CEO: Chris Turner

Chris provides the vision and mentors our people. He’s led two companies, including Stampede, onto Inc. Magazine’s list of the “5000 Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies in America.” He serves on the Board of Directors for the American Conservative Union and has been active in EO, The Entrepreneurs Organization. He’s dedicated to helping veterans transition into lives they love and volunteers his time accordingly. Chris and his family live in Alexandria, Virginia. Words to describe him are “innovative” and “impatient.”

Operations: Ashley McElheny

Ashley guides our team and gets things done. Stampede separates itself from the competition by running highly focused, process driven efforts. She’s a master at keeping the trains running on time. Ashley is a military spouse, who lives in South Florida. Words to describe her are “unstoppable” and “unbreakable.”

Quality Assessment: William Ary

William is our eye in the sky. He has a bird’s eye view of all of our programs and holds them to the highest standards. William is a retired Army Ranger, who calls Killeen, Texas home. Words to describe him are “sharp” and “no nonsense.”

Team Recruiter: Jason Willette

Jason helps us locate the best-of-the-best talent. He’s a retired Marine Corps Gunnery Sergeant and combat veteran, who has literally put his life on the line to defend our freedoms. Gunny’s someone any of us would follow into battle. He lives in Austin, Texas. Words to describe him are “likable” and “competitive.”

Human Resources: Maddie McCool

Maddie keeps the people process moving. Stampede succeeds in large part because we have the best back office process in the industry. Maddie runs the machine that puts boots on the ground. She and her family live in Fort Worth, Texas. Words to describe her are “helpful” and “dedicated.”