Entrepreneur solving social challenges since 2006 with creativity, tech, grit, and optimism. Branding, communication, and innovation strategist for emerging brands and Fortune100 MNCs. Advisor to startups & nonprofits. Mentor for Veterans, Military Spouses, entrepreneurs, and good people.
Marine, experienced security professional, thrives in high-stakes environments. Post-9/11 veteran skilled at building partnerships with Veteran Service Organizations, and connecting with millennial veterans, senior military and government leadership. MBA @ Emory 2012.
Marine, engineer, and serial entrepreneur. Bootstrapped payment gateway startup Paymentflow for 3 years to $40m in transactions annually. As CTO of Quintessential, helped to build the company from startup to award-winning fintech company with $40m+ revenue in 5 years.
Previous Partner at White & Case with 20 years of legal expertise. Demonstrated success with billion-dollar international M&A transactions for Fortune 100 Companies. Expert in early-stage startup financing.
Former Chief of Staff for U.S. Marine Forces, Africa & Europe, responsible for strategic planning in Afghanistan under General Stan McChrystal in 2010. Managing Partner of Red Duke Strategies.
Managing Director, Head of Global Transaction Banking at Deutschebank. Previously at Bank of Boston, Standard Chartered Bank, and FinTech startup TradeCard. Current governor of the American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei as well as treasurer.
CTO & Founder at Glownet. Developer, coach, and startup mentor. Product, user experience, and growth strategist.