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Christopher Strom

Christopher Strom

Keynote Speaker: Former US Marine, Retired Sergeant in the NYPD Intelligence Division & Author of "Brooklyn to Baghdad: An NYPD Intelligence Cop Fights Terror In Iraq"

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Christopher Strom Biography

Chris Strom is a former US Marine and retired sergeant in the NYPD Intelligence Division. Strom thought he’d seen it all after more than 20 years in the NYPD. As a member of its elite Intelligence Division, he earned the respect of his peers and was known as one of the top interrogators on the force, skillfully extracting intel from the toughest criminals in New York before calling it a career in 2006. Leave it to a guy like Strom to spend his retirement in Iraq.

In his book, "Brooklyn to Baghdad: An NYPD Intelligence Cop Fights Terror in Iraq," Strom details his experience as a member of the most effective counter-insurgency team ever assembled. Along with writers Jerome Preisler and Michael Benson, Strom takes readers behind the scenes on the front lines as he and his forensic exploitation team, code named Phoenix, respond to IED explosions and gather intel from captured terrorists.

Strom’s history of successful interrogations with mafia members and hard-core criminals made him an ideal recruit for a military operation designed to embed law enforcement personnel within the War on Terror. Strom explores how the psychological tactics he applied on Brooklyn wiseguys successfully translated to Iraqi terrorists, helping his team penetrate terrorist cells and eventually reach the leaders of the insurgency’s IED-making program.

Utilizing his unique perspective, Strom offers insights on what it felt like coming out of retirement, leaving his family behind and traveling halfway around the world to enter one the most dangerous settings on the planet. His outsider’s view on military life makes for a fresh, engaging read. His position allows him to look beyond the exhilarating aspects of his experiences in the field to reveal the inside story behind the demise of Phoenix Team in a forthright exposé of the military politics that hinder efforts to save lives.

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Christopher Strom Speaking Topics

Situational Awareness

Counter Insurgency Operations

Interrogation, Counter-Terrorism, Human Intelligence, Law Enforcement

Christopher Strom Videos

Fmr. NYPD officer slams Rittenhouse prosecutor for 'insane' gun stunt
CHRIS STROM | AUTHOR OF BROOKLYN TO BAGHDAD
Brooklyn To Baghdad Ret. #NYPD Intelligence Sgt. Fights Terror in Iraq

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Christopher Strom is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics such as Security & Defense, Personal Growth, Government, Marines, Authors, Military, Veteran and Inspirational.

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Christopher Strom generally travels from Roanoke, VA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances.

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Christopher Strom is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics including Security & Defense, Personal Growth and Government. The estimated speaking fee range to book Christopher Strom for virtual events is $10,000 - $20,000. Please contact us for live event fees. Christopher Strom generally travels from Roanoke, VA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Erik Therwanger, Brandon Rumbaugh and Dave Carey. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Christopher Strom for an upcoming event.

Christopher Strom Speaking Topics

  • Situational Awareness

  • Counter Insurgency Operations

  • Interrogation, Counter-Terrorism, Human Intelligence, Law Enforcement

Christopher Strom Videos

Fmr. NYPD officer slams Rittenhouse prosecutor for 'insane' gun stunt
CHRIS STROM | AUTHOR OF BROOKLYN TO BAGHDAD
Brooklyn To Baghdad Ret. #NYPD Intelligence Sgt. Fights Terror in Iraq
From Brooklyn To Baghdad Interview of Christopher Strom Ep.60
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CHRISTOPHER STROM

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