Our Officers:

Nancy Laine, President

Nancy Laine, President, Daughter of U.S. Army Chaplain


Robert D. Gilpatrick, Treasurer, Former CEO of Nonprofit Organizations


David A. Wood, Secretary, Financial Services Business Owner


Don Leggett, Jr. (Honorary), Merger & Acquisition Consultant, Commercial Risk Analyst


Mike Shea, Sr. (Honorary), Employee Benefits & Healthcare Reform Specialist


Col. (R) Russ Barnes (Honorary), Business & Organizational Design Strategist


Col. (R) Dennis W. Greene (Honorary), Management Consultant, Federal Investigator


Our Advisory Board:

Pete Blum, USMC Veteran, Technology Trainer, Podcast Host, Veteran Advocate


Jenny Clark, CEO and Small Business Advocate in Federal Contracting


Sean Donahue, USAF Veteran, Cyber Operations (Formerly with Air Force Two)


Valerie Ellis, U.S. Army Veteran, CEO at Luminary Deployment and Luminary Global


Judy Gay, Tampa Bay Business Leader (Former CEO of South Tampa Chamber)


Forrest “Wayne” Heard, Trainer at U.S. European Command (USEUCOM)


Kate Holgate, Professional Speaker Manager, Veterans Advocate


Evan Guzman, Head of Marketing & Strategic Partnerships at Veterati


Col. Mustafa “Kujo” Koprucu, Senior Investigations Officer, USAF (Pentagon)


Julie McAdoo, USAF Veteran, Board Member at South Tampa Chamber


Tony Michaelides, Music Industry Executive, Author, TEDx Speaker


Jonathan Pudas, USAF Veteran, Healthcare Management Consultant


Steven A. Renker, VP Sales at Fortify24x7.com


Traci Riley, Health & Fitness Consultant to USSOCOM Senior Leaders


Tom Ronell, CEO of Ronell Aviation


Monica Roy, Community Liaison in Support of Military Spouses


Ben Sever, VP of Partnerships & Community Relations at AtRock Consulting Group


Brig. Gen. (R) David M. “Tanker” Snyder, Former Wing Commander at MacDill AFB


Edward Spenceley, U.S. Army Veteran, SVP, Govt Contracting Specialist at Bank of America


Kathy Stepp, Daughter of U.S. Marine Veteran, Veterans Advocate


Cory Stewart, U.S. Navy Veteran, US Risk Assurance IT Domain Leader at PwC


Col. (R) Chris R. Stricklin, Assoc. Partner at Afterburner (Former Thunderbird Pilot)


John Tholen, USAF Veteran, VP Business Development at Raymond James Financial Inc.


Kim Tran, Chief People Officer at Symphony.com


Avtar Nordine Zouareg, 2x Mr. Universe Champion, Veterans Advocate