Our Advisors

Next-Generation Advisors

Elliot Ackerman
Elliot Ackerman
  • Veteran, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Author, Dark at the Crossing
  • Board of Advisors, Americans Elect
Brandy Baxter
Brandy Baxter
  • Veteran, U.S. Air Force
  • Program Director, At Ease
  • Accredited Financial Counselor and Certified Executive Coach
Todd Bowers
Todd Bowers
  • Veteran, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Former Deputy Director, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America
  • Senior Manager, Uber Public Policy
Brad Davis
Brad Davis
  • Veteran, U.S. Navy
  • CEO, Forensic Logic
  • Former Associate, Kissinger Associates
Peter Dixon
Peter Dixon
  • Veteran, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Co-Founder, With Honor
  • CEO and Founder, Second Front
Marjorie K. Eastman
Marjorie K. Eastman
  • Veteran, U.S. Army
  • Author, The Frontline Generation
  • CEO, Longbow Six
Mike Erwin
Mike Erwin
  • Veteran, U.S. Army
  • Author, Lead Yourself First: Inspiring Leadership Through Solitude
  • Founder, Team Red, White & Blue
Nate Fick
Nate Fick
  • Veteran, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Author, One Bullet Away
  • CEO, Endgame
Matt Flavin
Matt Flavin
  • Veteran, U.S. Navy
  • CEO, Concord Energy
  • Former Deputy Chief of Staff to Deputy Secretary of Defense
FLORENT GROBERG
FLORENT GROBERG
  • Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, U.S. Army
  • Author, 8 Seconds of Courage: A Soldier's Story from Immigrant to the Medal of Honor
  • Board Member, Warriors Ethos
Chris Howard
Chris Howard
  • Veteran, U.S. Air Force
  • Former Presidential appointee, National Security Education Board
  • President, Robert Morris University
Zach Iscol
Zach Iscol
  • Veteran, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Founder and CEO, Hirepurpose
  • Executive Director, Headstrong Project
ANNIE KLEIMAN
ANNIE KLEIMAN
  • Veteran, U.S. Air Force
  • Former Cultural Support Team (CST) leader, U.S. Special Operations Command
  • Senior Associate, ideas42
Ryan Manion
Ryan Manion
  • Gold Star family member
  • Township Supervisor, Doylestown PA
  • President, Travis Manion Foundation
J.R. Martinez
J.R. Martinez
  • Veteran, U.S. Army
  • Author, Full of Heart
  • Motivational speaker, student, Fordham University
Renny McPherson
Renny McPherson
  • Veteran, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Co-Founder, RedOwl Analytics
  • Managing Partner, The Twenty
Peter Meijer
Peter Meijer
  • Veteran, U.S. Army
  • Former Deputy Director, International NGO Safety Organisation
  • Chairman, Student Veterans of America
Craig Mullaney
Craig Mullaney
  • Veteran, U.S. Army
  • Author, The Unforgiving Minute: A Soldier’s Education
  • Strategic Partnerships Manager, Facebook
Dave Munichiello
Dave Munichiello
  • Veteran, U.S. Air Force
  • General Partner, Google Ventures
  • Former executive, Kiva Systems
ASHLEY NICKLOES
ASHLEY NICKLOES
  • Lt Col / Pilot*, Tennessee Air National Guard and U.S. Air Force
  • Deputy Director of NGB Patriot North and South Exercises, National Guard Bureau
  • Former Congressional Candidate
Shawn Olds
Shawn Olds
  • Veteran, U.S. Army
  • CEO, Campaign Partners
  • Founder and Chairman of the Veterans for National Service Foundation
Rachel Racz
Rachel Racz
  • Spouse, U.S. Navy
  • Managing Director - Head of Energy Listings, the Nasdaq Stock Market
  • Founder, 100 Women Who Give a Damn
Paul Rieckhoff
Paul Rieckhoff
  • Veteran, U.S. Army
  • Author, Chasing Ghosts
  • Founder and CEO, IAVA
Tommy Sowers
Tommy Sowers
  • Veteran, U.S. Army
  • Former Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Founder and CEO, GoldenDeal
Nick Taranto
Nick Taranto
  • Veteran, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Author, Evolved Eater
  • Co-Founder, Plated
Khalil Tawil
Khalil Tawil
  • Veteran, U.S. Army
  • Founder and CEO, Umi Kitchen, Inc.
  • Co-Founder and Board Director, Service to School
J.D. Vance
J.D. Vance
  • Veteran, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Author, Hillbilly Elegy
  • Principal, Mithril Capital Management, LLC
JODI VITTORI
JODI VITTORI
  • Veteran, U.S. Air Force
  • Author, Terrorist Financing and Resourcing
  • Co-Founder, Anti-Corruption Advocacy Network
Jake Wood
Jake Wood
  • Veteran, U.S. Marine Corps
  • Author, Take Command
  • Co-Founder and CEO, Team Rubicon