Eric is one of CMD lead trainers. As President of Global Trainer Operations, He owns and operates a full time Crazy Monkey Gym in Seattle, Washington. As retired soldier, Eric has deep operational knowledge of self-preservation as deployed in the theater of combat.
Eric enlisted in the U.S. Army as an infantryman in 1991. Following his basic training he was stationed in Fort Drum, New York with the 10th Mountain Division. He served in Operation Restore Hope in Somalia in 1992-93. Eric spent over 10-years in the infantry serving as a rifleman, team leader, squad leader and platoon sergeant. He served as a relief commander at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery from 2001-2003. After retiring from the Army, he moved into a full time coaching, and consulting role.
He earned is Masters of Science Degree in Leadership and Coaching.