Public Speaking Services


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Captain Al Melvin, USNR (Ret) is an accomplished public speaker who is available to help organizations succeed through People Skills, etc. He is available as a:

  • Keynote Speaker
  • Training Session Facilitator
  • Personal Coach
  • Corporate Consultant
  • Succession Facilitator

Captain Al Melvin can speak and advise, with in depth expertise, on the following subjects:

  • Business Management
  • Career Planning and Achievement
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Organizational Effectiveness
  • Performance
  • Team Building
  • Mentoring

Captain Al Melvin’s career highlights are:

  • Squadron Commander: of MPS2, with 14 ships, the largest ship squadron in the US Navy. MPS2 is based at the British island of Diego Garcia, in the middle of the Indian Ocean, halfway around the world from the USA. (30 year USNR career)
  • Arizona State Senator, (Ret) (2009-2015): One of 30 Senators, each representing 200,000 Arizonans
  • Writer: Author of STUDENT HANDBOOK FOR SUCCESS, sold on Amazon.
  • Speaker: Member of Toastmasters International Speaker Forum and National Speakers Association (Arizona Chapter)
  • Teacher: College level adjunct teacher for over 20 years. Presently teaching logistics at Pima Community College. Previously taught at Park U.; U. of Arizona; U. of Phoenix; Western International U.; California Maritime College.International
  • Shipping Businessman: Worked in Asia for two American steamship corporations (Korea: 2 years), (Japan: 8); and (Pakistan: 2). Worked in the USA for a major Japanese shipping corporation (10 years).
  • USCG Unlimited Tonnage Master License: 9 years at sea on US flag merchant ships around the world
  • Graduate: MBA from Thunderbird , AGSIM (now part of ASU in PHX; US Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, NY; US Naval War College, Newport, RI
  • Eagle Scout
  • Stage 4 Cancer Survivor