Leadership and Staff


John C. Dibble

John C. Dibble 

VVMF Chairman of the Board, Attorney at Law

Alan Buckelew

Alan Buckelew

COO, Carnival Corporation

Robert Kimmitt

Ambassador Robert M. Kimmitt

Senior International Counsel, WilmerHale LLP

Rear Admiral Thomas C. Lynch, USN (Ret.)

Executive Chairman, NewDay USA

William F. Murdy

Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army
Chairman, Thayer Hotel and Thayer Leader Development Group

Michael Nardotti

Major General Mike Nardotti, USA (Ret.)

Partner, Patton Boggs LLP

Janis Nark

Lt. Col. Janis Nark, USAR (Ret.) 

President, JJ Snow, Ltd.

Harry Robinson III

Harry G. Robinson, III, FAIA, AICP 

President, TRG International
Professor & Dean Emeritus, Howard University

John O. Woods

John O. Woods Jr. 

Principal, Woods Peacock Engineering Consultants
VVMF Board Treasurer

^Jim Knotts

VVMF President and CEO

^Indicates non-voting member of the Board of Directors


Jim Knotts, President and Chief Executive Officer  CONTACT
Lee AllenChief Operating Officer   CONTACT
Viktor Zikas, Vice President of Development CONTACT
Latosha AdamsSocial Media and Strategic Communications Specialist - ext. 104 CONTACT
*Adam Arbogast, Senior Director of Communications and Marketing - ext. 113 CONTACT
Jason Bain, Senior Collections Curator CONTACT
Ashley Barnes, Assistant Collections Curator CONTACT
George DeCastro, Faces Never Forgotten Program Coordinator - ext. 128 CONTACT
Steve Delp, Sr. Director of Major Gifts  - ext. 112 CONTACT
Reema Ghazi, Education Specialist - ext. 120 CONTACT
Keisha Hill, Staff Accountant CONTACT
Shalay Mangin, Office Manager & Executive Assistant - ext. 100 CONTACT
Bekah MeyerowitzAssistant Director of Development, Eastern Region - ext. 101 CONTACT
*Lara RyanDirector of Development, Western Region CONTACT
Tim Tetz, Director of Outreach - ext. 116 CONTACT
Mina TobinDatabase Manager CONTACT
JoAnn Waller, Director of Events - ext. 106 CONTACT
Heidi ZimmermanManager of Communications - ext. 118 CONTACT
*These members of the staff are not based in Washington, D.C.