About the Author
Commander Lawrence M. (Larry) Kryske, U.S. Navy (Ret.) develops victorious leaders who have vision, courage, and determination. He is a professional speaker, certified trainer, facilitator, and coach who has over 30 years of worldwide success leading men and women and building unstoppable teams. He has been a career naval officer and private school administrator.
Larry is president of Your Finest Hour Leadership Programs, a full-service leadership development business that started in 1996. He speaks nationwide on leadership, teamwork, and productivity. He has given keynotes, conducted training seminars, and facilitated leadership retreats for over 400 corporate, nonprofit (trade associations), governmental, educational, and civic organizations in 50 different industries.
Larry is a respected authority on the life and leadership of Winston Churchill with over 40 years of Churchill study. He is also the author of the leadership books, The Churchill Factors: Creating Your Finest Hour and The Greatest Board in the World.
Larry has a BA in Astronomy from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) and a MS in Applied Science from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA. He resides in Plano, Texas, a northern suburb of Dallas.