Jan Scruggs is well known and respected for his work in creating the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC. A TV movie was made about his story entitled " TO HEAL A NATION". He was played by Eric Roberts and the movie is available on UTube.
The son of a waitress and a truck driver, he volunteered to serve our nation after high school. Jan was decorated for gallantry by the US Army in Vietnam. After his return he became a recognized expert on Post Traumatic Stress. He wrote articles on the subject for the Washington Post and Military Medicine. He obtained a Master of Education from American University in Washington DC and a law degree from the University of Maryland. He is a member of the Bar of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.
Jan uses humor and emotion to entertain audiences. He knows how to overcome obstacles, including his rise to success with few advantages. His lectures discuss management, leadership and decision making. He has received many awards and honors. You can learn more by looking at Wikipedia. If you want to see him in action look at him on C-Span.
Jan is currently a senior Advisor helping to raise over a million dollars for the Global War on Terror Memorial planned for Washington DC. He Chairs the National Appeals Board for the Selective Service.
JAN C. SCRUGGS
Jan and his wife of over 40 years, Rebecca, live in historic Annapolis Maryland.