Blue Star Families Team

Board of Directors

Constance J. Milstein

Founding Blue Star Families Board Member Emeritus

Sheila Casey

Chair, Blue Star Families Board of Directors | Chief Operating Officer, The Hill
U.S. Army, Spouse

Jennifer M. O’Connor

Former General Counsel of the Department of Defense

Mark Henry

Vice President of Corporate Development for BAE Systems, Inc.

Koby J. Langley

Senior Vice President Service to the Armed Forces American Red Cross
U.S. Army, Veteran

Charles Eggleston

President and CEO, Three Seven Consulting
U.S. Army, Retired

Craig Newmark

Founder, craigslist and craigconnects

Diane Linen Powell

Private Investor

Douglas E. Belair

Senior Vice President of Strategy and Planning, BAE Systems, Inc.

Laura Schmiegel

Community Partnerships, Booz Allen Hamilton
U.S. Army, Spouse

Les Brownlee

Senior Vice President for Business Development, Enersol
U.S. Army, Retired

Nada Stirratt

Vice President of Global Marketing Solutions, Facebook

Todd Finger

Partner at McDermott Will & Emery

Whit Cobb

Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Pacific Architects & Engineers (PAE) 
U.S. Army, Veteran

Executive

Kathy Roth-Douquet

CEO
Marine Corps (ret.) Spouse

Noeleen Tillman

Chief Operating Officer
Air Force (ret.) Spouse

Heather Donnithorne

Manager of Special Projects
Air Force Spouse

Sheila Stevens

Senior Advisor for Outreach & Special Events
Navy Spouse & Parent

Meghan Wieten-Scott

National Events Manager
Army Spouse

Cristin Orr Shiffer

Senior Advisor for Policy and Survey
Navy Spouse

Hisako Sonethavilay

Research and Policy Manager
Marine Corps Spouse

Jennifer Hurwitz

Research and Policy Analyst
Air Force Spouse

Amanda Yeram

Senior Business Operations Manager
Marine Corps Spouse

Aleah Wood

Business Operations Specialist
Marine Corps Spouse

Dalena McGrew

Comptroller
Army Spouse

Community Development

Amy Jerome

Senior Director of Community Development & Programs
Marine Corps (ret.) Spouse

Ashley Hayes

Senior Manager of Strategy & Operations for Community Development & Programs
Marine Corps Spouse

Suzi Guardia

Senior Advisor for Neighbor Engagement
Civilian

Kate Oyer

Chapter Engagement and Opportunity Manager
Army Spouse

Leah Love

Community Engagement & Training Manager
Navy Spouse

Christina Smith

McCormick Fellow
Illinois Army National Guard (ret.) Spouse

Vicky Perkins

Jacksonville Regional Director
Navy Spouse

Marie Roker-Jones

New York Regional Director
National Guard Spouse

Tina Atherall

New York Regional Director
Marine Corps Spouse

Crystal Gates

San Diego Regional Director
Marine Corps Spouse

Sandralee Jensen

Caregivers Program Manager
Army Spouse

Mikelle Raffel

Operation Family Caregiver Coach Supervisor
Army Spouse

Liz Jones

Careers Coordinator
Army Spouse

Erika Clark

Career Manager
Navy Spouse

Laura Torres

Career Manager
Marine Corps Spouse

Development

Chaitali Patel

Chief External Affairs Officer
Air Force (ret.) Spouse

Penny Bolden

Senior Advisor for Strategic Partnerships
Marine Corps Spouse

Alice Crutcher

Foundation Relations Manager
Navy Spouse

Alicia Downs

Development Operations Manager
Marine Corps Veteran

Digital Marketing and Technology

Katherine Clark

Salesforce Administrator
Navy Spouse

Bana Miller

Communications Manager
Army Spouse

Kelley Babbs

Senior Technology Manager
Army Veteran and Spouse

Valerie Nicholas

Technology and Marketing Specialist
Air Force Spouse

Kellie Gunderman

Digital Marketing Manager
Army Spouse