OUR TEAM

Carolyn Blashek
Founder

Kevin Schmiegel
Lieutenant Colonel, USMC (Ret.)
Chief Executive Officer

Kirsten Adams
Director of Corporate Partnerships

Pedro Carrillo
Inventory & Donations Coordinator

Kevin Carter
Regional Director, Southwest Region

Chris Clark
Chief Development Officer

Stacey Danlyan
Senior Director of Volunteer & Community Engagement

Betsy Eves
Wounded Hero & Caregiver
Program Director

Luis Franco
Senior Manager,
Production & Distribution

Lisa Gipti-Mojica
Engagement Coordinator

Ann Hamilton
Director of Social Media

Katie Haney
Donor Relations Coordinator

Cheryl Hardy
Accounting Manager

Nancy Levy
Director of Donor Relations

Katie Piedra
Program Coordinator

Emily Pirman, CMP
Director of Corporate Volunteerism

Kimberly Potter
Director of FOB Operations

Monica Shea
C-Suite Executive Manager

Kelly South
Senior Manager, Military and First Responder Engagement

Cindy Tamoush
Data Entry Clerk

Katrina Tomas
Engagement Coordinator

Wilbur Walker
Warehouse & Facilities Manager

Cheryl Zerah
Vice President of Administration

BOARD MEMBERS

COUNCIL OF ADVISORS

Martha “Marty” Martin
Board Chair

Robert A. Raskin
Chief Financial Officer

Richard E. Saklad
Chair, Audit Committee

Sharman Borncamp
Board Secretary

Captain Jordan Blashek
U.S. Marine Corps Reserves

Major Elan Carr
U.S. Army Reserves, JAG Officer

Katelynn Duffel
Strategy and Business Development at AT&T Entertainment Group

Tommy Reuter
Manager, IT Client Services at NBCUniversal, Inc.

COUNCIL OF ADVISORS

Admiral Scott Van Buskirk
U.S. Navy, Ret.

Lt. General Mark Hertling
U.S. Army, Ret.

Colonel Rich Anderson
U.S. Marine Corps, Ret.

Lt. Colonel Angel Ortiz
California Army National Guard

QUESTIONS?

Email us at info@operationgratitude.com.

JOIN OUR TEAM

Operation Gratitude proudly employs Veterans to fulfill key management and oversight functions and encourages Veterans to apply for all open positions.

CURRENT JOB OPENINGS

We currently have no job openings at this time.

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