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Our nation's most elite Special Mission Units continually operate under highly demanding conditions with lives hanging in the balance of their decisions. The successes these elite teams achieve, in the face of insurmountable pressures and imperfect information, are directly tied to a creative, outside the box problem-solving mentality that our National Mission Force possess.

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LCDR Jon M. Fussell, 

US Navy SEAL ret.

Jon Fussell, Founder and CEO of Patriot Leadership Development spent his entire 20-year Naval career in the Naval Special Warfare Community. Over the course of multiple combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, he led our Nation’s most elite special mission units on hundreds of direct action combat missions. He served in tactical leadership roles at SEAL Teams Three, Ten, Four, and SEAL Delivery Vehicle Team Two prior to becoming a Troop Commander at Joint Special Operations Command’s Naval Special Warfare Development Group.


The Patriot Leadership Team provides practical leadership training to teams around the world.

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Executive Coaching

Jon knows how to get a crowd inspired. With a focus on facing challenges while identifying opportunities, your audience will be fully engaged throughout keynote events or ethics training.

Leadership Development

Patriot Leadership Development builds a program and experience that dives into the needs of your audience. Packed with practical tips and useful skills, people gain a positive mindset and a desire to put their knowledge to action.

Keynote Speaking

Let Patriot Leadership Development help you deliver great content that will have attendees ready to take action. They will generate impactful buzz with a talk that will be completely customized for you and your audience.

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