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Victory Road Speakers

USN Commander Matt Myers


Travis Thomas, Founder of ‘Live Yes And’ & IMG Academy Leadership Specialist

Travis Thomas is the Founder of Live, Yes And (, sharing his interactive and inspiring message of purpose, authenticity, and collaboration to audiences and companies across the US.

For over 18 years, Travis has performed as an improvisational comedian and corporate training specialist. His coaching practice combines the principles of improvisation and personal performance to help individuals and organizations live with more purpose and authenticity. In addition to Live Yes, And he is a performance specialist for soccer club in Florida and a WorldBlu Purpose Coach.

Travis recently served as a Leadership Specialist at IMG Academy in Florida working with elite athletes from around the world, such as the United States U17 National Soccer Team and the NFL and NBA Combine prospects. Travis' corporate resume includes PepsiCo, Under Armor, Gatorade, Cintas, the Chicago Cubs, Boston Red Sox and the Toronto Blue Jays.

Last year Travis created The Weekly Yes, And Podcast as well as publishing his first book, "3 Words for Getting Unstuck: Live Yes, And!"

Travis lives in Jupiter, FL with his wife and three kids and continues to perform on stage while training athletes and elite corporate leaders and leadership teams across the country.


Lee Rubin, Captain, Penn State Football

Lee Rubin is an emerging voice. His unique ability to understand and articulate winning principles with tremendous clarity and practical application has positioned him to work with elite organizations around the country such as Sony, Intel, MassMutual, and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) as well as the nation’s top collegiate athletic programs and professional sports teams.

Delivering more than 100 programs annually on teambuilding, leadership and peak performance, Lee has become one of the most highly sought after keynote speakers in the country.

Prior to his speaking career, Lee spent 15 years as a Human Resources professional with Fortune 500 companies, including Merrill Lynch, Johnson & Johnson, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

He holds a Bachelors Degree from Penn State University where he received a full athletic scholarship to play football for the Nittany Lions under the leadership of legendary coach, Joe Paterno. Lee not only emerged as a three-year starting free safety, he also became a captain of the team.

Lee was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, and raised in Central New Jersey. Lee and his lovely wife have been blessed with two beautiful daughters.


Chris Howe, US Navy SEAL, Lead Instructor, Victory Road

Chris is a former Petty Officer First Class U.S. Navy SEAL. Beginning in 2004, Chris volunteered for and completed several of the U.S. military's most challenging training courses, to include Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL (BUD/s), SEAL Qualification Training (SQT), and Special Operations Combat Medic (SOCM) training at Fort Bragg, NC.

Chris then spent 4 years assigned to SEAL Team Five, Alpha Platoon, and graduated from several advanced training courses including Range Safety Officer, Diving Supervisor, and Naval Special Warfare SEAL Sniper School. He completed two overseas combat deployments in 2008 and 2010 to Fallujah and Baghdad, Iraq where he served as the Lead Sniper and Senior Medic for his 40-man Task Unit.

Chris took part in 66 direct action combat missions and received multiple awards for bravery while under enemy fire, including the Joint Services Achievement Medal and Navy Commendation Medal, both with valor distinguishing devices.

After leaving the SEAL Teams in 2012, Chris worked as a private security contractor in Baghdad, Iraq and as an international security and medical evacuation specialist.

Chris has spent the last four years teaching leadership development and team building training to some of the country’s top athletes and business professionals. He now lives in Vermont with his wife and three children.

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