Mr. Marshall has served on the Boards of Director for Theatre Three of Dallas, The Dallas Chamber Orchestra, The West View District, Circle 10 Council of the Boy Scouts of America, Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Dallas and The West Dallas Community Centers, among others. Leslie is a graduate of the University of New Mexico where he earned degrees in Accounting and Finance. In addition, he is the proud father of six accomplished children which are his pride and joy.
As CEO of Rams Head Solutions, he oversees the establishment and growth of a UAS services and operations company on the cutting edge of the rapidly expanding market of aerial based data acquisition and management. Rams Head Solutions is at the nexus of the worlds of aviation and data management, and has become a leader in the field, partnering with police, fire, FAA, local governments, and industry to ensure that the disruptive technology of UAS is integrated effectively, safely, and without disruption to current operations.
Among his accomplishments as a Marine aviator, he was selected to fly Marine One, and become a Presidential Helicopter Pilot in support of the President and Vice President of the United States, visiting foreign dignitaries, and select cabinet secretaries.
Upon completion of this tour, he was again hand selected to serve as the US Naval Attaché to Pakistan, where he was an integral part of the team that reestablished working lines of communication after a diplomatic breakdown following the raid to capture/kill Osama bin Laden.
After transitioning from the Marine Corps, he served as the Vice President of Operations for vMocion, as they introduced groundbreaking medical technology into the media and entertainment industry.
Daniel has degrees in History and Political Science from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. He frequently speaks to civic and professional organizations on his experiences within the military. He resides in Newport Beach, CA, where he serves on the board of directors at Disabled Veteran Business Alliance, and enjoys assisting recently separated veterans in their transition from military to civilian life.
He has worked closely with various SBDCs and PTACs across the country. He provides expert guidance and advice in the area of Government & Corporate contracting and devotes countless hours towards helping other veteran entrepreneurs. He has developed and presented several business seminars and events ranging from “Gov Contracting 101” to “Responding to an RFP”.
Prior to becoming the Founder of Global Environmental Network, Inc., Mr. Muat accumulated 30 years solid experience as a Fire Captain and Specialist for Newport Beach Fire Department. He retired as Captain of the HazMat Response Station. He completed his training under the California State Fire Marshal’s Office, Hazardous Materials Section, IC and ID. Captain Muat established the first Hazardous Materials Emergency Response Team for the City of Newport Beach, CA, and assisted in developing their Emergency Response Plan. He chaired the committee that developed the Emergency Response Plan for the County of Orange. He also served as Paramedic Coordinator for the City of Newport Beach, CA and was an experienced CPR and First Aid Instructor. He served as Operations Chief for the following types of major incidents: oil well fires; electroplating fires; airline fires and large wild land fires.
Andrew Hart is an OIF Army Veteran that found his stride as an entrepreneur. He brings a wealth of experience, big ideas and positive energy to the Alliance Board, and, is a great example of how to utilize the Alliance and leverage your veteran business designations. Andrew owns three (3) dual certified SB/DVBE companies that do business in the State of California, State of New York and Federal marketplaces.
His oldest business, Cable Car Cleaning, joined the Alliance in 2015 when he attended the Alliance’s Keeping the Promise (KTP) event. Here, Andrew met a DVBE advocate at CalPERS who inspired him to start another business in a completely different industry and was awarded contract as a DVBE just a few months later. This business is Precision Actuarial Inc.
Andrew has stayed very active within the Alliance since joining, first rallying with San Francisco Chapter members, then becoming an active leader in the Sacramento Chapter. His commitment and activity allowed him to network within a diverse group of business owners, which led to multiple opportunities such as purchasing an existing California DVBE – Brooks Company-Industrial Supply.
From bootstrapping a new business to the acquisition of existing businesses, Andrew stays quite busy. However, he will always make the time to brainstorm new ideas and help fellow veterans.
Originally from Gillette, Wyoming, Knapp graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and served in numerous command and key staff positions during his thirty-year career, which included multiple combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. He recently led the U.S. Army’s Center for the Army Profession and Ethic, commanded a NATO Regional Support Command in Afghanistan, and served at the U.S. Special Operations Command.
Knapp earned his Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York, his Master of Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida, and his Master of Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. He holds certifications in Supply Chain Management, OSHA 10/30, Lean Process, and a Project Management Professional training certificate.
His highest military awards include the Defense Superior Service Medal, the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal with Valor, Bronze Star Medal, the Ranger Tab, Combat & Expert Infantry Badges and Parachutist Badge.
Feldman previously held positions with Chevron Policy, Government and Public Affairs where he managed Chevron community engagement and social investment initiatives at the company’s headquarter locations in the San Francisco Bay area and in Houston. Feldman also previously held responsible positions with Chevron’s Energy Technology Company. David is a native Houstonian, attended public schools in Houston, and graduated from the University of Texas in Austin.