Karl Monger is the Founder and Executive Director of GallantFew, Inc., a nonprofit helping military veterans transition from active duty to civilian lives of hope and purpose. He is a retired reserves US Army Major who served in infantry and Ranger assignments. He has received awards from the Small Business Administration and several veteran organizations for his leadership in veteran issues, but the title he treasures the most is “Ranger Shepherd”, bestowed by a former CIA operative and Ranger veteran. Karl authored “Common Sense Transition”, is an award winning video producer and Functional Emotional FitnessTM Certified Master Practitioner. He is the president of Metroport Rotary, serves on the Town of Trophy Club Town Council, and recently returned to school and is working towards his Master’s in Counseling at the University of North Texas. He is married to Sara and has two daughters, two grandsons and two dogs. He enjoys riding his bicycle long distances and teaching veterans how to sport rock climb.
He is a graduate of Ranger, Jumpmaster, Airborne and Air Assault Schools, the Command and General Staff Officers Course, Combined Arms and Services Staff School, Infantry Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, the Armor Officer Basic Course, and the US Air Force Air Ground Operations School. His awards and decorations include two Meritorious Service Medals, the Army Commendation Medal, two Army Achievement Medals, Southwest Asia Service Medal with bronze service star, Korea Defense Service Medal, the Expert Infantry Badge, Ranger Tab, Senior Parachutist and Air Assault Badges.« View All GF Staff