Chris Bent

Chris Bent graduated from Yale and became a Navy SEAL in Underwater Demolition Team 21 which eventually became Seal Team 4 in 1984. He had the honor of recovering several spacecraft, including Gemini 6/7 & AS-201, the very first Apollo Spacecraft to go into space.

After the Navy his colorful career and his intense personal interest in people of all ages, and from all walks of life had him facing head-on the societal problems that plague our modern society. Troubled by what he sees, Chris is driven to write in brief chapters that touch universal truths.

Chris uses his Navy SEAL training and life experience to help troubled children and their families search and find where they are meant to go; instilling in them a sense of community and a desire to fight evil and injustice; helping them to become leaders that make a positive difference in the world, and helping them to not quit.

Chris’ first two volumes in a series titled 1-800-I-AM-UNHAPPY contain his inspirational, spiritual, straight-talking, sometimes irreverent, often humorous path of self-discover about life and leadership as we should know it. His third volume titled 1-800-FOR WOMEN ONLY is due out in the Fall.

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