Military Advocacy Committee

Members of the Military Advocacy Committee are responsible for providing guidance to the chamber’s public policy staff on a wide range of local, state and federal legislative issues that impact WPAFB, Dayton VA, Springfield National Guard Base & veterans.

Cassie Barlow

Strategic Ohio Council For Higher Education

Robert Blackthorn


Robert is the Founder and Managing Director for 2 veteran owned technology startups, creator and Board Chairman for a non-profit, an entrepreneur, cyber evangelist, and supporter of social activism in K-12 education and STEM. His career has spanned the gamut from 1-person startups & incubators, small businesses to Fortune 100 companies! He loves education, technology, sharing ideas, mentoring young entrepreneurs, and meeting people with the same passion and energy to change the world. Robert works with all levels of stakeholders from front line engineers to Fortune 100 C-level executives and Generals.

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Raphael Carranza

Mile Two

Eric Farrell


Stephanie Keinath

Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
Staff Liaison
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Michael Luallen

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Jason Molnar

Infinity Labs

Nick Ripplinger

Battle Sight Technologies
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Woodrow Stroud

Chateau Woodreau
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Farris Welsh

Air Force Material Command (AFMC)
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Mackensie Wittmer

National Aviation Heritage Alliance
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