Our Team

Angela Salyer, Executive Director
Angela was born in the Panama Canal Zone, where her father was stationed in the Army Medical Corps. She returned to the States with her family at age 3. She and her family lived at Ft. Meade, MD and Ft. Bragg, NC until her father transitioned out of the military and moved to the mountains of Western North Carolina....

Mike Kozlowski, Director of Operations
Mike was born in Houston, Texas. He grew up in Austin, went to Texas A&M University to study Tourism and returned to Austin after graduating. He worked in the hotel and restaurant business for 5 years before transitioning into teaching High School Students with Special Needs.....

Penney Letrud-Samons, Program Coordinator
Penney was born in Nashville, Tennessee and grew up in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a 10-year background in Program Coordinating, Training, Volunteer Recruitment and Donor Relations. After becoming the spouse of an Active-Duty Sailor and the mother of an amazing son, she developed a passion for helping military families stay connected no matter the challenges.......

Tristan Pierce, Chief Financial Officer
Tristan joined Comfort Crew for Military Kids in March 2016 as its contracted Director of Finance. As a Partner at Accounting for Change, Tristan works with many nonprofits in Austin, TX and Washington, DC to build financial capacity. Tristan joined Accounting for Change on a full-time basis in 2016, after his tenures as Director of Finance and Administration with Bat Conservation International, in Austin, TX, and Joy of Motion Dance Center, in Washington, DC……..


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The Comfort Crew is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. We are also supported by the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC#46891).