Bill King

Senior Advisor


A veteran of 32 years in the SEAL Teams, Bill King served as the 9th Force Master Chief of Naval Special Warfare (NSW), the senior enlisted leader over all SEAL Teams, from August 2018 to August 2022. He served 19 years at Naval Special Warfare Development Group where he served at all the enlisted leadership levels to include serving as the Development Group Command Master Chief. He worked extensively in Afghanistan, Iraq, throughout Southeast Asia, the Arabian Peninsula, and the Horn of Africa. He completed 11 deployments (9 of those were combat deployments) and participated in multiple contingency operations. His military awards include the Legion of Merit, 6 Bronze Stars (5 with Valor), the Meritorious Service Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, 6 Presidential Unit Commendations and various other personal and unit decorations.