Brigadier General Nick Halley (U.S. Army, Retired) is a recognized expert on leadership and terrorism. He has commanded thousands of our soldiers in combat in three conflicts - Vietnam, Grenada, and Desert Storm. He is an army paratrooper, army ranger and special operations veteran. He has been awarded many significant decorations, including two Silver Stars for bravery in combat actions, four Bronze Stars, and two Purple Hearts for wounds in combat operations.
His final active duty assignment was the Commanding General of the artillery and rocket forces in Desert Storm, where he commanded tens of thousand of our soldiers in the most challenging leadership environment - combat. Since his retirement from the Army, General Halley has had a distinguished civilian career at the Director, Vice President and General Manager level with several prestigious international electronics firms, including Motorola.
General Halley is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and the Army War College. He holds a master's degree in Nuclear Physics from the University of Virginia.
General Halley is author of Leadership Under Fire! From the Battlefield to Corporate America and Terrorism-The Target Is You! The War Against Radical Islam. He has made numerous appearances as a terrorism analyst on the FOX News Network. He is also the on-air military and terrorism expert for WGN-TV in Chicago, which is seen nationwide on cable.
General Halley is a speaker, coach, consultant and facilitator in both leadership and terrorism subjects.
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