CODEY GANDY

Director of Experiential Training 

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CODEY GANDY

Director of Experiential Training

Codey Gandy is a former U.S. Marine, and currently a leadership instructor, speaker, and strategic advisor for Echelon Front. Codey spent just over 5 years working as a ground combat leader for various units in the Marine Corps.

 


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Insights by CODEY GANDY

During my time in the Marine Corps, I quickly realized that micromanagement was a pervasive aspect of leadership. Regardless of where I was stationed or what I was doing, I constantly observed leaders resorting to micromanagement as their go-to solution for the problems they faced. Upon transitioning to Echelon Front,
Knowing how to practice self-discipline is a highly sought-after skill. We all see the benefits that discipline can provide. Yet, mastering self-discipline is a daunting task. It requires effort, patience, time, and sacrifice, which typically deter us from implementation. This essential skill can transform your personal and professional life, leading

Taking the Fight to the Enemy | Codey "Gameday" Gandy | Echelon Front FTX | JP Dinnell Podcast 024

JP Dinnell and Echelon Front instructor Codey "Gameday" Gandy talk about the importance of being default aggressive, training to take the fight to the enemy, and how the @EchelonFront FTX teaches leadership skills through intense field training.
“Codey did a phenomenal job of using his experience in the Marine Corp, and with Echelon Front, to tie together the true meaning of leadership with battling complacency and taking ownership for one’s actions. His final talking point, “If not you, then who?” was a battle cry for the 1,700 craft workers in attendance to take Extreme Ownership for their own safety and the safety of those around them. Codey is a great speaker and a true asset to your team!”

- Phillip Browning, Corporate Training Manager, Rosendin

“There isn't a single word I could use to describe the training cadre for FTX! My entire team would agree they are all a class act! The debriefs after each event were full of passion, life experience, and lasting words that our team can apply every day!”

- Hi Crush Inc.

“Codey has been phenomenal throughout the training process. He is always available for guidance and to bounce ideas off of. He does a really great job of listening, analyzing, and explaining approaches. There have been a few occasions where I have reached out to Codey to discuss a challenging management scenario, and he always provides great guidance. I cannot say enough positive things about Codey.”
“Codey is so passionate and knowledgeable – you can tell he really eats, sleeps, and breathes Extreme Ownership.  Our sessions with him have been awesome at bringing the material to life.”