The National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA) announced that Major Dan Rooney, USAF (ret.), will be the keynote speaker at the NUCA Annual Convention and Exhibit, March 14-16, 2019, in Naples, Florida.
Major Ronney’s keynote will take place on Saturday, March 16th from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. The topic is “CAVU: Ceiling and Visibility Unrestricted – Your Ascent to Greatness.” CAVU is a fighter pilot term to describe the perfect flying conditions. Major Rooney’s captivating stories from his personal journey demonstrate a path to achieving CAVU in your life. He inspires and challenges us to become our best self. Clearly identifying strategies to help you climb to the highest levels in your life professionally and personally. From fairways to supersonic fighter jets his life lessons act as incredible force multipliers for his audience. His high speed, low drag delivery pushes the envelope of human emotion. You will leave the room a better person with a vector to achieve greatness.
In his decorated career, Major Rooney has:
- served as an F-16 fighter pilot in the USAF with 3 combat tours in Iraq,
- was a PGA professional golfer,
- has acted as a patriotic philanthropist by founding Folds of Honor – which raised over $100 million and awarded over 13,000 scholarships to the family members of KIA or disabled soldiers,
- was the motivational speaker for two U.S. Ryder Cup teams,
- is a FOX News contributor,
- and is the author of A Patriot’s Calling: Living Life Between Fear and Faith.
For his service and patriotism, Rooney was presented the White House “Presidential Volunteer Service Award” by President George W. Bush, the Air National Guard “Directors Service Award,” and the Ellis Island “Medal of Honor.” Additionally, he has been recognized numerous times by both the PGA and news media for his heroism and accomplishments.
For more information or to register for the NUCA Annual Convention and Exhibit, click here.