter Lead. Additionally, Craig is a published author and the Vice-President of the Board of Directors & a mentor for a National non-profit, Veteran Project Manager Mentor Alliance (VPMMA). He also serves as a mentor for The K.E.Y and as a reviewer for DoDReads.
Craig holds a Master's of Science degree in Personal Financial Planning and a Bachelor's of Applied Science degree in Operations Management. He is certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP), an Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), a SAFe Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM), and in Change Management (CMF).
Craig is a native of Ohio and moved to Arizona with his family as a child; making it his home. Together, with his wife, he is raising two children in the City of Phoenix and they will be relocating to the San Antonio, TX area in the summer/fall of 2021.
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