V4VL Management Team
Executive Director, James McCormick, is Retired US Army Capt. who served in the Cavalry and Infantry Pvt.–Staff Sgt., Armor/Air Defense/Transportation and Logistics 2nd Lt.-Capt. He is a three-time Purple Heart recipient, three-time Bronze Star recipient and Silver Star recipient. After serving his country for 22 years, McCormick retired due to injury, and now uses his time to assist America’s veterans. He currently serves as National Commander Military Order of the Purple Heart.
Managing Director, Meggan Abboud, has more than 35 years of political and government affairs experience. After her career as a corporate executive with the Boeing Company, Meggan has been designing and executing complex issue campaigns on international, federal, state and local levels. Meggan is the President of Red Reveille LLC and AdvocatesIncDC. Abboud led the Energy Sector's 10 year initiative "Vets4Energy" and she served over 12 years on the U.S. Military Academy's public affairs board.
Political Director, Jeff Abboud, JD, has 40 years of political, policy, and lobbying expertise. He is expert in running trade associations and consulting for corporations. Jeff guides the political strategy and implementation of Vets4Vet Leadership campaigns. He tackles federal, state and local issues in complex political, legislative, administrative and regulatory environments. He started his career in the Nebraska statehouse as a chief of staff after law school and relocated to DC to work on the Hill for two U.S. Senators.