A Marine officer, Justin deployed to Iraq in 2006. After surviving a gunshot wound to the head, he believes he now has a “second lease on life.” Six years and dozens of surgeries later, Justin is now a nationally renowned leader in the Wounded Warrior community. Based on his incredible story of survival, Justin offers inspiration for a more rewarding professional and personal life. Not only has he survived, but thrived, in conditions that few can truly understand. With high energy, courage and humor, Justin motivates and inspires audiences, helping them realize that no matter what obstacle they face, they can reach new heights of success, productivity and fulfillment. Justin serves on the Board of Directors of both the Wounded Warrior Project and the Give An Hour Foundation. He has received significant recognition from the White House, the Commonwealth of Virginia, the Washington Redskins and James Madison University. In 2012 the Virginia Legislature passed a commending resolution highlighting Justin’s continued support of veterans and other wounded warriors. Justin has also been featured in magazines and programs such as CNN, Fox News, Mens Health, the Huffington Post, and the Atlantic.