Know About Jocko Willink Wife, Height, Wiki, Family, Net worth, Age, Weight, Kids, Parents:
- Full Name – John Gretton Willink
- Nickname –Jocko Willink
- Birthday – September 8, 1971
- Age –47 years
- Birthplace – New England
- Education – University of San Diego
- Profession – United States Navy
- Nationality – American
- Wife –Helen Willink
- Children – 4 in numbers
- Net Worth – $3 Million
- Height – 5”11
- Weight – 81kg
The notable retired US Navy SEAL officer was born on the 8th of September 1971 in Torrington, Connecticut, New England. He was also the co-founder of Echelon Front who has achieved Silver Star and Bronze Star for the unequivocal service he rendered during the Iraq war. After his retirement from the Navy, he moved on to create a self-titled podcast show named ‘ The Jocko Podcast’, along with his friend Echo Charles.
It is known that he has two siblings and he was a member of his high school soccer team. He took his Bachelor degree from the University of San Diego in 2006. He is also known for his best selling book titled Extreme Leadership with his US Navy SEAL fellow, Leif Babin which consist of his leadership skills and principles.
Being born on September 8, 1971, his age is likely to be about 47 years. He was born in Torrington, Connecticut, New England. He has been having an incredible physique which he built through his everyday routine exercise. He stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches and has a body weight of 81kgs.
The Chief Executive Officer is probably among those celebrities who enjoy keeping balance between his personal and professional life. He was married to Helen Willink and they both had welcomed four children of their own.
He has earned much during his 20 years of service in the US Navy SEAL. He had many sources of income as he earned as an author, fitness trainer, and a podcaster. He also earned through his YouTube Channel. With all these, he has been able to acquire an estimated net worth of $3 Million.
Career as a Navy: Willink served for 8 years as a Navy SEAL with SEAL Team ONE and SEAL Team TWO. His unique leadership qualities made him a commander of Task Unit Bruiser of the SEAL Team 3 in 2006. He also served as an instructor and also a platoon commander. He retired after serving for 20 years in October 2010 with the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal with gold award star.
Post-Navy Career: Soon after his retirement, the former SEAL commander opened a training/ fitness center called Victory MMA and Fitness, a mixed martial art gym where he mostly trains fighters like boxers and wrestlers. He has achieved a black belt from Dean Lister as a Brazilian Jiu-jitsu practitioner. Some years later he founded a company named Echelon Front company along with his former Navy SEAL fellow, Leif Babin. They both planned to make a book out of their US Navy career. After appearing on the podcasts of Tim Ferriss, Joe Rogan and Sam Harris on December 22, 2015, Jocko came up with his self-titled weekly podcast, The Jocko Podcast, along with his friend Echo Charles.
Willink is the co-author of the books Extreme Ownership and The Dichotomy of Leadership. He also believes that he is motivated to get up extremely early because it gives him a jump on the enemy.