Paul Curtman is a veteran of the U. S. Marine Corps, an author, conference speaker, and statesman. For nearly 20 years, Paul has helped lead and develop leaders in the United States military, public service sectors, and business. Paul believes in the power and importance of communication and good story telling to share a message. Paul joined the Marines in 1999. In 2010, Paul was elected to the Missouri General Assembly where he served for eight years. Paul is a strong advocate for personal freedom, sound financial principles and free markets. He is a Fellow at Club for Growth in Washington D.C. and currently lives in Washington, Missouri with his wife, Ruth, and their four children.