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Kellen Giuda is the founder, owner and CEO of American Military News and its parent media company, KellenProjects LLC. He previously owned and operated an operations management firm in New York City and Washington, DC and prior to that he was a Project Manager at an architecture firm in downtown Manhattan.
Giuda is a member of Business Executives for National Security (BENS), the Online News Association (ONA) and the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ).
Giuda grew up in a Navy family moving from base to base and eventually settled in New Hampshire. He attended the University of Miami and earned a Bachelor of Architecture.
Rob Abraham is CTO of American Military News. He is an executive at a major technology firm in Chicago. Abraham previously built and sold a successful technology company. Prior to that, he served as a U.S. Navy Master-at-Arms and managed several technology companies in the Chicago area.
Melissa Leon is the Editor-in-Chief of American Military News and lives in New York City. Melissa was an award-winning journalist and blogger in New Jersey for several years before she and her husband opened a CrossFit gym in Manhattan, which she manages and operates. Melissa is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), Online News Association (ONA) and International Association of Professional Writers and Editors (IAPWE). Melissa is a proud military wife – her husband is currently an officer in the Army, and he deployed to Afghanistan in 2012. They live in Manhattan with their Giant Schnauzer.
Staff reporters are located in New York City and around the United States.
- Congressman Mike Pompeo (Currently CIA Director)
- Congressman Paul Cook
- Congressman Lee Zeldin
- Congressman Brad Wenstrup
- General Paul McGillicuddy
- Brigadier General Andrew F. Hutchinson
- Gen. (Ret.) David A. Morris
- TN Senator Mark Green
- Fmr. Pentagon Spokesperson J.D. Gordon
- President, Frontiers of Freedom Institute George Landrith
- Col. (Ret.) Jay Delancy
- Col. (Ret.) JW Deloach
- Army Staff Sgt. & Silver Star Recipient David Bellavia
- Veteran Bryce Burton
- Army Sgt. (Ret.) Theresa Giarratano
- Air Force Special Operations Pilot Todd Wood
- Founder, Gold Star Siblings, Karen Hickman
- Green Beret, Speaker, Scott Mann
- CEO, Amazing.com Matthew Clark
- Air Force Captain Jerry Gay
- Army Special Forces (Ret.) Ken Benway
- S. Army (Ret.) Ken Doyle
- Army Helo Pilot, Embry Riddle Instructor Melissa Gresham
- Army NCO (Ret.) Kenneth Depew
- Army Spec Ops Sean Linnane
- Author Dan Wos
- Army SERE Instructor Ace Baker
- Military Historian Richard Lowry
- Army Airborne Scott Fadner
- Korean/Vietnam War Vet Brooks Outland
- Middle East Women Rights Activist Sayeh Hassan
- Marine Veteran Paul (Alex) Bartel (Latreb)
- Army Veteran Jon Britton
- Marine Veteran Matthew Adams
- Author David Stuligross
- Cdr LE (Ret.) Chris Wagoner
- Writer Brandon Wright
- Marine Veteran Joel Galford
- Navy Veteran Keegan Curty
- Marine Veteran David Edder
Staff writers for American Military News are based in New York and around the United States.