About this Episode
Sfc(ret) GREGORY ALLEN STUBE
US ARMY SPECIAL FORCES
· Enlisted to US Army Infantry in July, 1988.
· Selected for the Green Berets in November, 1992.
· Stube served as a Special Forces Medical Sergeant (18D). Training included surgery, anesthesia, trauma management, pharmacology, minor dentistry, veterinary subjects and more, in order to help the “A-Team” thrive where there is no doctor.
· Attended Defense Language Training, acquiring proficiency in Russian Language, which was maintained throughout Special Forces career.
· Received additional skill training as a Dive Medical Technician at the Special Forces Underwater Operations Facility in Key West, FL.
· SERE Qualified (Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape)
· As a career parachutist, Stube earned the qualification of Jumpmaster and was ultimately awarded the Master Parachutist Badge
· In Combat Operations in the Global War on Terror, Stube was wounded in Afghanistan during Operation Medusa. Stube’s A-Team encountered overwhelming numbers of Taliban fighters in The Battle of Sperwan Ghar, which lasted over a week. Stube’s wounds from a remotely detonated IED and enemy fire seemed fatal, but instead he survived to endure months of hospitalization and surgeries.
· Stube has since retired with 23 years of service, to become the host of his own television show on NBC Sports, “Coming Home with Greg Stube.” Since the conclusion of the tv series, he has developed what he calls “Lessons Learned from the Battlefield,” to give these products back to society through youth development, business consulting and Law Enforcement training.
· For over a decade, Stube has served as a leadership presenter for the FBI and the FBI National Academy, the DEA, the NYPD Homicide Detective’s Academy and many other agencies and major corporate entities.
His new book is CONQUER ANYTHING; A Green Beret’s Guide to Building Your A-Team.