April 30 - May 4, 2022 | Charlotte, NC USA

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2021 TAPPICon LIVE! Keynote

Monday, October 4, 2021
Renaissance Waverly Hotel and Convention Center


Elizabeth McCormick

Elizabeth McCormick

A decorated, former US Army Black Hawk Helicopter Pilot and
Congressional Veteran Commendation Recipient


"YOU. In the Pilot's Seat"


With her unique messages, Elizabeth takes the challenges faced as a Black Hawk Helicopter pilot and Chief Warrant Officer for the United states Army and shares empowering, uplifting stories with relatable and actionable lessons.  

Hear Elizabeth McCormick, share the personal development secrets for success with her stories of overcoming overwhelming obstacles as a helicopter pilot while inspiring YOU Soar 2 Success!

You will leave knowing how to:

  • Unlock the key to boosting YOUR confidence, elevating your effectiveness with customers and co-workers (even your family!)

  • Discover the #1 success principle while learning to FLY a helicopter (YES REALLY!)

  • Soar to a higher level of advancement through influencing others to lead

About Elizabeth McCormick, CSP, CW2 (Ret)

As a decorated US Army Black Hawk Helicopter Pilot, Elizabeth McCormick flew air assault, command and control, top-secret intelligence missions, and transported high-level government VIP’s. Elizabeth then transitioned from her military service to corporate business as an international contract negotiator and commodity manager in purchasing and supply chain for global corporations. Now, Elizabeth is an in-demand motivational and inspirational keynote speaker, and leadership specialist: currently #4 on the list of “Leadership Experts to Follow Online.”

Her leadership and rise to success in the military paved the way for her professional achievements in corporate and entrepreneurial sales environments. Through her gifted art of analyzation and negotiation, expert mentoring abilities, mastery of management, and team-building skills, she led several teams throughout her career to top achievements that include millions of dollars in strategic cost-saving measures for regional, national, and global business entities.

An authority on leadership, customer experience, military, and veterans issues, Elizabeth is highly sought after with the media. She is frequently seen on ABC, CBS,NBC, FOX, CW, in the Wall Street Journal and was just recently live on CNN for a segment on helicopter performance. Her personal development book, The P.I.L.O.T. Method; the Five Elemental Truths to Leading Yourself in Life, is a “must read” along with her 19+business tip books in the Soar 2 Success series on leadership and entrepreneurial topics.

In addition to her aviation training, Elizabeth was trained in the US Army’s Safety School to contribute to her unit’s preparedness and readiness, and improve their safety records. In addition to the Army Aviator badge, her many military awards include the Meritorious Service Medal and Humanitarian Service Medal.

In 2011, Elizabeth was awarded the US Congressional Veteran Commendation for her service to her country and community as a disabled veteran.