Founder and CEO of Blue River Digital Health, Linda is a successful entrepreneur with a strong healthcare background. Prior to her 28-year healthcare career, Linda served in the U.S. Naval Reserves, retiring with the rank of E8 – Senior Chief Petty Officer.
CHRIS HAMPTONVice Chair
Chris Hampton is an avid outdoorsman, fisherman and equestrian. He is a retired U.S. Navy Surface Warfare Officer with over 26 years of service including 3 missions in support of Iraqi Freedom. Chris is currently a management consultant based in the DFW area.
Greg was an audit partner with Deloitte & Touche LLP until his retirement in September 2020. He served both public and private clients primarily in the technology, manufacturing and real estate industries. He served in the U.S. Army for four years and two years in the Texas National Guard.
As a journalist and investigative reporter, Byron has multiple national, regional and state awards for his work. During his career, he spent forty-two years as investigative reporter for WFAA in Dallas.
SAM HORWITZBoard Member
A 9/11 First Responder, former United States Secret Service Agent, speaker, and author. She has spoken nationally to Law Enforcement, Veteran, business, and faith-based communities on how to recognize and combat the effects of PTS, and how to support those who have PTS. Sam is the co-host of the award-winning MAD (Making a Difference) Radio show.
Leslie has been an advocate of HOW since 2015 and supported the launch of the HOW Brazos River Valley Texas chapter through her volunteer role as Community Chair for the Supporters of Military Veterans at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas. Leslie is the spouse to her better half, who is a volunteer Lieutenant Firefighter for BLFD in Texas. She understands the challenges facing a loved one serving the community and is continually learning how to give the best support to provide a healthy, understanding, and safe environment.