Jon Sanchez: Leadership Expert, SEAL TEAM Platoon Commander, Athlete

06.15.2022 - By Danger Close with Jack Carr

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Today’s guest is a veteran, athlete, executive, and a highly respected leadership expert. Jon Sanchez is the founder and CEO of Team Performance Institute, a premier business leadership and coaching firm. 

Prior to founding the company, Jon graduated from the United States Naval Academy and went on to operate as a platoon commander for SEAL Team Three. Jon finished No. 1 in his BUD/S class and received the Honor Man recognition. He is a Military Olympics athlete, winning gold medals in the Naval Pentathlon.  In this episode you will also find out Jon’s role in the publication of THE TERMINAL LIST!  Today, Jon serves on the boards of several nonprofit organizations including the Joseph House, the Tri-State Veterans Community Alliance, Magnified Giving, and the Anthony Munoz Foundation. Jon also serves as the Chairman of Cincinnati’s Over-the- Rhine International Film Festival. 
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