Keith L. Craig

Keith L. Craig

Sergeant Major Keith L. Craig is a black U.S. Army Veteran turned Entertainment Executive, who recently published “Serving To Lead”. Sergeant Major is currently working in Burbank, CA at Walt Disney Studios managing Central Division theatrical sales and distribution for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. Prior to this, he served 32 years in the U.S. Army, retiring as a Sergeant Major. His time in service took him around the world where he served in 6 combat campaigns, conducted humanitarian and natural disaster operations, played professional football and oversaw the creation of senior enlisted training programs.

Books by Keith L. Craig:
Serving To Lead: Lessons in Adversity and Resilience from the Battlefield, Gridiron, and the Corporate World (Independently published; June 27, 2020).

Keith L. Craig is an opinion columnist for the CEOWORLD magazine. You can follow him on LinkedIn.
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