Alex Carney

Alexander “Alex” S. Carney left active duty in 2017 after serving ten years in the United States Marine Corps as a decorated Special Operations Officer in the Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC), as well as an infantry officer and joint terminal air controller in 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment. Alex served as the ground force commander or joint terminal air controller for over 30 high-risk direct action raids in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. During his career, he led sensitive counter-terrorism missions in the southern Philippines, and served as the lead advisor to many foreign special operations units. He is the recipient of multiple awards for valor in combat, to include the Bronze Star.