Hugh graduated from The Citadel with a degree in Business Administration and has extensive experience in Naval Special Operations and multiple civilian upper management positions. He is a former Navy SEAL where he served at several SEAL Commands including Naval Special Warfare Development Group, a national level, tier-one command. Upon leaving the Navy, he served as Director of International Training and Director of Maritime Operations at a large, billion-dollar security firm. He is also the Co-Founder and CEO of Kopis Mobile.
Hugh grew up on Maryland’s Eastern Shore where he spent his childhood on the Wye River crabbing and fishing. He is an avid hunter and spends much of his free time in the outdoors.
Mike Mattingly is the Volunteer Coordinator for Patriot Point. He is the organizer for special projects at Patriot Point.
Mike served his country in the USAF.
Mike began his volunteer life at the age of 16 as a volunteer firefighter. He continued as a firefighter for 24 years. He served the citizens and retired from one of the busiest engine companies in the nation, with the DC Fire Dept.
After retiring from The DCFD, he had the pleasure of teaching special needs high school students for seven years at an Annapolis school.
Mike continues his volunteer efforts with local commuinty projects in around Eastport Md.
Lauren Schram is the Director of Finance, Events, & Operations for the Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman, operated by the DC Bowl Committee, Inc. Responsible primarily for all bowl-related events and overseeing the stadium operations and financial matters, Lauren has been with the bowl since the inaugural game in 2008.
Lauren received her B.A. from Muhlenberg College and currently resides in Washington, D.C.