Meet James Dansie, Chief Strategy Officer

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Meet James Dansie

James Dansie is a U.S. Marine, strategic communicator, broadcast journalist, and podcast editor.

Dansie is a 12-year combat veteran. He started his military career in the Marine Corps as an 11B infantryman before he transitioned to 46S Public Affairs in the Utah Army National Guard, where he served under Maj. General Jefferson S. Burton as full-time as the State Public Affairs Specialist. In 2019 he deployed to Afghanistan to work on a strategic communications mission as a part of Resolute Support. He now serves as a recruiter and career counselor, helping others.

Dansie has a background in videography and video editing. He was the lead cameraman for hunting TV shows Eye of the Tiger and Sportsmans News, sponsored by Sportsmans Warehouse.

He is the Chief Strategy Officer for the Forge Forward Project and editor of the Forge Forward Podcast. He lives in Saratoga Springs, Utah, with his wife and two children.