Chairman of the Board/Co-Founder

Sam Cannan

Sam Cannan is Chairman of the Board and a Master Watchmaker. Sam brings over 30 years of experience in the field of horology as well as many years of business experience and organizational skills to the Veterans Watchmaker Initiative Inc.
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Board Member

Joe Borella

Owner of DRS in New York City, 30 years in the watch & jewelry supply business, MA in Accounting at NYU, Board member of the Joseph Bulova School of Watchmaking
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Board Member

 

Ted Brachfeld

 

20 years in field of horology, Watch & Clock repair instructor, certificate from NAWCC School of Horology, PHD from Ohio State

Board Member

Lois Heesters

Fundraising Consultant, Certified Fund Raising Executive, 25 years of fundraising experience & non-profit organizational management, 25 year member of AFP and serving as Board Member for 8 years.
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Board Member

Dave Skocik

President of PR Delaware & President Delaware Veterans Coalition, Teaches communication courses at Delaware State Univ., Master Degree in Communications & Public Relations from Temple University

Board Member

Herb Konwicz

SCORE Delaware, Past President & Certified Counselor,
Dover Interfaith Mission Housing Vice Chairman & Board Member, Recipient Governor Vol. of Year Award & Person of the Year Award; State of Delaware Senior Service Award.
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Special Adviser to Chairman/Co-Founder

Susan Musman

BS Business Administration, CUNY Baruch College,
Employed at Tourneau .

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