Mike Clayton separated from the Navy after serving as a supply and logistics officer for six years. Currently National Coaches Education Manager for USA Wrestling in Colorado Springs, he is experienced in business, athletic and career coaching at the youth, collegiate and international levels. A graduate of The Naval Academy, Mike was an NCAA D1 qualifier for Navy in wrestling. He won the All-Navy Wrestling Championship, as well as taking a Silver at the Armed Forces Championships. Mike has coached at The Naval Academy, The Apprentice School, The US Military Academy and Stevens Institute of Technology.
Among his strengths are organizational management and motivation, public speaking, leadership training, fundraising and business process improvement. In addition to wrestling and coaching, Mike’s passions include photography, guitar, distance hiking, landscaping and enduro motorcycling.