Mel Parker is New Board Member

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One of the nation’s leading veteran service organizations, Team Red, White & Blue (Team RWB), today announced that Mel Parker has been appointed to its Board of Directors.

Mr. Parker is currently President and Chief Executive Officer of Take The Limits Off, LLC, a leadership development, executive coaching and business consulting firm based out of Austin, TX. After graduating from the United States Military Academy in 1989, Mr. Parker attended Airborne School, Ranger School, Jumpmaster School and Airborne Operations School. He served in the 82nd Airborne Division and is a decorated combat veteran. Captain Parker transitioned from the military to the corporate world in 1994.

After leaving the military, Mr. Parker embarked on a career in corporate America working for some of the most prestigious organizations in their industries. Some of the positions held include

President of North America (Brinks), Managing Director of North America (Aggreko), and Vice President and General Manager of North America – Consumer/Small Business (Dell). In his roles as President, Managing Director or General Manager, Mr. Parker has been responsible for successfully leading high performance teams of multi-billion-dollar businesses with up to 14,000 employees.

“We are thrilled to welcome Mel as our newest member of the Board,” said John Pinter, Executive Director of Team RWB. “His experience and perspective will compliment our outstanding Board of Directors, and will be critically important to the continued growth of Team RWB and the achievement of our mission to enrich the lives of America’s veterans.”

For the full list of Team RWB’s Board of Directors, click here.