Brad Kearney

Selected Speaker’s Topic Titles:

  • The Pursuit of Excellence – Learn how you can tap into your potential like a fighter pilot as Brad shares his observations of how fighter pilots successfully pursued excellence
  • Fail-Safe Leadership – Straight Talk About Correcting The Leadership Challenges in Your Organization.  Learn what it takes to develop result-based leadership and align your organization’s culture to achieve the results desired.

Brad Kearney helps individuals achieve the future they desire. He brings 30+ years of diverse experience successfully developing leaders and building effective strategic plans to generate significant and measurable results.

A USAF Academy graduate, Brad served in ten locations and flew in numerous locations around the world and is a Desert Storm veteran with a career total of 100 combat missions.  As Air Combat Command’s Chief of Fighter Basing, he also successfully supervised all processes and actions relating to all fighter basing actions stateside.  Finally, he commanded an F-16 squadron where his team of warriors maximized combat readiness to excel as an organization. 

After retiring from the USAF, Brad worked at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth Texas. He guided senior leadership, across company teams, to develop cohesive and effective strategies for major million or billion-dollar fighter programs.  In his last position, he rapidly unified a newly formed team and strategically set the vision, developed plans, and empowered his team to create discriminating innovations and win new customers for numerous programs. 

Today, as President of CBK3 Consulting, he partners with clients to help them determine where they want to go and how to get there. Brad works closely with leaders to accelerate their leadership development and to help manage strategic, cultural, and structural changes within organizations. Through alignment of their plan, people, and system, businesses gain a competitive edge.