The 17th Annual U.S. Department of Energy Small Business Forum and Expo is proud to announce Mr. Victor S. Angry (U.S. Army Retired) from A is for Angry LLC (SDVOSB) as DOE2018 keynote speaker on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 8:30 AM. The theme of this year’s keynote is “Don’t get frustrated with the process... Get Angry!! (PUN intended).”
Meet Victor S. Angry, retired Army (Active Guard and Reserve) National Guard Command Sergeant Major with over twenty-three years of active federal service; Entrepreneur and Volunteer Firefighter. Born in Altamonte Springs, Florida, where after graduating from Lyman High School in June 1986, his work ethic was put to the test when he enlisted into the United States Army eighteen months later. It was in the Army where Victor developed a love for leadership, fitness and the commitment to lead and serve others.
Victor Angry was the first African American to hold the position as Command Sergeant Major of the entire Army National Guard. Where during a challenging and changing time in leadership, he was responsible for more than 368,200 Soldiers in all 50 states, 3 territories and the District of Columbia while placed in an acting status. He was the right person in the position at the right time to keep the enlisted organization moving forward. He is an unwavering advocate and supporter of all who are working towards bettering, themselves which is why he started his company, A is for ANGRY LLC.
A is for ANGRY focuses on developing leaders by using the very skills that propelled him into achieving his leadership goals and providing organizational Leadership Training that focus on group improvements through team development. He places much emphasis on transitioning Veterans into the civilian workforce by providing workshops for members who face the often-challenging shift from the military culture to civilian life as well as civilian organizations that are challenged with understanding military culture to properly assist Veterans in this transition. He sees the value in connecting liked-minds together to provide a seamless, successful transitional environment.
Mr. Angry holds a master’s degree in Human Resource Management from Central Michigan University; a bachelor’s degree in Justice Administration from Hawaii Pacific University and an Associate’s degree in Leader Development from Hawaii Pacific University. He is a life member of the Association of the United States Army (AUSA), the Enlisted Association of the National Guard of the United States (EANGUS) and the Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA). He is a current member of the Governor of Virginia’s Board of Veteran’s Services (BVS), the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and Veterans of Foreign War (VFW).
Don’t miss Victor Angry’s engaging keynote on Wednesday, May 23, 2018!