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Your Special Invitation on May 31st – POW Symposium

Residents in the Greenville SC area – here’s your special invitation to join us on Tuesday May 31st for the “Vietnam POW Symposium: Leadership and Life Lessons from Hanoi Hilton” where me and my comrade POWs will share our stories from the Vietnam POW camps and how we used the experience for personal growth, leadership, […]

A New Sneak Peek! POW Romance Stories

Two new sample stories posted from the upcoming 2023 book, Captured by Love: Inspiring True Romance Stories from Vietnam POWs. Read these compelling romance stories from Ralph & Bobbi Gaither and Carlyle “Smitty” & Louise Harris. Read them on Captured by Love website, and also sign up to get periodic updates before the release date

Join Lee on a Panama Canal Cruise!

Join Lee as he speaks on a spy-themed cruise in January 2023!  It also benefits Veteran & Active-Duty Suicide Prevention. Please see the booking details below and download the registration flyer –

Free Leadership Coaching Offer Enclosed

You may be missing it! Each month, Lee provides free leadership video coaching on a variety of leadership and life topics. Click to Sign Up Your contact information is safe with us.          

New Release! ‘Engage with Honor’ Softcover Edition

Announcing the new softcover edition of Lee’s award-winning book, Engage with Honor: Building a Culture of Courageous Accountability. Featuring the Courageous Accountability Model™ that teams across the country use daily, it also shares more stories from the Vietnam POW camps that provide leadership and life lessons that we can all apply. Get your copy in […]

Lee’s New Online Interview – The Finding Peace Tele-Summit

Am I nervous? No. Even though I’m featured today in an online interview series with Dr. Gary Chapman, Dr. Dennis Swanberg and other experts in many fields.  It’s all about finding peace in your life and living out your purpose. I believe you will have a great time watching these interviews. You’ll be encouraged, you’ll […]

National Vietnam War Veterans Day

We’re celebrating today, March 29th, as the annual National Vietnam War Veterans Day marking the day the last U.S. troops left South Vietnam which ended America’s direct military involvement in 1973. We remain grateful to the men and women that served to protect our freedom during this time in history, and we remember those that […]

Lee Speaks at Air Force Global Strike Command

Honored to speak to CMS Melvina Smith and her group of senior NCOs at Air Force Global Strike Command at Barksdale Air Force Base. I’m always inspired by teachable leaders who seek to lead with honor! Grateful for their sacrifice and service. @AirForceGlobalStrikeCommand  

A New ‘Leading with Honor’ Testimony

So grateful for testimonies like this one from U.S. military officer, Scott, about the ‘Leading with Honor’ message – “It is a truly inspiring read! I’m about halfway through it (made great use of it during a staff duty shift recently) and I’ve been fascinated by how innovative and resilient all these heroes were while […]

Celebrating My 49th POW Release Anniversary

Today is my 49th anniversary of regaining freedom from my POW experience. My group of POWs in Vietnam stepped forward on March 14, 1973 and ever since the lock has always been on the inside of the door. Pictured are my parents greeting me at the airport, and a homecoming parade in my hometown. Please […]

Lee Ellis – Certified Virtual Speaker

Trusting to hire a virtual speaker for your organization can be risky, but hiring a CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) gives you more security and confidence. Lee Ellis has been confirmed as a Certified Virtual Speaker through eSpeakers—please watch the short clip and ask us about speaking services for your team or organization – Learn more […]

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day from Lee Ellis and the Leading with Honor Team – please “connect with the heart” with others today, both personally and professionally.       

Sneak Peek 2022 Release – ‘Captured by Love’

Just another sneak peek at this upcoming 2022 release – ‘Captured by Love’ book will share the amazing stories of enduring love with loved ones far away from home as Vietnam POWs waiting for their return. Meet a fighter pilot POW who… …proposed to his girlfriend of two months at the White House, in the […]

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year 2022 from Lee Ellis and the Leading with Honor Team! This is the best year yet to be an honorable leader—let’s do it together.    

Endorsement from Shreveport LA

We’re humbled by these kind words from Gen. Peyton Cole from Shreveport LA business association – “Lee’s presentation was excellent! I was particularly happy to see so many of our younger members’ reaction. Many of them had no idea what our POWs went through. As one of our members told me after the presentation, ‘Many […]

Free Offer to the First 100 Leading with Honor Followers!

Free Offer to the First 100 Leading with Honor Followers! Our friends at Honor2Lead have debuted a new training series featuring top thought leaders, celebrities, and business experts who have come together to add value to our nations heroes and help them discover success after service. Lee Ellis is also featured in this series, and […]