An unconventional Veteran. Versatile, focused, and highly skilled professional prepared to lead a diverse team of professionals on a mission to captivate an emerging industry and break into international markets. Able to leverage diversified experience across domestic and international settings, including five years of diplomatic service. Subject matter expert in providing consultative assistance to senior leaders; establishing and managing relations with key decision-makers; managing multiple complex projects simultaneously and communicating organizational goals and objectives. Combat veteran and proven leader under the most stressful conditions with outstanding ability to negotiate and settle agreements with stakeholders, while considering the benefits and interests of all parties involved. Highly effective at working with cross-cultural professionals at the most senior levels of government utilizing multilingual fluency in English, French, Serbo-Croatian, Czech, and German with working knowledge of Russian.