Board of Directors

Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for serving servicemembers, veterans, and caregivers. The board works hard to ensure the long-term sustainability of Cause and oversee that the funds raised directly affect our target population.

President: LTG John S. Caldwell, Jr, USA (Ret); SVP, The Spectrum Group

Treasurer: Ronald J. Naples; Chairman, Pennsylvania Stimulus Oversight Commission, and Chief Accountability Officer, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Executive Director: Theresa Rudacille

Director: Joyce Doheny; Founding Member

Director: Dr. J. P. (Jack) London; Executive Chairman, CACI International Inc.

Director: 1LT John Harry Jorgenson, USA (Ret); Former Counsel to the Inspector General, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Director: LTC Edward A.M. Sullivan, USA (Ret)

Director: Ryan Lamke, USMC Veteran and Purple Heart Recipient

Director: Lesley Lavalleye, Volunteer Representative

Director: Harry Rothmann, Director of Information Technology, Association of the United States Army


Our small but dedicated staff is based in Fairfax, Virginia.

           Executive Director
            Theresa Rudacille 

            Programs and Marketing Director
            Kayla Walsh

            Jeff Lipsey