Having faced obstacles throughout her military career including a face to face showdown with Saddam Hussein, Colonel Morgenthaler has discovered universal truths about contrary leadership to help leaders overcome obstacles and distinguish themselves. She knows you have to improvise and do things differently than ever before. In Bosnia, she lead soldiers from 17 nations. McGraw-Hill published her book Courage to Command: Leadership Lessons from a Military Trailblazer.
Retired Colonel Jill Morgenthaller is a woman of many firsts. Jill was in the experimental class where the Army tested to see if women could lead men. She was a 22-year-old commander along the Korean DMZ. She was the first woman battalion and brigade commander in two Army Divisions, leading hundreds of Soldiers across six states. In Bosnia, she lead soldiers from 17 nations. In Iraq, she faced off with Saddam Hussein. McGraw-Hill published her book Courage to Command: Leadership Lessons from a Military Trailblazer.