Director of Veterans Outreach
Mr. Anthony “Tony” Eiland served as the Director of Veterans Outreach. He is the former Program Manager for the Veteran Small Business Program and the Mentor-Protégé Program for The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) where he was the principle advocate for Veteran & Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business nationally. He has also served within the private sector as a Vice President of two different Veteran Owned small businesses.
A U.S. Navy veteran, he is a nationally recognized Subject Matter Expert and advocate in matters relating to Veteran entrepreneurship and Mentor-Protégé operations and development.
Mr. Eiland serves the veteran community in his off-work hours as the Secretary for the DC Chapter of the Pan Pacific American Leaders and Mentors (PPALM) organization and on the Board of Directors/Advisors for About Giving, a Veteran Professional Service Non-Profit. He is also a Founding Member of the American Legion Small Business Advisory Committee.