LinkedIn Keith Hotle Interim Chief Executive Officer

Keith Hotle is the Interim Chief Executive Officer at Stop Soldier Suicide. In his previous role as Chief Program Officer at Stop Soldier Suicide, Keith was responsible for all programmatic activities and strategic efforts. During his six years with the organization, he has developed, implemented and evaluated a best-in-class clinical service model to deliver suicide prevention and early intervention treatment and support services to veterans and service members. Prior to his tenure at SSS, he was a senior public health administrator at the Wyoming Department of Health for ten years, as well as CEO of the Prevention Management Organization, a statewide public health prevention agency. Keith has a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Wyoming and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Texas Law School.

Glenn Devitt Chief Technology Officer, Veteran

Glenn is a U.S. Army veteran with 11 years of enlisted experience in infantry, human intelligence, counterintelligence, digital forensics, and machine learning. He served in Iraq and Afghanistan in a Special Mission Unit. After military service, he founded the Sentinel Foundation, composed of former intelligence agents, special mission unit operators, and special skills experts who fight child crimes and rescue children around the world. Glenn is the creator of Stop Soldier Suicide’s Black Box Project.

Austin Grimes Chief Product Officer

Austin graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a BS in Economics & Systems Engineering. He later earned his MBA from North Carolina State University. Austin is a U.S. Army veteran who served as an Information Technology and Information Awareness Manager with deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan. After his military career, Austin was an Assistant Professor of Military Science followed by nearly a decade of managing channels and global partnerships for various enterprises.

Josh Holley Chief Financial Officer, Veteran

Josh Holley is a Marine Corps veteran who earned an undergrad degree in Business Administration at the University of Tennessee and a Master’s degree in Accountancy at Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Management. In addition to his career in finance, Josh has been active in founding and participating in programs to help veterans start and manage small businesses and providing diligence support for venture capitalists.

Interested in joining our team? Learn more about careers at Stop Soldier Suicide.

Our Team


Brian Buland
Vice President of Innovation

Kathryn Nerowski
Senior Director of Human Resources

Sarah DePalma
Director of Data Strategy and Solutions

Chuck Eastman
Director of Strategic Partnerships

Slade Burkeen
Director of Finance in Finance

Lindsey O'Donnell
Director of Talent Acquisition and Development

Dustin Millado
Digital Forensics Lab Manager, Black Box Project


Kathy Kauffmann
Vice President of Development

Hannah Huntt
Vice President of Marketing and Communications

Crystal Clark
Senior Director of National Donor Engagement

Jenny Siler
Senior Director of National Corporate Partnerships

Ashley Ege
Director of National Fundraising Events

Kim Burditt
Senior Manager of Donor Engagement, Black Box Project

Michael DeSelm
Senior Manager of National Corporate Partnerships

Carly Braun
Manager of National Corporate Partnerships

Claire Lankford
Manager of National Fundraising Events

Morgan Robertson
Manager of National Donor Engagement

Colleen St. Clair
Prospect Research Manager

Chris Stephens
Creative Specialist

Akshay Khullar
Lead, Digital Marketing & Fundraising


Keith Hotle
Chief Program Officer

Sonja Batten
Vice President of Programs

John Richardson
Vice President of Research and Evaluation

Nicole Bauer
Wellness Center Operations Director

Tanya Kelly
Director of Client Services

Meagan Henry
Wellness Center Compliance Manager

Jared Zamora
Wellness Center Operations Manager

Dysheka Bibbs
Wellness Center Manager

Breanna Crenshaw
Wellness Center Manager

Rucia Lundy
Wellness Center Manager

Carly Pass
Wellness Center Manager

Jackie Stonebrook
Wellness Center Manager

Talia Wanee
Resource Referral and Benefits Manager

Ann Gasperini
Community Affairs Manager

Abby Beatty
Research Scientist

Alex Lopez
Scheduling Specialist

Michael Worley
Scheduling Specialist


Meet our ROGER Wellness Coordinators as well as our Resource Referral and Benefits team here.