Jan entered the U.S. Army at age 17, and spent six years in Special Forces as a medic and “A” team executive officer, and three years as a military intelligence officer. He is the founder of Self-Reliant Leadership, LLC focused on helping leaders develop self-reliance to create powerful futures. Jan has over 25 years of business experience in executive roles in business development, marketing, sales, information technology, training, product management and government affairs.
He is the author of “The Littlest Green Beret: On Self-Reliant Leadership” where half the proceeds go to the Special Operations Warrior and Green Beret Foundations. He is also a senior instructor at the University of Colorado Denver Business School.