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.
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
Rehab Warriors is the nation’s first and only certified and accredited workforce development model in residential development which comprehensively addresses veteran transition, affordable housing, and community revitalization; empowering military veterans with meaningful post service education, career readiness with civic leadership as a capable local property developer.
"My partners and I were under contract on an out of state multi-family residential garden style apartment complex when our lender decided not to fund the project. The speed and expertise of the team enabled us to get a great deal on the purchase with potential for a lucrative value add project. We had a great experience working with Andy and the team and already have our next deal under contract with them. "
"We had a pretty good amount of real estate experience under our belts (having rented or flipped 9 houses) but we were limited to our own personal finances and therefore limited to one to two houses at a time. Introducing us to capital funds has changed the dynamics of our family. Your personal vision has changed from owning 10 houses, to 50, and our confidence that this was even an achievable goal, has gone from a 75% to 100%. "
Jacob and Cassie W.
“As a veteran, from basic, you are taught and trained
to put service before self. I think this project is in line
with that. So many people have sacrificed for me, and I see it as a benefit to continue to sacrifice and give back to the community.”