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Nathan K. Finney is an officer in the U.S. Army.

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Mark Jacobsen (USAF) is a C-17 Instructor Pilot, Middle East Regional Affairs Specialist, and Strategist. He is currently pursuing a PhD in Political Science at Stanford University. Mark joined…

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Lindsay L.

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Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Karl Kadon served four years on active duty in the United States Marine Corps from 2007-2011 as a ground intelligence officer and civil affairs officer.  He…

Co-Founder and DEF2013 Co-Chair

Tony Hatala is currently serving as an Executive Transport Pilot for Secretary of the Navy, the Commandant of the Marine Corps, and the Chief of Naval Operations.  Before joining the Commandant's…

Founder and Chairman of the Board

Ben is a naval officer and in his spare time, wonders what the world would be like if the status quo was just a bit different.  Intellectual influences include…

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Micah is a full-time Naval Officer, husband, and father, who in his "spare" time enjoys connecting with and encouraging people who are pursuing their passions…