Retired Sergeant Major and Author Matt Drayton is a decorated Army veteran who has lead and mentored hundreds of men and women. Matt is a corporate speaker, consultant and leadership expert with over 35 years experience in government and commercial commerce.
Matt has been a senior analyst for the Northrop Grumman Corporation and an on-air personality and station manager at radio station WFSS in Fayetteville NC. He also has worked as a senior Department of Defense civilian for the US Army Special Operations Command. Matt has been featured, and has shared his insights through major media outlets throughout the world. Matt is also a contributor to major media outlets and publications.
Matt has been employed by commercial businesses, academic institutions, law enforcement and other government agencies. Matt's speeches give audiences a rare perspective as he merges his military and corporate experiences to convey points on leadership, success and productivity. His message is delivered with unique insights, passion and humor.
Matt knows what it takes to overcome adversity, become successful, and how to lead and motivate others to maximize their potential. Matt founded Drayton Communications to share his tremendous life story, his experiences, and his leadership knowledge with others. He is a member of the National Speakers Association.