Timothy j. Keegan | Founder & CEO

CEO, American Underwriting Group, Inc.

A seasoned operative with extensive governmental, political and international NGO experience, Mr. Keegan possesses expertise in corporate management, policy formulation, analysis, organizational design and strategic transformation programs. A sophisticated advocate, he is recognized for his visionary approaches to challenging problem sets. Mr. Keegan has substantive experience working with business executives, elected officials, governmental staff, strategic military commands and national media.


David Perez | President

President, Coalition of Hope, Inc.

David Perez has over 36 years of entrepreneurial and executive management experience working in establishing and financing start-ups that are focused in Nanotechnology, Telecom, Software Technology, Wireless and Finance sectors. Specialties include Business Development, Nanotechnology, Fixed Cost management, Global trade, purchasing, contracts management, building CPG brands, sales, marketing and disaster relief and logistics operations for NGO's.

Andrew Reckless | SVP Finance

Managing Partner, Northpoint Companies, Inc.

Andy creates philanthropic partnerships. A multifaceted senior executive with expertise across the biotechnology, energy, manufacturing, retail, defense and finance industries, with 25+ years of global experience in leadership roles and as an entrepreneur. Andy is a "deal maker" with a keen ability to impact the sales efforts of any organization.

COH Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors

Douglas Pile, Esq. | Secretary
Miami-Dade County, Florida

Glenn Smith | Treasurer
Command Surgeon General’s Office, US Southern Command

Harriet Fulbright | Director of COH Educational Partnerships
The Fulbright Foundation

George Worthington | COH Board of Directors
(US) Rear Admiral, US Navy (retired)

Tom Fiedler | COH Board of Directors
Dean, College of Communication, Boston College

Dr. Steven J. Phillips | COH Board of Directors
National Institute of Health, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Alan Bell | COH Training & Sustainment
(US) Major General, USAR (retired)

Danny Cruz | COH International Partnerships
CEO, Headway Corporation

Marcia Dyson | COH Domestic Outreach and Organizational Chaplain
CEO, Women’s Global Initiative

Brad Barker | COH United States Media Relations
President, Epic Nomad Productions

Nick Fisher | COH International Naval Partnerships
Director, UES Advisory Services, Ltd.

Eric Frost | COH Board of Directors
Director, San Diego State University (HADR Viz-Lab)

Monica Everett | COH Board of Directors
Sr. Risk Management Advisor

Derry Huff | COH Board of Directors
Senior Director, Strategic Initiatives, AmeriJet Airlines

Senior Policy Advisors

George J. Mitchell, Esq.
United States Senator (retired)
Partner, DLA Piper

Juan G. Ayala
(US) Major General, USMC (retired)

Susan Ralston
Former Special Assistant to President George W. Bush
President, SBR Enterprises, LLC.

Michael Ussery
Ambassador, U.S. Department of State (retired)

Sir Timothy McClement
(UK) Vice Admiral, Royal Navy (retired)

Seraj Al Baker
Chairman and CEO, Albaker International General Trading and Contracting Company, WLL
Branch Director, COH Middle Eastern Operations, Kuwait

Sohail S. Quraesh
CEO, Escue Energy Inc.

Dr. Terrance K. Egland
Director of Business Planning for U.S. Navy Medicine (retired)

Lars Burr
(Denmark) MAJ, Director CIMIC / Research & Development Branch

Michael Thompson
(US) Lieutenant Colonel, USAR (retired)

Alvin Felzenberg
Author, Lecturer, Political Commentator
Joint Economic Committee, United States Congress                   

Lawrence "Chip" Levine
(US) Lieutenant Colonel, USAR (retired)

Michael MacKay
Founder & Chief Technology Officer at Recombinant Systems

Larry Eisenberg, Esq.
U.S. Department of State (retired)

David R. Bockel
(US) Major General, USAR (retired)

Paul Winstanley
United Kingdom, Ministry of Defense (retired)

Kamal Mirza
(PAK) Navy Commander (retired)

Dr. James Atkinson
(US) Master Chief, US Navy (retired)
Resources Director, US Army Corps of Engineers

Timothy Kilvert-Jones
(UK) Royal Marines (retired)

Edward Minyard
Founder and President of ResponseForce1, Inc.

Patti Barrett
President, Seariders Brokerage Corp.
International Ocean Marine, Air and Land Logisitcs & Customs Brokers

COH Foundation, Inc. Legal Counsel (Florida)

Joseph Geller, Esq.
Corporate Counsel - Business Practices

Steve Geller, Esq.
Corporate Counsel - Business Practices

Barry L. Haley, Esq.
Corporate Counsel - Patents, Trademarks & Copyrights


COH Foundation, Inc. Legal Counsel (California)

Guy M. Maisnik, Esq.
Senior Corporate Counsel


COH - Maritime / Legal Counsel

Steven Goldman, Esq.
Corporate Counsel - Maritime


Global Banking & Funds Management

William Woodson, Director, Credit Suisse Foundation
Foundation Banking & Investments / Philanthropic Advisor

Tom Birk, Credit Suisse, Private Banking
Foundation Banking & Investments / Philanthropic Advisor

Julia Chu, Credit Suisse, Private Banking
Foundation Banking & Investments

Chad Brisson, Chase, Commercial Banking
Foundation Banking & Investments


Corporate Finance / Accounting

Alan Levy, CPA.
Certified Public Accountant


Corporate Political & Public Affairs

Thomas Derita
Political Affairs Advisor

Seth Gordon
Public Affairs Advisor


Collaborative Educational & Technology Initiatives

Eric Frost
Director of Educational & Technology Initiatives


Entertainment Industry Liaison

Janell Martin
Sr. TV & Entertainment Industry Liaison (CA)

Jessia Alexander
Sr. TV & Entertainment Industry Liaison (FL)


Ship Design & Reconstruction Advisors

Kevin Jarvis

William Williston
Senior Engineer, Project Manager

Chet Hard
Senior Maritime Architect


Ship - Shoreside Operations

Dr. Terrance Egland
Director, Ship & Shoreside Operations (J3)

Charles D. Engels
Deputy Director, Ship & ShoresideOperations (J3)


Marketing, Branding, Advertising & Membership

Christian Griffith
Director, Strategic Branding

Rick D. Ellis
Director, Rich Media

John Read
COH / Membership Fulfillment & Processing Consultant


Web-Based Gaming

Jeff Ramos
Community & Content Manager


Technology / Information Assurance

Kacey Crouch
Director of Technology & Membership Interaction

Jim Toth
Technology Consultant - Network Management


Consumer Rewards Program

John M. Phelps, Jr.
COH Consumer / Client Rewards Programs


Animal Evacuations & Care

Margo McKnight
Animal Evacuations, Welfare & Care - Senior Policy Advisor