Former Navy SEAL and AAC Chief of Staff Interviewed on Lessons Learned From Military Experience
Former Navy SEAL and AAC Chief of Staff Dan Cerrillo was interviewed by Authority Magazine in a series that highlights the ways in which military service prepared corporate leaders to persevere through crises. The COVID-19 pandemic, and the resultant fallout, required crisis management. Cerrillo was one of the servicemen that detailed how his time as a SEAL prepared him for these uncharted times.
In the interview, Cerrillo recounts harrowing experiences in his military career, including becoming entangled during a parachute jump, operations he conducted in Mosul, Iraq, and other crisis situations. Cerrillo also speaks about his mentors, the similarities between life as a Navy SEAL and a corporate leader, and lists the five most important lessons learned throughout his service that he applies to his job today.
Cerrillo’s in-depth interview can be read at Authority Magazine.