The Mark of a man is not found in his past, but how he overcomes adversity and builds his future.
Quitting is not an option. - Jason Redman


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Jason Redman is available to speak at events ranging from small all the way to large scale keynote presentations and lecture series.


  • From the Other Perspective (10/18/2014) - I recently was asked to speak along with Jay at the Navy Seal Foundation Dinner in Hawaii. It happened to be on September 13th, exactly 7 years from my husbands injury. The Navy Seal Foundation has done so much for our family that I couldn’t say no. I decided to share the speech that I
  • 7th Rebirthday (10/11/2014) - Exactly Seven years ago on September 13, on a star rich Iraqi night, as a young LTJG I checked my weapon one last time, as the Helicopter I was on, set down for a high value Capture Kill mission. I led my team into the target building only to find our enemy leader wasn’t there.
  • Time to listen to yourself…. (10/30/2013) - Last week I was honored to be the guest speaker for the Virginia Beach Clean Community Commission Volunteer recognition night and share the stage with many of Virginia Beach’s city, business, and military leaders. I had the pleasure of sitting next to Virginia Beach city councilman, Bill DeSteph. As I rushed from one appointment to




Jason Redman was born in a small town in southern central Ohio. He joined the Navy on September 11, 1992 and began his naval career at boot camp in Orlando, Florida. He graduated from US Navy SEAL training in December of 1995 and was commissioned a Navy SEAL Officer in May of 2004.  In May of 2006, he graduated from the grueling US Army Ranger Course of Instruction to further his tactical knowledge and increase his understanding of Joint Operations and Army mission planning. On September 13, 2007 while acting as Assault Force Commander on an operation to capture an Al Qaeda High Value Individual LTJG Redman’s Assault Team came under heavy machine gun and small arms fire and he along with two other Teammates were wounded in the ensuing firefight.