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.....

Colonel (R) John Les Davis, Program Coordinator
Les was born in Comanche, Texas and graduated from Comanche High School in 1989. Upon graduating, he attended Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas and began pursuing his lifelong dream of serving in the military. He joined the Reserve Officer Training Corps and enlisted in the Texas Army National Guard as a Simultaneous Membership Program Cadet. Les was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in May, 1993 and was assigned as an armor officer in the Texas Army National Guard. He graduated from Tarleton with a Bachelor of Science in Earth Science in December 1993......

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).