Captain Brouker is a HRO Expert at Safe & Reliable Healthcare with a focus on Leadership Coaching for Vetran’s Affairs and the Department of Defense. He is a thought leader, sought after keynote speaker, professor, historian, executive coach, author and proven leader. Recipient of numerous military and civilian leadership awards, he served in an array of leadership positions during and after his naval career, including 15 years in the C-suite. Captain Brouker served as Commanding Officer at one of the largest naval hospitals worldwide. He also served as Chief of Staff for Navy Medicine West, responsible for 10 hospitals spanning the West Coast to the Indian Ocean and healthcare for 800,000 patients. In this position, he provided executive coaching for 10 Commanding Officers – helped transform their healthcare operations into High-Reliability Organizations.
After transitioning from the military, Dr. Brouker founded Brouker Leadership Solutions, a company passionate about helping leaders succeed on their leadership journey. He has presented to thousands of professionals from diverse organizations in 21 countries on 5 continents around the world, as well as provided executive coaching to leaders at all levels – from CEOs to entry level. His clients include an array of Fortune 500 companies, professional and military organizations and top universities. His book – Lessons from the Navy: Build trust, lead teams and create organizational excellence, will be published by Rowman and Littlefield publishers in November, 2020. His next book, The Nimitz Way: Leadership lessons from America’s greatest naval commander, will be published in 2021.
Captain Brouker volunteers as an executive coach at The Honor Foundation, a non-profit organization that helps U.S. Navy SEALs and other Special Operations Forces military transition from the military to the corporate environment.
Dr. Brouker earned a BS degree in Pharmacy from Northeastern University, an MBA from National University, a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Rhode Island, and is a graduate of the Naval War College. He is board certified in healthcare management as an American College of Healthcare Executive Fellow.
Ted talk link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqpJC6pcaaI
October 27th, 2020 | Season 1 | 18 mins 56 secs
fear, halloween, hro, psychological safety, reliable, safe, safety, teams, voice
In these times of uncertainty and fear, we decided to commemorate this Halloween with a special episode where members of the S&R team shares reflections on times they felt scared throughout their career. But in surviving through their fear, they also found courage, resilience and grace.