Board of Directors

Rocky Bleier

Four-time Super Bowl winning running back with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Vietnam Veteran, Bronze Star and Purple Heart Recipient, Motivational Speaker As national spokesman for the National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA), Rocky Bleier advocates on behalf...

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Newton B. Collinson IV

Entrepreneur and Leader Newt Collinson brings 25 years of leadership and experience to Warrior2Citizen. After completing his degree at Furman University in 1991, Collinson took on the challenge of OCS in Quantico, VA in 1992 to become a Marine Corps officer, serving...

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Maj. Gen. Douglas L Carver (Ret.)

Executive Director of Chaplaincy, North American Mission Board Chaplain (Major General) Doug Carver, US Army, retired, is the Executive Director of Chaplaincy for the Southern Baptist Convention’s North American Mission Board. An advocate for the religious liberty of...

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William Droze

Partner Troutman Sanders LLC William is the son of a World War II veteran who served in the Pacific theater, and the nephew of three uncles who served in both theaters of operation, one earning a Purple Heart in Italy.  William’s father was fortunate to have the GI...

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James Eberle

Born and raised in NJ – now living in Atlanta for past 30 years - Jim received his BS Engineering from USMA in 1971. After successfully completing Airborne and Ranger training and certification he served with the 82nd Airborne Division and other units for seven years...

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William (Ted) Fricke, CPA, CFF, CGFM, CGMA

W2C Treasurer and Managing Director of Fricke & Associates, P.C. William "Ted" Fricke is the owner and manager of Fricke & Associates, P.C. The company is a direct descendent of the Atlanta accounting practices of William Fricke, CPA and Higgins, Brown & Smith, CPAs...

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Bob Grigsby

Founder/Geneal Partner, Blue Sky Works, LLC Bob is an Atlanta native and began his real estate career in 1997 after the sale of a family business. He spent four years as a corporate real estate advisor at Julien J. Studley Inc. prior to joining NAI Brannen Goddard as...

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Hunter Hill

Hunter Hill is the President of Tommy Newberry Coaching, a premier executive and leadership coaching firm that elevates leader’s vision, mission and leadership. Hunter began his career as an Infantry officer in the US Army. He graduated from the Airborne, the Air...

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Andy Maddocks

Chief Operating Ofiicer - Z-Square Technology Andy has helped clients achieve success by leveraging his entrepreneurial insights, technical and strategic understanding to deliver crisp solutions and high value products. He is an experienced figure in marketing,...

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STEVEN D. OLSON, Ph.D.

Executive Director, Center for Innovation Excellence Clinical Associate Professor of Management & Entrepreneurship J. Coles College of Business Kennesaw State University Dr. Olson teaches innovation, leadership, ethics and environmental sustainability to executives...

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Michael Roberts (COL R)

Warrior to Citizen, Inc. (W2C) Co-Founder, President, Chairman - Michael Roberts (COL Ret) is President and Chairman of W2C serving veteran families as a volunteer non-salaried executive. His experience spans over thirty years as a trusted advisor for military...

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Dr. Richard Welch, Ph.D.

Retired Professor of Public Relations He has been a college teacher for 32 years at the University of Denver, Villanova University in Philadelphia, Kennesaw State University and Mercyhurst College in Erie, PA. He has also worked as the executive director of the...

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Danny Whigham

Principal in PwC’s Power and Utilities Advisory Practice. Danny has worked in consulting since 1997 and has worked in the Utilities client group for over 15 of those years. In 1999, Danny began creating a new financial reporting package for Entergy and has been...

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