Guy Snodgrass is a navy fighter pilot, senior level pentagon official, CEO Of Defense Analytics, and author of the book TOPGUN’s Top 10.
Today on Work In Progress, Sophia is joined by Guy Snodgrass. Commander Snodgrass is a retired Navy F/A-18 fighter pilot and a Topgun graduate and instructor who served as the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps expert in air-to-air combat and tactics development. Commander Snodgrass also served as Communications Director and Chief Speechwriter for (former) Secretary of Defense, Jim Mattis, and is the founder and CEO of Defense Analytics, a national security and foreign policy strategic advisory firm specializing in strategy development, government policy, and technology adoption. Widely recognized as an influential national security and foreign policy expert, Guy has appeared on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC and is a regular contributor to publications like The Washington Post, Politico, Fox Business, CNN, and USA Today, in addition to having written and published two incredibly successful books, Holding the Line: Inside Trump's Pentagon with Secretary Mattis in 2019 and TOPGUN'S TOP 10: Leadership Lessons from the Cockpit in 2020. Sophia and Commander Snodgrass discuss his career in the Navy as a fighter pilot and TOPGUN instructor, his experience as Chief Speechwriter for Jim Mattis, his thoughts on our current administration, our national security, the future of our democracy, the upcoming election...and so, so much more.Thank you to our sponsors for today’s episode:GreenChef  ( and use code WIP80)Rothy’s ( 
In this episode, brought to you by Smiley's Breezy Vapes, we visit with Commander Guy M. Snodgrass who shares the story behind his new book "TOPGUN'S TOP 10: Leadership Lessons from the Cockpit". Nev Schulman talks about the latest season of Dancing With the Stars, and how his expectations have changed over the past couple weeks. Liz Priestley visits about the upcoming movie "Concrete Cowboy" which she co-stars opposite Idris Elba. RZA talks about the new movie "Cut Throat City" that he directed, which is available now. --- Send in a voice message: Support this podcast:
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