Leadership Team

Board of Trustees


  • Allan D. Cors

Public Affairs Consultant; Retired Senior Vice President for Corning, Inc.

  • Pierce R. Homer

Vice President
Global Infrastructure Consultant; Former Secretary of Transportation, Commonwealth of Virginia; Former Deputy County Executive, Prince William County

  • Susan Katz Keating

Journalist and Author, Specializing in National Security; Author, Prisoners of Hope: Exploiting the POW/MIA Myth in America; Former Director, Travis Museum, Travis Air Force Base, California and United States Army Veteran.

  • K. Dunlop Scott

President and Chief Operating Officer, Columbia Partners L.L.C. Investment Management


Cindy K. Andreotti
President & CEO, The Andreotti Group

Mark Cowan
Cowan Strategies
Former Captain in the U.S. Air Force

Ronald C. Devine
President, A&R Foods, Inc.

Katherine E. Friess
Principal, Seven Good Stones, Ltd.

Joseph L. Galloway
Career Journalist and Combat Correspondent; Co-Author, We Were Soldiers Once…and Young, and We Are Soldiers Still: A Journey Back to the Battlefields of Vietnam; Civilian Recipient, Bronze Star Medal, Awarded by U.S. Army for Service in Vietnam War

George S. Rich
Managing Director of GRI Fund, LLC, Private Equity Fund

Charles S. Robb
Former Governor and U.S. Senator from Virginia; USMC Infantry Company Commander in Vietnam

Colvin Gregg Ryan
President, Lee & Mason Financial Services Inc.; Nationally Ranked Amateur Steeplechase Jockey.

Lt. Gen. Richard G. Trefry, USA-Ret
Formerly Program Director, Army Force Management School at Ft. Belvoir; Vice President, MPRI Inc., Alexandria; Inspector General of the U.S. Army

Major Gen. Randall L. West, USMC-Ret
President, Robison International, Inc.; Public Affairs Counsel; 36-year career in USMC

General Counsel

Susan J. Borschel
Morrison & Foerster LLP; George Mason University School of Law, J.D.; Lieutenant Colonel in Army Reserves

National Steering Committee

Vice Admiral William J. Hancock, USN-Ret
Vice President, Hancock Associates Inc.; former U.S. Navy Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Logistics; former U.S. Navy Budget Officer

John T. “Til” Hazel Jr.
A lawyer and real estate developer of several portions of Fairfax County, including Tysons Corner; former Senior Partner, Reed Smith Hazel and Thomas; founder, Virginia Business-Higher Education Council

Kevin C. Rychlik
President, American Helicopters, Inc.

James Schenck
Executive Vice President, Pentagon Federal Credit Union

John M. Toups
Former Chairman and CEO, Planning Research Corporation
National Advisory Council

General P.X. Kelley, USMC-Ret
28th Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps; former Member, Joint Chiefs of Staff; former Chairman, American Battle Monuments Commission

Alan G. Merten
Past President, George Mason University

John F. Milius
Film Director/Screen Writer

Jan Scruggs
Founder, Vietnam Veterans Memorial; President, Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund

Regional Steering Committee

Jim DiModica

James Aldige
Vice Chairman
President, Dominion Direct Marketing & Publishing Company

Jim Bounds
President, Logis-Tech

Steve Daves
President, R.W. Murray Company

Mary Ellis Fannon
President, Fannon Fine Printing

Tom Gimble
Former Acting Inspector General of the Department of Defense

Bob Grasso
Vice President, Logis-Tech

James Hicks
President, Dale City Civic Association

Tim Jackson
President and CEO, MDA Technologies Group

Ernestine S. Jenkins
Community Leader

G. Harris Jordan
Consultant, BroadReach Consulting, LLC

Jerry Joseph
President, American Crewing Service

Paul S. Magness
Vice President and Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley
Smith Barney

Connie Moser
President, Neabsco Action Alliance

Steve Nelson
Commercial Service Executive, Cardinal Bank

Pattysue Rauh
Executive Vice President, Brown & Brown Insurance Agency of Virginia, Inc.

Mike Sawyers
Principal Engineer and Vice President, ECS Mid-Atlantic, LLC

Debra L. Strickland
Command Sergeant Major US Army (Ret.)

Buck Waters
President, The Waters Foundation

Patricia Wirth
President, Potomac Falls Express Lube and Car Wash

Mark Wolfe
President, ADCO Air Distributing Company