JP Stevens

JP Stevens

Executive Director

JP is a retired U.S. Marine and has served in numerous leadership positions in the Federal and private sectors. He is skilled in organizational leadership and growth and is committed to expanding VMF’s resources to provide more service dogs to veterans, while also ensuring the long-term viability of VMF. Prior to coming to VMF, JP served as a senior partner at HJK Strategies, where he provided a variety of clients with business development, research, corporate strategy, organization, efficiency, and operations advice. JP has also served as a senior executive at the Aerospace Industries Association, and as a senior adviser to Senator John Glenn.

JP’s experience with the Federal Government, with congressional and legislative affairs, and with military and industrial professional organizations around the world makes him uniquely qualified to guide VMF into the future and ensure mission success for many years to come.

Larry Grayer

Larry Grayer

Legal Counsel

With over 20 years of legal experience, Laurence Grayer is a strategic corporate counsel and executive with extensive experience advising CEOs, boards of directors, and business leaders regarding high-profile disputes and high-exposure litigation matters, commercial and government contracts, corporate compliance and governance, business transactions, government investigations, mergers and acquisitions, FAR, intellectual property, crisis management, labor and employment, risk management and mitigation, insurance coverage, and wide-ranging foreign and domestic legal matters.

Mr. Grayer is currently General Counsel, Vice President, and Chief Compliance Officer with Creative Associates International. At Creative, Mr. Grayer oversees all legal affairs and the corporate compliance function while supporting Creative’s operations in more than 30 countries across North America, South America, Africa, Europe, and Asia.

Mr. Grayer also serves on the Board of Directors and is General Counsel for Veterans Moving Forward, a non-profit organization dedicated to serving veterans with physical or mental challenges.
Graduated from St. John’s University

Kerri Anderson

Kerri Anderson

Director, Business Development

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Katie Poulson

Katie Poulson

Director, Canine Operations

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Lori Sittner

Lori Sittner

Director, Operations

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Kim Nesbitt

Kim Nesbitt

Director, Marketing

Kim is a consultant with experience in the federal space helping agencies understand their threats and opportunities through her expertise in strategic management, enterprise risk management, and strategic foresight. She also spends her time volunteering with the Daughters of the American Revolution, is an avid athlete, having run several marathons, and is in the process of securing her masters degree in cybersecurity policy and risk management.

When she is not working or volunteering, she spends her time taking care of her two energetic rescue dogs: a lab mix named Guinness, and an Australian Cattle Dog named Macallan.