Chris Heben was a U.S. Navy Seal and Private Military Contractor totaling 15 years of conflict experience and Chris survived over 200 missions in the world's most hostile countries.
Imagine having this man on your side…After battling the enemy for hours in Africa, the Navy SEALs were victorious. Chris’ opponent was severely wounded. What does Chris do? He saves the enemy’s life. In addition to being a national hero, Chris holds a Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, specializing in Orthopedic Surgery/Sports Medicine, Emergency Medicine and Austere Medicine.
IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE TERMINATION OF OSAMA BIN LADEN: On May 2nd 2011, Chris emerged as the media's most featured Special Operations subject matter expert, appearing in hundreds of interviews on over-the-air television, cable news networks, and radio networks such as NPR; providing expertise and relevance on a variety of topics relating to the special operations community.
AN ON-AIR STAR IS BORN: Due to his many favorable on-air appearances and growing popularity, Chris was heavilyfeatured in the Discovery Channel’s specials, Secrets of SEAL Team Six (June 2011) and Inside Bin Laden’s Lair (August 2012), the History Channel’s America’s Book of Secrets: Black Op’s (April 2013), and the United Kingdom’s Channel 4 documentary; Wikileaks, Secrets and Lies: The Julian Assange Story.
AFTER LEAVING ACTIVE DUTY: Chris performed duties as a Special Operations Team Leader for a private military contractor in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, (OEF), Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and Al’ Qaeda in the Lands of the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM). Through these initiatives, Chris helped to establish, and enforce United States Foreign Policy. Chris remains an active member of the United States Special Operations Community.
TODAY: Chris is an internationally recognized public speaker, spokesperson for the Montrose Auto Group, and continues to pursue his passion for the creative arts in the form of television and film acting, song writing, singing performance and voice acting. Today he is the official voice for Under Armour’s new hunting TV show Ridge Reaper, currently airing on the Outdoor Channel.
Chris, Founder/CEO of SEAL Team Consulting, is a featured subject matter expert on Fox News and CNN, the official voice of Under Armor's TV show Ridge Reaper, and is hard at work promoting his debut album, The Patriot Project. Chris is legendary in international circles for his motivational speaking engagements. He is also working on an autobiography titled Undaunted, in hopes of inspiring others to pursue their dreams.