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OUR STAFF

The Independence Fund was an all volunteer organization until late 2015, as the fund has grown we have been blessed to welcome the following staff members:

Sarah Verardo

Chief Executive Officer and Caregiver of a wounded U.S. Army Veteran

Jeremy Davis

Interim Chief Operating Officer and U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Officer

Since 2018

Sean Lee

Chief of Staff and Retired U.S. Army Veteran

Since 2019

Sam Johnson

Chief Programs Officer and U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Officer

Since 2018

Bob Carey

Chief Advocacy Officer and Retired U.S. Navy Veteran

Since 2017

Bobby Carrasquillo

Director of Operations and U.S. Army Veteran

Since 2017

Sarah Reidy-Jones

Director of Events and Daughter of a U.S. Air Force Veteran

Since 2019

Mervyn Jones

Director of Government Affairs and Husband of a U.S. Army Veteran

Since 2018

Jenn Gibson

Development Department and family member of U.S. Veterans

Since 2018

Robert Becker

Casework Director and Son of a Retired U.S. Army Officer

Since 2019

Stephanie Tharin

Development Manager and family member of U.S. Veterans

Since 2017

Faun O'Neel

Special Programs Manager and Caregiver of a wounded Army Veteran

Since 2018

Phil Limauge

Programs Manager and U.S. Marine Corps Veteran

Since 2018

Linda Bryan

Programs Coordinator and Retired U.S. Air Force Veteran

Since 2017

Nick Armendariz

Executive Coordinator and U.S. Army Veteran

Since 2019

Jodi Harman

Advocacy/Government Relations Assistant and wife of a U.S. Marine Corps Officer

Since 2018

Brandon Read

Fundraising Assistant and family member of U.S. Veterans

Since 2018

Charles McArthur-Johnson

Digital Media Specialist and son of a Retired U.S. Army Veteran

Since 2019

Kathy Sedon

Administrative Assistant and family member of U.S. Veterans

Since 2017

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Sarah Verardo

Chief Executive Officer and Caregiver of a wounded U.S. Army Veteran

Jeremy Davis

Interim Chief Operating Officer and U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Officer

Since 2018

Sean Lee

Chief of Staff and Retired U.S. Army Veteran

Since 2019

Sam Johnson

Chief Programs Officer and U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Officer

Since 2018

Bob Carey

Chief Advocacy Officerand Retired U.S. Navy Veteran

Since 2017

Bobby Carrasquillo

Director of Operations and U.S. Army Veteran

Since 2017

Sarah Reidy-Jones

Director of Events and Daughter of a U.S. Air Force Veteran

Since 2019

Mervyn Jones

Director of Government Affairs and Husband of a U.S. Army Veteran

Since 2018

Jenn Gibson

Director Department and family member of U.S. Veterans

Since 2018

Robert Becker

Casework Director and Son of a Retired U.S. Army Officer

Since 2019

Stephanie Tharin

Development Manager and family member of U.S. Veterans

Since 2017

Faun O'Neel

Special Programs Manager and Caregiver of a wounded Army Veteran

Since 2018

Phil Limauge

Programs Manager and U.S. Marine Corps Veteran

Since 2018

Linda Bryan

Programs Coordinator and Retired U.S. Air Force Veteran

Since 2017

Nick Armendariz

Executive Coordinator and U.S. Army Veteran

Since 2019

Jodi Harman

Advocacy/Government Relations Assistant and wife of a U.S. Marine Corps Officer

Since 2018

Brandon Read

Fundraising Assistant and family member of U.S. Veterans

Since 2018

Charles McArthur-Johnson

Digital Media Specialist and son of a Retired U.S. Army Veteran

Since 2019

Kathy Sedon

Administrative Assistant and family member of U.S. Veterans

Since 2017