Meet Colby Jenkins, the speaker for our August Luncheon!
Learn about our next luncheon's speaker.Adopted from Colby's "About" page on colbyjenkins.com
Colby Jenkins has spoken to corporate audiences around the word, from Silicon Valley to London, Singapore and New York City. He is a combat veteran who was deployed around the world with his Special Forces A-team, to include Afghanistan and South America (Colombia and Paraguay). Other government business took him to the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Iraq, Jordan, Bangladesh, Panama, Argentina and Brazil. Colby's responsibilities as a Green Beret liaison to the U.S. Congress included taking members of Congress and professional staff to see and understand sensitive special operations activities around the world. Jenkins has worked on Capitol Hill, specifically the U.S. Senate, and the Pentagon where he managed the congressional portfolio for the U.S. military's #2 in command.
He also taught as an adjunct professor in George Washington University's Graduate School of Political Management. Colby is currently a director of operations for a tech company in Silicon Valley. In addition to Colby's daily responsibilities, Google recognizes him as a trainer and speaker sending him around the world (New York City, London and Singapore) to train other managers on leadership and team building. Colby's material brings a unique dynamic perspective on leading and building teams in the high demand technology arena of Silicon Valley.