As a government leader in the Department of the Navy, Jim has continued his leadership experience in the private sector since 2016. With his proven record of success and results-oriented perspective, he has brought innovation to bear in both technology solutions and program directives. His strong leadership experience includes high levels of accountability, pioneering policy guidance, and strategic planning to forward the goals and missions of the organizations he supports. He has advised dozens of leaders across the world, among more than 40 countries and international partners, where Jim personally coordinated international maritime solutions for local and regional security problems. Overall, Jim Shannon helps individuals and organizations explore ways to overcome challenges. He relies on objective analysis and practical expertise in his pursuit to improve business and society. Jim enjoys spending time with his wife Lisa, two sons, daughters, and grandson.