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Board of Directors

Our Board is comprised of professionals from various backgrounds, all with a dedication to helping our vetrepreneurs succeed.

They serve without compensation, donating their time, talent and treasure to our mission.



Aliahu Bey

Board Member, Chair

Mike Crumlin

Board Member

David Wentz

Board Member

Tyrell Gray

Board Member

Reggie Hall

Board Member

Luke Saari

Board Member


Advisory Board

Our Advisory Board provides non-binding strategic advice to Warrior Rising on matters regarding trends, needs and issues in the veteran community.

They serve without compensation and are comprised of experienced business leaders, military leaders and other non-profit and civic leaders from across the country.


Jakob Norman

Advisory Board

Priscilla Pesci

Advisory Board

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Mike Moone

Advisory Board


Leroy Petry

Advisory Board


Executive Staff

Our Executive Staff is composed of professionals in program development and execution, marketing, fund development, and opportunity development, all aligned and dedicated to helping our vetrepreneurs succeed.


Adam DeMarco

Partnerships Director

Cait Dale

Fund Development Director

Dara Rodda

Assistant Fund Development

Sarah Balhuizen

Programming Director

Alissa Morrison

Vet & Guest Experience Director

Casey Maxted

Fund Development


Ken Vennera

Chief of Staff

Empowering Veterans

We believe in empowering veterans to solve their own problems. While you were busy creating your empire back home, our veterans were serving our country overseas. They were defending our freedom and sacrificed so much so we can live the life that we dreamed of. Now, it's our time to serve them.

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