John T. McNabb is co-founder of the Trump Leadership Council and former chairman and CEO of Willbros Group.
Mr. McNabb was a co-founder, Chairman, and CEO of Growth Capital Partners. He started his career working in Mobil Oil’s exploration and production division.
He currently serves on the boards of two public companies, Continental Resources located in Oklahoma City and Cypress Energy Partners located in Tulsa.
Mr. McNabb holds B.A. and M.B.A. degrees from Duke University. He is an Emeritus Member of Board of Visitors at The Fuqua School of Business-Duke University and the former Chairman of the Board of Visitors at The University of Houston where he also taught as an Executive Professor of Finance.
He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War, rising to the rank of Captain. Mr. McNabb earned the Air Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters and the Distinguished Flying Cross.
The future is daunting, but if we prevail it will be because the path ahead was cleared for us by our relatives and friends who willingly made the ultimate sacrifice so that we and our descendants can live in God-given freedom.Read More
Today our United States is being destroyed from within and without by those with varied motives. Some are outright enemies; Others not. But they aspire to the same goal: Transforming our democracy into something unimaginable to my ancestors.Read More
On this past Veterans Day a certain Air Force Maj. Gen. Rick Deveraux (Ret.) embarrassed himself, probably yet again, with his Veterans Day remarks in Weaverville, North Carolina.Read More
Sleepy Joe Biden has been in office for eight months and the United States is trapped in self-induced quicksand.Read More
It’s Memorial Day again. The day seems to come faster each year, and 2021 is especially poignant because our nation is in uncharted waters.Read More
So who is in charge? Take heart. The Swamp is fully in charge of our government! Whatever happened to a "government by and for the people"?Read More
What in God’s name is happening to our wonderful country?Read More
Today is Nov. 3, 2020, and the hour of decision is at hand. In the midst of unprecedented partisan fervor, I am appealing to my fellow Americans to turn off all media and be sensible.Read More
FPI / October 15, 2020 Commentary by John McNabb This morning I am watching Democrat senators attack Judge Barrett. Accusing her and seeking to diminish her by presuming to know that she will vote to end the ACA. What a demeaning gut shot to condemn her for something in the future. What arrogance and audacity […]Read More
FPI / September 27, 2020 Commentary by Harold Hamm/Fred Zeidman/John McNabb The following was originally published by the Jerusalem Post Today, America stands at the forefront of a wave of historic peace deals in the Middle East. Contrast 19 years ago to today. America was reeling from the enormous destruction of 9/11. America’s values and […]Read More
FPI / May 25, 2020 By John McNabb, How time flies! I remember a great friend Bob Pascal, an All American football player at Duke, asking me years ago “John, where did the time go?” His was a rhetorical question but a deeply meaningful expression of life’s journey. Some of my heroes were not allowed […]Read More
FPI / April 21, 2020 By John McNabb, April 20, 2020 I flew my last sortie just over 50 years ago on April 3, 1970. Or at least I thought it was my last combat sortie in Southeast Asia! Uncle Sam had already gotten his money out of me as I flew virtually every day […]Read More
FPI / December 29, 2019 Commentary by John McNabb The day after Christmas, the Dow Jones Industrial Average reached yet another all-time high. Over 100 Dow Jones highs have been recorded during the three-year Trump Presidency. The Standard & Poors Average also reached an all-time high as did the NASDAQ which closed over 9,000 for […]Read More