PJRM Team

William L. Oden, Chairman of the Board

William L. Oden, Chairman of the Board

· Serves as the Deputy Chief of Staff for Intel for the South Carolina State Guard
· Chairman of the Sumter County Veterans Council
· Chairman Hidden Wounds/Project Josiah Restoration Ministry
· Member of the Board of Trustees for South Carolina State University
· Member of the Sumter Military Affairs Committee for the Sumter Chamber of Commerce
· Member of the Shaw/Sumter Community Council
· Member of the South Carolina Special Forces Association as an Honorary Green Beret
· Member of the South Carolina Chapter of the Special Forces Foundation advisory board
· Member of the Benedict College Department of Criminal Justice Administration and Social Sciences Advisory Council – Cybersecurity
· Member of the Board of Directors for the Palmetto Family Council
· AAS Aircraft Maintenance - Community College of the Air Force
· AA in Liberal Arts – University of Maryland
· AA in Liberal Arts – Saint Leo University
· BA Human Resource Management - Saint Leo University
· MA Human Resource Management - Troy State University
· MA Computer Resources and Information Management – Webster University

Lance G. Newman, CPI, CPS, PJRM Executive Director

Lance G. Newman, CPI, CPS, PJRM Executive Director

• Executive Director of Hidden Wounds/Project Josiah Restoration Ministry
• Executive Director of Sumter Veterans Counsel
• U.S. Marine Combat Veteran
• Member of Bethesda Church of God
• Facilitator, Bethesda Church of God CVSG
• Member of Marine Corps League, American Security Society, American Legion
• Member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc, Gamma Iota Chapter
• Certified Professional Investigator/Forensic Interviewer
• Peer to Peer Specialist/Train the Trainer
• Certified Mental Health Instructor
• BS in Security Management Dover University, BS in Emergency Disaster Management and Masters Security Management – American Military University. Presently in Doctoral Program for Exercise Science

Steven Diaz, Director of Operations

Steven Diaz, Director of Operations

• One of the Founding Member of Hidden Wounds
• One of the Founding Member of USC Veterans Alumni Council
• U.S. Combat Marine Veteran
• Purple Heart Recipient
• University of South Carolina Graduate of the School Business School
• South Carolina Folds of Honor Board Member
• Centennial Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church
• Marine Corps League
• Military Order of the Purple Heart
• Peer-To-Peer Facilitator

Robin J. White, Emeritus Chairman

Robin J. White, Emeritus Chairman

• Retired US Navy Submarine Service
• Member of Northeast Presbyterian Church Combat Veterans Support Group
• Member of Naval Academy Alumni Association (NAAA), Naval Submarine League (NSL), United
• States Submarine Veterans Inc. (USSVI) Palmetto Base, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA),and Sigma Xi
• BS from Naval Academy, MS in Engineering Acoustics from Naval Postgraduate School

John L. Pressly, Legal Chair

John L. Pressly, Legal Chair

• Retired attorney -Virginia State Bar
• Member and Elder of Northeast Presbyterian Church
• Counsel to the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
• Mediator for the Columbia Mediation Service.
• Board member for Ben Lippen School.
• BA from Erskine College and J.D. law degree from George Mason School of Law

William Bailey,  Administrative Assistant

William Bailey, Administrative Assistant

• Retired Master Sergeant – United States Air Force
• AFSC US Air Force Security Specialist and Public Affairs
•Operations Desert Shield/Desert Storm
•Operations Southern Watch/Northern Watch
•Operations Enduring Freedom/Iraq Freedom
•Member of Bethesda Church of God

James White, Director of Programming

James White, Director of Programming

• Retired Master Sergeant – Unites States Airforce Combat Veteran
• AFSC: US Airforce AFE Craftsman and First Sergeant
• Member of Bethesda Church of God
• Operation Southern and Northern Watch – Saudi Arabia
• Operation Enduring Freedom—Afghanistan
• South Carolina Federal Bureau of Investigation Citizen Academy Graduate—Class of 2018
• BS in Business Administration Management Wayland Baptist and MBA in Business Administration University of Phoenix

Tim Gately, Director of Veterans Nourishment Program

Tim Gately, Director of Veterans Nourishment Program

• United States Navy
• Process Systems Specialist at Ineos Co.
• Member of the American Legion
• Veteran to Veteran Care Leader
• Peer-To-Peer Facilitator
• PTSD River Challenge Operations and Planning Coordinator
• Member of No Veteran Left Behind

Mark A. Bellamy, Director of Mental Health Coordination

Mark A. Bellamy, Director of Mental Health Coordination

• Santee-Wateree Community Mental Health
• Physical Plants Director
• Health and Safety Director
• Disaster Coordinator for Santee-Wateree Mental Health Facilities
• City Of Manning Zoning and Appeals Board Chairman
• The Action Council Board of Directors
• Member of Mt. Chapel Baptist Church
• Member of Kappa Alpha Phi Fraternity Inc.

Katrinia D. McFadden, Member

Katrinia D. McFadden, Member

•United States Army Lieutenant Colonel, Retired
•U.S. Army Combat Veteran
•Mental Health Counselor II, Clarendon County Mental Health Clinic
•University of South Carolina Graduate School of Medicine – Master of Rehabilitation Counseling
•University of South Carolina Graduate School of Medicine – Psychiatric Rehabilitation Certification
•Member – Lynchburg Church of God by Faith (COGBF)
•Board of Directors Vice President – New Dawn Transition House (COGBF)
•Board of Directors Vice President – “A More Excellent Way” Community Development and Resource Center – COGBF
•Dean, COGBF Theological Institute
•Member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Arno R. Goerski, I.T. Specialiist

Arno R. Goerski, I.T. Specialiist

•U.S. Army Combat Veteran
•BS in I.T. Security
•CompTIA Sec+ Certified
•VmWare Certified
•MCSA Certified