Chief of Staff
Chris Toner serves as chief of staff for Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP). He works directly with the chief executive officer (CEO) to ensure effective and efficient relationships with internal and external stakeholders and to fulfill WWP’s commitments to warriors, partners, donors, and the board of directors.
Additionally, Chris prepares for and facilitates meetings critical to the successful path of WWP. He coordinates projects and commitments directly involving the CEO and his direct reports. He is also responsible for ensuring alignment among stakeholders, leading special CEO-initiated projects, and supporting the communication needs of the leadership team with the CEO.
Before joining WWP, Chris led the Army’s Warrior Care Program as the Commander of Warrior Transition Command and the Assistant Surgeon General for Warrior Care. His military career included combat experience in Afghanistan as the Chief of Staff, 101st Airborne Division; Commander of Task Force Duke, 3d Brigade, 1st Infantry Division; and the Commander of Task Force Catamount, 2d Battalion, 87th Infantry.
Chris graduated from Emporia State University in Kansas in 1987. He is married with three sons.