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
  • K. Dunlop Scott
    President and Chief Operating Officer, Columbia Partners L.L.C. Investment Management


  • James V. Adduci II
    Managing Partner, Adduci, Mastriani & Schaumberg, L.L.P.
  • Cindy K. Andreotti
    President & CEO, The Andreotti Group
  • H.C. “Barney” Barnum, Jr.
    Colonel of Marines-Retired; Medal of Honor Recipient
  • Edward H. Bersoff
    Former President, CEO and founder of BTG, Inc.; Current Chairman, ATS Corporation; Former Captain, US Army Corps of Engineers
  • Mark Cowan
    Cowan Strategies
  • 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
  • Erik Prince
    Managing Partner, Frontier Resource Group; Navy SEAL
  • George S. Rich
    Managing Director of GRI Fund, LL, 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
  • G. Craig Stewart III
    Vice President, Private Client Group, Bernstein Global Wealth Management
  • 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
  • Earle C. Williams
    Retired CEO, BDM International

General Counsel

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

National Steering Committee

  • Ronald Crawford
    Private Investor
  • 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
  • Michael T. Kelley
    Managing Director, Berkshire Ventures, LLC; former Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • 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
    President, George Mason University
  • Robert H. Michel
    Senior Advisor, Hogan & Hartson; U.S. House of Representatives, 1956-1994; Republican Leader, 1981-1994
  • 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 Ardaiolo
    Owner, Ardaiolo, Bausman & Associates
  • 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