Andy Williams

“We execute the vision” – Andy Williams, Founder

  • United States Marine Combat Veteran
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Entrepreneurship
  • Masters in Industrial Organizational Psychology (2019)
  • Blackstone Tactical Opportunities venture – launched in 2013. A fin-tech company with a suite of market relevant lending solutions that empower small, medium size, and institutional investment firms
  • Member of product development team receiving the CMBS deal of the year for the first ever multi-borrower securitization in history in March 2016, closing over $269 million of real estate transactions
  • Completed over 250 single family investment projects
  • Real Estate Developer
  • TV Host, HGTV
  • Board Member: US Veteran Business Alliance
  • Board Member: Council of Inclusion of Financial Services
  • Board Member: Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation

Clint Bruce

Co- Founder
  • Navy Seal, Seal Team 5
  • NFL Alumni, Baltimore Ravens and New Orleans Saints
  • Since leaving the Navy, Bruce has founded two companies and one foundation. The first, Trident Response Group or TRG, is a trusted advisor, analyzing risk for America’s best businesses, leaders, and families.
  • Holdfast is a speaker’s bureau that coaches and employs veterans and transitioning professional athletes, providing world-class speakers to world-class companies.
  • Carry the Load is a foundation created to help America better honor fallen firefighters, law-enforcement officers, rescue personnel, and military during the month of May.
  • Board Member: America Warrior Foundation
  • Board Member: Carry the Load

Nick Stanley

President of Strategic Initiatives
  • Business, Government, Community and Public Affairs Professional
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Psychology (2008)
  • Since graduating from Texas Tech University, Nick has spent over ten years building a successful career as a Registered Professional Landman providing land services to oil and gas exploration companies throughout Texas
  • Served in the U.S. House of Representatives as staff to former Defense Appropriations Chairwoman Kay Granger (TX-12)
  • A passionate, impact-driven leader, Nick has forged partnerships with community leaders, elected officials, non-profits, and other stakeholders creating opportunity for advancement in several key areas, including veterans’ affairs, school safety initiatives, anti-human trafficking, homelessness, and child abuse
  • Executive Board Member & VP of Development: Alliance For Children
  • Board Member: Arcadia North Texas

John Palmer

Principal, Developments