Leadership

Members of the Soldiers' Angels Leadership serve in a volunteer capacity, bringing a wide range of skills, knowledge and experiences to the table as they guide Soldiers' Angels in working to ensure "No Soldier Goes Unloved."

Rick Moore (Chair)

Sr. Vice President
Wells Fargo Commercial Banking Services
San Antonio, Texas

Phyllis Jo (PJ) Baunach (Vice Chair)

Attorney, Psychologist and Independent Mary Kay Sales Director
Alexandria, Virginia

Juli Coen (Secretary)

Sr. Loan Officer & Military Specialist
Northpointe Bank - TX Mortgage Division
San Antonio, Texas

Chip Simmonds, CPA, CGMA (Treasurer)

Vice-President of Finance
PPDG, Inc.
San Antonio, Texas

Kyle Brooks, DrBA

Army Reserves
Manager of Customer Care
CDK Global
Valdosta, Georgia

Juan Forero

VP/GM Global Distribution and Supply Chain
Kellstrom Defense
Jupiter, Florida

Becky Hilton

Continuing Education Department
Vizient
Dallas, Texas

George Murray

Chief Operating Officer
Wurth Adams
Chanhassen, Minnesota

D. Farr Nolen

Senior Counsel
Valero Energy Corporation
San Antonio, Texas

Amy Palmer

USAF (Veteran)
President & CEO
Soldiers' Angels
San Antonio, Texas

David Roznowski

USAF/USN (Veteran)
Founder and Chief Consultant
Kinetic Communications Marketing, LLC
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Andrew Shipe

Vice President, Business Development
Republic Services
Phoenix, Arizona

James Tibbetts

USAF (Retired)
Bronze Star Medal Recipient
Management and Program Analyst
Department of Defense
San Antonio, Texas

James Webb

Chief Operating Officer
Farmers of North America
Franklin, Tennessee

Kurt Jensen (Chair)

Marietta, Georgia

Michael Anaya, Sr. FACHE

USN/USAF (Veteran)
Chief Executive Officer
Trusted Medical
Fort Worth, Texas

Nicolas Arkells

USA (Veteran)
Chief of Strategic Development
C3 International Inc.
Cave Creek, Arizona

Dameion Brown

Army Reserves
Security Specialist
Ergon Inc.
Jackson, Mississippi

Zach Brown

USA (Veteran)
Talent Acquisition Manager
Starbucks Coffee Company
Seattle, Washington

Brian Cathers

CEO & Managing Broker
U.S. Veterans Realty
Atlanta, Georgia

Dave Chepauskas

USA (Veteran)
Principal/Financial Planner
Summit Financial Resources
Red Bank, New Jersey

Josh Cotton

CEO & Founder
VetStore USA, LLC

Dondi Dix

USA (Veteran)
Chief People Officer
Lockton Companies
Kansas City, Missouri

James Dye

USA (Veteran)
HR Plant Generalist
Atlas Hydraulics
Simpsonville, South Carolina

Mark Ellis

USA (Retired)
Of Counsel
Kutak Rock
Omaha, Nebraska

Jason Fields

Founder & CEO
Generational Executive Search, Inc.

Philip L. "Phil" Hayden

USA (Veteran)
President/CEO
PHI Group
Marietta, Georgia

Jeff Horton

Founder & CEO
Practicing Real Estate
Atlanta, Georgia

Jerame Johnson, PHR

Chief, HR Plans & Operations
Greater Seattle Area, Washington

Neil A. Jullette

USA (Veteran)
Talent Acquisition Manager
G6 Hospitality
Aubrey, Texas

Jerry Hall

Owner and President
Assured Comfort Heating, Air & Plumbing
Atlanta, Georgia

Tim "TK" Klund

USAF (Veteran)
Founder and CEO
Verve Systems, LLC.
Aledo, Texas

Paul Knipe

USMC (Veteran)
Founder & Co-CEO
Veteran Services
Hudson, Florida

Yuliya Kravtsov, CPA

Head of Sales
The Kraft Heinz Company
Chicago, Illinois

Jean Langbein

President
The Brandon Green Management Group, LLC
Silver Spring, Maryland

Robert Laubscher

Owner
RJL Consulting Services
Atlanta, Georgia

Alan Lowe

USAF (Veteran)
General Manager
HMC Instrument & Machine Works, LLC
Spring, Texas

Matt Meador

USAF (Veteran)
Instructional Design Consultant
MetHer By Design
Bartlett, Tennessee

Chris Meyerpeter

Chief Information Officer
Ardent Mills

Ryan Miller

USA (Veteran)
Chief Digital Officer - SVP
First Investors Financial Services
Roswell, Georgia

Grant Moody

USMC (Veteran)
Director of Business Development
Valero Energy Corporation
San Antonio, Texas

Jonathan Mullins

USA (Veteran)
Founder & Chairman of the Board
U.S. Veterans Realty
Atlanta, Georgia

David Rast, SPHR

USN (Retired)
Human Resources Director
Lenbrook Square Foundation
Atlanta, Georgia

William Rubiano

USA (Veteran)
Senior Analyst DCS
SITA
Atlanta, Georgia

Jim St. Clair

USN (Veteran)
Chief Technology Officer
Dinocrates Group LLC
Biloxi, Mississippi

Keith Vencel

USAF (Retired)
Human Resources Talent Mgmt & Operations
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Jim Wahl

USA (Veteran)
Senior Talent Acquisition Partner
Remington Hotels
Dallas, Texas

Mike Wallace

Owner
Johnstone Supply
San Antonio, Texas

Michael Waters

CFO and Director of International Strategy
PangaeaRx LLC

Diane Wilhelm, PMP

USA (Veteran)
Chief Engineer Advanced Manufacturing
Harley-Davidson Motor Company
Smithville, Missouri

Amy Palmer

President & CEO

Jennifer Cernoch, Ph.D.

VP of Development