Brian Layer, Brigadier General, United States Army (Retired), serves as chair of the organizational development practice at N2growth. Brian has a distinguished record of operationalizing complex global initiatives resulting in leadership and organizational excellence. During his Army career, he served in a variety of leadership assignments culminating as the Army Chief of Transportation and Commandant of the Army Transportation School and Center. He has directed both global sustainment and surface distribution operations for the Army and twice commanded a brigade in Iraq.
Brian is highly regarded for his ability to build, develop and lead effective individuals, teams and organizations. After a full career as a senior leader in the U.S. Army, Brian now works with both public and private sector clients helping them translate strategic vision into high performance organizations. He is well known for his bias toward smart action that leads men and women to be creative, adaptive and agile problem solvers.