Board of Directors and Advisory Board

Board of Directors

Kathy Roth-Douquet

CEO and Board President

Sheila Casey

Chair, Blue Star Families Board of Directors | Chief Operating Officer, The Hill

Noeleen Tillman

Chief Operating Officer and Board Secretary

Bryan Tucker

Director | CSX Vice President, Corporate Relations

Gwendolyn Bingham

Director | Retired US Army Lieutenant General

Chris Bogdan

Director | Senior Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton

Nada Stirratt

Director | Vice President of Global Marketing Solutions, Facebook

Mara Motherway

Director | Vice President, Head of Government Relations, Booz Allen Hamilton

Whit Cobb

Director | Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Pacific Architects & Engineers (PAE) 

Charles Eggleston

Director | President and CEO, Three Seven Consulting

Todd Finger

Director | Partner at McDermott Will & Emery

Mary Murphy

Director | Attorney and Policy Consultant

Jennifer M. O’Connor

Director | Vice President, General Counsel, Northrop Grumman Corporation

Brianna Keilar

Director | CNN Anchor

Emeritus Members

Constance J. Milstein

Founding Blue Star Families Board Member Emeritus

Steve Hilton

Global Government & Public Affairs Executive, Attorney, Government Policy & Stakeholder Engagement Strategist, Board Member Emeritus

Craig Newmark

Founder, Craigslist and Craig Connects, Board Member Emeritus

Les Brownlee

Senior Vice President for Business Development, Enersol, Board Member Emeritus

Advisory Board Members

Aimee Malnati Stromberg

Vice President, Brand & Content Strategy, Goldman , Sachs & Co.

Barbara Thompson

Former Director, Office of Military Family Readiness Policy, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Military Community and Family Policy

Brigadier General Lorna Mahlock

Director, IC4 HQMC

Caitlin Thompson

Vice President, Community Partnerships, Cohen Veterans Network

Chris Sanborn

Chief Operating Officer, HFactor Inc.

Dana Born

Faculty Chair, Senior Executive Fellows; Faculty Advisor, Black Family Fellows; Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School, Center for Public Leadership

Dana Richardson

Senior Spouse

Dave Stritzinger

Head of Global Distribution, Brightstar Corporation

Donna Hoffmeier

Senior Vice President, Strategic Communications and Advocacy, TriWest Healthcare Alliance

Dorsey Newcomb

Executive Director, Leonard Wood Institute/Sustainable Ozarks Partnership

Doug Belair

Founder/President, Two8 Strategy

Doug McCormick

Author, Family Inc.

Douglas Rozman

Managing Principal, Communication Consulting

Edward Meagher,

Executive Vice President/Executive Advisor, Information Innovators Inc.

Elizabeth O’Brien

Chief Executive Officer, Freedom Learning Group

Ellyn Dunford

Senior Spouse

Emil Hill

Senior Vice President/Management Supervisor, Powell Tate Weber Shandwick

Fran DeNinno

Communications Director, Navy League of the United States, Honolulu Council

Fred Hannett

Founder & Managing Principal, The Capital Alliance

Greg Douquet

Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Red Duke Strategies LLC

Holly Page

Principal, The Page Agency

Ingrid Herrera-Ye, PhD

Senior Social Scientist - Research, Program Evaluation, Data and Surveillance, Defense Suicide Prevention Office

Jackie Bolden

James K. Sims

CEO, JKS Expert Solutions, LLC

Jonathan Soros

Chief Executive Officer, JS Capital Management, LLC

Karla Ballard Williams

CEO & Co-Founder, YING, Inc.

Katie McMaster

Spouse to Lt Gen, H.R. McMaster, Former National Security Advisor

Koby Langley

Senior Vice President, American Red Cross

Larry Spencer

President, Armed Forces Benefit Association

Laura Schmiegal

Head of Military and Veteran Affairs, Booz Allen Hamilton

Leslie Leggett

Vice President, NationSwell

Lou Weisbach

Founder/ CEO, Merch Time, LLC

Malerie Stalker

Intelligence Specialist, US Army

Marcia Nelson

Managing Director, Alberleen Family Office Solutions

Margaret Perlis

Forbes Contributor

Mark Andrekovich

Chief People & Culture Officer, TeleTracking Technologies Inc.

Michael Meese, PhD

President, AAFMAA (American Armed Forces Mutual Aid Association)

Patricia Ochan

Senior Consultant for Cybersecurity Policy, Booz Allen Hamilton

Paul Meyer

Co-Founder/CEO, The Commons Project

Peter Bloom

Chairman of the Board, DonorsChoose.Org

Rebekah Sanderlin

Public & Media Relations, Strategic Marketing And Digital Communications, Military Family Advisory Network

Reta Jo Lewis

Director of Congressional Affairs, The German Marshall Fund of the United States

Robert Gordon

Chief Growth Officer & VP Health Solutions, SBG Technology Solutions

Robert Wilkins

Military Evangelist/Community Outreach, MilitaryTimes

Robin Bronk

CEO, The Creative Coalition

Robin Kelleher

President/CEO, Hope For the Warriors

Ron Manderscheid, PhD

Executive Director, National Association of County Behavioral Health and Developmental Disability Directors

Sam Meek

CEO & Co-Founder, Sandboxx

Stephen Xenakis

Stephen N. Xenakis, M.D., LLC

Sujata Luther

Executive Vice President - Consumer Insights, Nickelodeon

Susan J. Blumenthal, M.D., M.P.A

Teresa McBride

CEO, McBride Capital Partners

Tonya Wright

Senior Project Manager, Belcan

Tracy Meyer

Chief of Staff, Army Reserves

Val Nicholas

Senior Vice President Creative Director, Summit MediaCorp

Ward Carroll

Director of Outreach and Marketing, U.S. Naval Institute

Will Goodwin

Director of Government Relations & National Spokesperson, VoteVets