NFL running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis was the keynote speaker for the recent Ohio North South Classic in Dayton, Ohio. At the National Guard-sponsored event, Green-Ellis discussed the importance of core values.
NFL running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis of the Cincinnati Bengals was the guest speaker at the Ohio North South Classic football game in Dayton, Ohio. The event was sponsored by the National Guard. Green-Ellis spoke about the Guard core values consisting of duty, loyalty, respect, selfless service and character.
On the subject of character, Green-Ellis said, "Character is what you do when no one is watching." On leadership, Green-Ellis says that everyone is a leader because all athletes have someone looking up to them. "A leader doesn't do right some of the time," Green-Ellis said. "A leader does it right all the time."
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