The Wounded Warrior Project Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Major General Charlie Fletcher, USA Retired, to the position of interim Chief Operating Officer, effective April 11, 2016. Maj. Gen. Fletcher currently serves on the WWP Advisory Council and brings significant military leadership expertise and senior level management experience in the private sector to WWP. He has more than 30 years of experience in military aviation, logistics and operational assignments, and is also currently a logistics senior mentor to NATO. His impressive background and experience in both the military and private sector makes him uniquely well positioned to lead our organization while the Board continues its comprehensive search for a permanent CEO.
Charlie will be based at WWP headquarters in Jacksonville and will be the senior-most member of the leadership team reporting directly to the Office of the CEO. In addition to overseeing the organization’s day-to-day operations, he will focus on enhancing our governance structure, policies, controls, and compliance functions. We are extremely pleased to have an executive of Charlie’s caliber join the organization.