Leadership Team


Dave is a retired Air Force colonel, was COO & Architect of AFWERX, and Chief of Strategic Prioritization at the Pentagon. Dave has held tech, non-profit, and manufacturing CEO & COO roles. He has early and growth stage capital stack experience. Dave holds a MBA from George Washington University, a BS in Electrical Engineering from the USAFA, and Executive Certifications in Strategy from MIT and University of Virginia.

Managing Partner

Linh is a management professional and expert startup advisor whose tools are communication, collaboration, information synthesis, and curiosity. Previously, Linh worked in process and system implementations with Accenture and IBM and is currently a board member of the Virginia Small Business Financing Authority. Linh holds a BA in Management and International Business from Georgetown University.

Managing Partner

Joey is a startup founder and ecosystem builder with a passion for connecting entrepreneurs to government opportunities. Previously, Joey was the Chief Scaling Officer at Platform One and a pioneer of the innovation ecosystems at AFWERX and AFVentures. Joey holds a MS in Organizational Leadership from Colorado State University and a BA in Business Administration from University of Colorado at Boulder.

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Scott is a finance, accounting & management professional with expertise in developing and implementing financial strategies aligned with organizational goals, driving profitability, and sustainable growth. He has over twenty years demonstrated history of helping small businesses in the GovCon tech space to evolve, scale and grow their finance and accounting functions. Scott holds a BS in Business Administration from Bucknell University.

Chief People Officer (CPO)

Jacquelyn has years of business ownership, executive experience and deep understanding of business, marketing and finance. She has helped grow businesses by finding new opportunities, researching leads and establishing relationships with potential clients, government officials and commercial deals. Jacquelyn holds a BA in Business Administration from Missouri State University.

VP of Operations

Lilia is a retired US Army Military Intelligence officer turned startup leader who values innovative thinking, adaptive problem solving, and, most importantly, team work. Lilia has over a decade of experience in operations management with involvement in the planning and execution of military operations both stateside and overseas. Lilia holds a BA in Political Science from University of the Incarnate Word.

Team Outpost

VP, Account Manager

VP, Account Manager

VP, AI/ML Portfolio

VP, Account Manager

VP, Senior Program Management

VP, Federal Civilian Senior Account Manager

VP, Product, Data & Analytics

Director of Strategic Innovation Solutions

Director, Marketing & Corporate Affairs

European Program Director

Creative Director

Proposal Manager

Senior Proposal Writer

Proposal Writer

Operations Technical Lead

Business Development Lead

Strategic Partnership Manager

Strategic Partnership Representative

Strategic Partnership Representative

Software Engineer


Join Our Team

Getting tech delivered to our nation is no easy feat – it takes a team. We work hard, have lots of white board brainstorm sessions, make jokes, and, ultimately, work together to fulfill our mission of Doing Good. We’re looking for people who can bring their passion and expertise to help The Outpost change the technology game.

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