Founders

Joseph Cox - Combat Veteran

MANAGING FOUNDER

Voting Board Member


Deployments:

2004-05  Mosul, Iraq OIF

2007-08  Baghdad, Iraq


Units:

2003-06 - 1st BN, 24th INF, 25th ID

2006-09  - 3rd Squadron, 2nd Calvalry Regiment

2009-11 - 1st BN, 353rd INF

Adam Lingo - Combat Veteran

FOUNDER

GLOBAL AMBASSADOR


Deployments:

2004-05 Mosul, Iraq OIF

2007-08 Baghdad, Iraq


Units:

1995-97 - 1st BN, 502nd INF, 101st Airborne Division

1997-00 - 2nd BN, 35th INF, 25th ID

2000-05 - 1st BN, 24th INF, 25th ID

2005-2012 - 1st BN, 23rd INF, 2nd ID

Executive Staff

Eddie Montoya - Combat Veteran

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Voting Board Member


Deployments:

1999-00 Kosovo

2004-05 Mosul, Iraq OIF


Units:

1997-98 Reynolds Army Community Hospital

1998-01 201st FSB, 3rd Brigade, 1st INF

2001-2006 1st BN, 24th INF, 25th ID

2006-12 CaNG, 1st BN, 185th Armor

Lisa Silvey - Civilian

DIRECTOR OF GLOBAL INITIATIVES

Voting Board Member


Aunt of:

SGT Adam J. Plumondore

KIA 02/16/2005 - Mosul, Iraq

1st BN, 24th INF, 1st Brigade, 25th ID

Jason Bebo - Combat Veteran

TREASURER

Voting Board Member


Deployments:  

1995- Operation Sea Signal
1997- Operation Pacific Haven
2004-2005 Mosul, Iraq OIF
2007-2008 Baghdad, Iraq


Units:  

1991-1994- 1st BN, 27th INF, 25th ID
1994-1995- 2nd BN, 9th INF, 7th ID
1995-1997- 5th BN, 20th INF, 25th ID
1997-1999- 5th BN, 87th INF, USARSO
1999-2006- 1st BN, 24th INF, 25th ID
2006-2007- 3rd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Reg
2007-2009- HHT, 2nd Cavalry Reg
2009-2011- HHC, 428th Field Artillery BN

Russ Collins - Combat Veteran

GLOBAL VETERAN LIAISON

Voting Board Member


Deployments:  

2004-05  Mosul, Iraq OIF  

2007-08  Baghdad, Iraq     


Units:  

1999-00  1st Bn 503 INF Regt (Air Assault)

2000-06  2nd Bn 24th INF

2006-09  3rd Squadron 2nd CAV

Civilian or Combat Veteran

Grunt


Under Construction

Board Members

Forrest Byas - Veteran

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

Voting Board Member


Units:

1973 - 76

2nd Battalion 7th Cavalry Regiment

1st Cavalry Division, Ft. Hood, TX

Allen Morton - Gold Star Family

Voting Board Member


Father of:

SGT Benjamin 'Rat' Morten

KIA 05/22/05 - Mosul, Iraq

 1st BN, 24th INF, 1st Brigade, 25th ID 


Elaina (Salinas) Morten

Suicide: 08/25/05

Beloved Wife and Soulmate of Benjamin

Marcia Higaki - Civilian

Voting Board Member


Mother of:

Benjamin "Nick" Nickolas Becker

Combat Veteran

Suicide:  03/31/17

2004-10 US Army Stryker Brigade

2010-12 US Army Reserves

Civilian or Combat Veteran

Voting Board Member


Under Construction

Civilian or Combat Veteran

Voting Board Member


Under Construction

Civilian or Combat Veteran

Voting Board Member


Under Construction

Youth Ambassadors

Abigail Silvey

GLOBAL YOUTH AMBASSADOR

Community Outreach

Under Construction

YOUTH AMBASSADOR

Community Outreach