Board of Directors

Doug Porter

Senior Advisor, True Group LLC.; Former CEO of Ronald McDonald House Chicagoland and NW Indiana

Paul Ekoniak
Chairman Emeritus

US Navy Veteran, Combat Wounded Warrior

Amanda Nesmith
Vice Chairman/Treasurer

Industrial Development Manager at Norfolk Southern Corporation

Jason “Jay” Redman

LT, USN (Ret), Founder and Executive Director of Combat Wounded Coalition

Duke Ingraham

President/SVP of Sales and Marketing, Fleet Services and Installations

Erica Redman

Co-Founder, Combat Wounded Coalition

Dr. William "Wil" Zemp

Colonel, US Army(ret.), Senior VP, Strategy and University Chief of Staff, Southern New Hampshire University

Allen Fabijan

Creative Director/Media Consultant/On-Air Personality- Sinclair Communications

Advisory Council

Scott Taylor

Veteran Advocate and Virginia Businessmen

Scott has been a member of the Virginia House of Delegates, 85th district and congressmen for Virginia's 2nd Congressional District  He is a former Navy SEAL of over 8 years and an Iraq War veteran, where he was injured on an operation. Scott holds an ALB concentrating in International Relations from Harvard University, Extension School. He is a public speaker and regularly appears on national news programs discussing military affairs, national security, and foreign policy.

Dr. W. Hank Brooks

Lead Pastor, Coastal Community Church

Hank “married up” to Donna 33 years ago – their children are grown: Casey, married, living in New York as a fashion photographer; Josh, a senior at Liberty University, studying pastoral leadership. Hank started Coastal Community Church 14 years ago in Virginia Beach – its mission is to make more and better followers of Christ, and Christ-following churches. This is Hank’s mission too... and to bass-fish as often as possible.


Jason “Jay” Redman

Founder and Executive Director (757) 390-3182

Kenny Miller

Chief Operations Officer        (757) 512-8439

Rob Allen

Gold Star Family Coordinator

Tori Arboneaux

Marketing & Online Sales Manager

Anne Barclay

OA Program Manager

Erin Barclay

Social Media Manager

Beth Brady-Miller

Public Affairs Volunteer    

Patrick Brown

Wounded Warrior Liaison

Christine Conley

CWC Program Manager              (757) 390-3297

Rob Conyers

Warrior Liaison            

Danielle "Danni" Herring

Sponsorship Development Manager                                  (757) 390-3369

Danita Jacobs

Office Manager                      (757) 390-4079

Donnie James

Information Technology        (757) 679-0137

Michelle "Shel" Roth

Bookkeeper                            (757) 512-7083

Katie Sanchez

Graphic Designer