Jonathan Wilson

Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan Wilson is the co-founder of the SEAL Future Fund and is a former SEAL with over a decade of experience. He has been awarded the Presidential Unit Citation, Joint Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, Navy Achievement Medal, and various other honors.

Jonathan is currently a National Accounts Manager at Capital Group, an investment company with over $1.4 trillion under management.  In 2012, Mr. Wilson was selected as 1 of 15 of the initial 300 applicants to the inaugural Veterans Integration Program at Goldman Sachs & Co and was subsequently hired as a trading associate in New York. Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School Program for Leadership Development.

Paul Polakowski III


Paul Polakowski joined the SEAL Future Fund in July of 2015 to assist with the SFF’s development and expansion. Paul has 20 years of experience in private equity and corporate finance. Mr. Polakowski is the founder of Ruby Street Capital (RSC), a private investment firm that invests in global credit and commodity markets as well as in early stage and emerging growth companies. Prior to founding RSC, Paul was an investment associate at DB Capital Partners (the North American private equity affiliate of Deutsche Bank) and an investment banking analyst in the Global Communications & Media Group at Lehman Brothers.

Paul received a dual BA in economics and government from Connecticut College and holds a certificate in premedical sciences from Columbia University.

Anne Marie Phelps


Anne Marie Phelps joined the SEAL Future Fund in January of 2018 and brings with her a background in nonprofits, event coordination and special projects planning.  Anne Marie realized her passion for nonprofits during a college internship at Best Buddies Arizona where she served on the event committee for 3 years.  Prior to joining the SFF, Anne Marie was the Program Manager & Coordinator for the San Diego Brain Tumor Foundation where she was proud to help coordinate major events.  Between living on Coronado Island and having cousins who are Navy SEALs, Anne Marie has a strong connection to the SEAL Community and is honored to serve through the SFF.

Anne Marie received a B.S. in Business Management from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.


Jeff Boss

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Denise Bottiglieri

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Healthcare Consultancy Group

Dustin P. Branch


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Jake Bullock

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Jay Cecil


Surveyor Capital

Michael J. Ferrucci

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Millennium Partners

Phil Johnston



Jason Larson

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Applied Performance Sciences

Brian Martelli


Brad Peters

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Jonathan Wilson

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Joel Beam

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Jim Bottiglieri

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David Bruce


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Alex Buggy

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James Gardner

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Robert Gerber


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Neil Grayson

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Forrest Lindekens


Guard Hill Consulting

William McCuen

BUD/S Class 195, NSWDG

Peter Rand

Managing Director

The Blackstone Group

Rich Reuter

Vice President

KarpReilly, LLC

Jeremy Sanders

Founder & CEO

BenchmarkCFO, Inc.

Brett Staffieri

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Riverstone LLC

Christina Vest

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Hicks Holdings

Blake Wallach

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Point72 Asset Management