Leadership Seminar Series
John Bedker, Executive in Residence
John Bedker has over forty years of leadership and management experience. Leadership has not only been his life’s work- it is his passion. His leadership journey began at Annapolis where he earned his Bachelor’s degree from the United States Naval Academy. A combat veteran in both the Vietnam and Persian Gulf conflicts, John’s military leadership experiences as a Naval Reservist include: Executive Officer USS Dwight D. Eisenhower; Executive Officer Joint NATO Base Keflavik, Iceland; Commanding Officer CVNE; Special Assistant N78, Pentagon; and Commanding Officer Force Protection, Security Headquarters Unit, Atlantic. John completed his graduate training at Harvard University where he earned Master’s degrees in both government and economics. His many leadership experiences led John to found the Loudoun Consulting Group, a firm specializing in leadership and management development. John was also a commercial airline pilot, accumulating over 22,000 hours of Captain Command experience. John brings a rich set of leadership experiences to our Executive-in-Residence Program.
|• January 20||Leadership Practices Assessment|
|• February 3||Leadership Development Plan|
|• February 17||Operational Awareness|
|• March 3||The Experienced Leader|
|• March 17||The Small-Business Leader|
|• March 31||The Government Leader|
|• April 14||Feedback and Path Forward|
* All seminars are held from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm in Hill Hall, Room 202.
*All seminars are open to the public.
For more information, contact:
Mark B. Mondry
Program Director, Engineering and Technology Management Program