As the first fully qualified female F-14 Tomcat Fighter Pilot in the U.S. Navy, having flown missions worldwide as a combat-mission-ready United States Navy pilot, Lohrenz is used to working in fast moving, dynamic environments, where inconsistent execution can generate catastrophic results. Carey’s experience in the all-male environment of fighter aviation and her ability to pass on the Lessons Learned in her career allow her to deliver insight and guidance from a credible platform on Leadership, High Performing Teams and Peak Performance.
Carey graduated from the University of Wisconsin where she was a varsity rower, also training at the pre-Olympic level. After graduation, she attended the Navy’s Aviation Officer Candidate School before starting flight training and her naval career. Carey Lohrenz is the author of the Wall Street Journal Best Seller "Fearless Leadership: High-Performance Lessons from the Flight Deck." Carey lives with her husband and four children in Minneapolis, MN, and is currently working on her Master’s in Business Administration in Strategic Leadership.