A portrait picture of author Mark Hertling

About the Author

General Mark Hertling retired after serving almost four decades in the US Army. At the time of his retirement, he commanded US Army Europe and Seventh Army, where he led over forty thousand soldiers, cared for over one hundred thousand family members, and partnered with the armies of fifty countries in the European theater.

More About Mark Hertling

Hertling formerly served as a senior vice president at Florida Hospital. He was appointed by President Obama to be one of the twenty-five members of the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition. Hertling serves as a military analyst for CNN, and he speaks and acts passionately on the subjects of leadership, national security, and health trends.

Mark is married to his best friend, Sue. They have two married sons and four grandchildren. He loves being with family, reading history, bicycling, and any form of athletic activity.

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