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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.

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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.

 

COH Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors

Timothy J. Keegan, Founder & CEO
CEO, American Underwriting Group, Inc.

David Perez, President
Coalition of Hope, Inc.

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

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

George R. Worthington
(US) Rear Admiral, US Navy (retired)
Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence (Special Operations and Counter-terrorism)

Tom Fiedler
Dean, College of Communication, Boston College

James “Ace” Lyons, Jr.  
(US) Admiral, US Navy (retired)
Former Senior U.S. Military Representative to the United Nations and Deputy Chief of Naval Operations.

Harriet Fulbright
The Fulbright Foundation

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

Alan D. Bell
(US) Major General, USAR (retired)

Danny Cruz
CEO, Headway Corporation

Marcia Dyson
CEO, Women’s Global Initiative / COH Chaplain

Brad Barker
President, Epic Nomad Productions

Dr. Maria A. Grimovich, PhD.
Director, Nayada USA, Inc.

Nick Fisher
Director, UES Advisory Services, Ltd.

Eric Frost
Director, San Diego State University (HADR Viz-Lab)

Monica Everett
Sr. Risk Management Advisor

Derry Huff
Senior Director, Strategic Initiatives, AmeriJet Airlines


Senior Policy Advisors

Strategic Initiatives

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

George R. Worthington *
(US) Rear Admiral, US Navy (retired)
Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence (Special Operations and Counter-terrorism)

Justin Albert
Director and Trustee, International National Trusts Organization (UK)

Juan G. Ayala
(US) Major General, USMC (retired)
Former Chief of Staff, United States Southern Command

James “Ace” Lyons, Jr. *
(US) Admiral, US Navy (retired)
Former Senior U.S. Military Representative to the United Nations and Deputy Chief of Naval Operations.

Dr. Alvin S. Felzenberg, PhD.
Author, Lecturer, Political Commentator
Former Member, Joint Economic Committee, United States Congress                   

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

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

 

GOVERNMENTAL, Political & Public Affairs                 

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

Marcia Dyson *
CEO, Women’s Global Initiative

John Robusto
CEO, Communication Security Group (CSG)

Thomas Derita
CEO, ReSource Group, NA Inc.

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

Edward Minyard
Founder and President of ResponseForce1, Inc.

Seth Gordon
Managing Principal, Seth Gordon Initiatives (SGI), Inc.

 

INTERNATIONAL ENGAGEMENTS

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

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

Paul Winstanley
United Kingdom, Ministry of Defense (retired)

Douglas, Y. Smith, MBE, QVRM
UK Government's Stabilization Unit, British Army

Nick Fisher *
Director, UES Advisory Services, Ltd.

Kamal Mirza
(PAK) Navy Commander (retired)

Sohail S. Quraesh
CEO, Escue Energy Inc.

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

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

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

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

 

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH / MEDICAL RESPONSE

Dr. Steven J. Phillips *
National Institute of Health, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

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

John Eugene Lewis, PhD.

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Jerry T. Thornthwaite, PhD.
Professor of Chemistry & Engineering Sciences at Freed Hardeman University - ‎Cancer Research Institute of West Tennessee

Jovianna DiCarlo
CEO, IMHSC - International mHealth Standards Consortium

Glenn Smith *
Command Surgeon General’s Office, US Southern Command

Michael MacKay
Founder & Chief Technology Officer at Recombinant Systems

Eric Frost *
Director, San Diego State University (HADR Viz-Lab)

 

COH HADR OPERATIONS AND LOGISTICS

Alan Bell *
(US) Major General, USAR (retired)
Former Deputy Commanding General, U.S. Army Reserve

Derry Huff *
Senior Director, Strategic Initiatives, AmeriJet Airlines

Dr. Terrance Egland
(US) CAPT, USN (retired)
Former Director of Business Planning for US Navy Medicine

Charles D. Engels
(US) Team Chief, USAF, US Central Command

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

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

 

EMERGENCY Animal Evacuations & Care

Margo McKnight
Biological Operations and Conservation

 

COH Foundation, Inc. CORPORATE Legal Counsel (Florida)

Joseph Geller, Esq.
Corporate Counsel, Business Practices, Florida

Steve Geller, Esq.
Corporate Counsel, Business Practices, Florida

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

Guy M. Maisnik, Esq.
Corporate Counsel, Entertainment / Media, California

Steven Goldman, Esq.
Corporate Counsel, Admiralty Law, New York

Douglas Pile, Esq. *
Internal Corporate Counsel, Florida

 

Global Banking & Funds Management

Tom Birk, Wells Fargo, Private Banking
Foundation Banking & Investments / Philanthropic Advisor

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

Chad Brisson, Chase, Commercial Banking
Foundation Banking & Investments

Jodi Chu, Prudential Insurance Company
Investments / Financial Advisor

 

Corporate Finance / Accounting

Alan Levy, CPA.
Stroemer & Company, Certified Public Accountants, Florida

 

Educational & Technology Initiatives

Harriet Fulbright *
The Fulbright Foundation

Tom Fiedler *
Dean, College of Communication, Boston College

Dr. Maria A. Grimovich *
Director, Nayada USA, Inc.

 

Entertainment Industry Liaisons

Brad Barker *
President, Epic Nomad Productions

Janell Martin
Sr. TV & Entertainment Industry Liaison

Danny Cruz *
CEO, Headway Corporation

Monica Everett *
Sr. Risk Management Advisor

 

Marketing, Branding, Advertising & Membership

Christian Griffith
Director, Strategic Branding

Love Malone
Founder & Managing Director at The Group

Isaac Perez
Co-Founder, Sleeping Alligator Studios

Rick D. Ellis
Director, Rich Media

John Read
COH Crisis Card / Membership Platforms

 

Web-Based Gaming

Jeff Ramos
Community & Content Manager

 

Technology / Information Assurance

Jim Toth
Technology Consultant - Network Management