A Foundation Of Strong Leadership. Stump’s leadership skills were forged as a cadet at the prestigious Citadel Military Academy. The Citadel’s Leadership Principles Believes in an optimistic view for the future. Motivates others to achieve. Demonstrates loyalty. Respects the rights of others. Sets a good example. Pursues excellence in all endeavors. Treats others with concern and civility. Demonstrates the courage to act responsibly. Possesses uncompromising integrity. Is devoted to duty and honor. former Green Bay Packer and Seattle Seahawk head coach Mike Holmgren “Stump is a guy who worked hard as a player to achieve success, Now as a coach, he’s a good teacher. That is the type of combination we look for and what it takes to be successful in this league.” Basis for Success Stump gets the most out of the players and teams he leads, by setting clear expectations while doing so in his own unique soft-spoken but powerful manner. By treating each player the way they need to be treated, you can get the most out of them. While physical mistakes occur, mental mistakes are never excused. Success is not just what occurs during your time at an organization, but the legacy you leave behind.