It is with great pleasure that we announce the well-deserved promotion of Jesse LeNeve to the position of Director of Program Operations. After years of supporting the Warriors & Quiet Waters (WQW) mission, Jesse has consistently demonstrated exceptional skills, leadership, and commitment to WQW.
Jesse has been a part of the Warriors & Quiet Waters family since 2008 and will continue to shape and cultivate the culture here.
“It is with a deep sense of honor and humility that I embrace the opportunity to lead Warriors & Quiet Waters as the new Director of Program Operations,” said Jesse. “I started at WQW in 2008 as a volunteer fly fishing guide. Over the years, I transitioned into a full-time staff role as the Fishing Operations Manager and then earned a promotion as the Senior Program Operations Manager. Throughout my tenure, I have played an integral role in shaping and nurturing the current programs here at WQW. This extensive experience has instilled in me a profound enthusiasm for collaborating with the exceptional team here, an unwavering commitment to our future Built for More programming, and a desire to continue building lasting relationships with Warriors and their loved ones.”
“We could not be more excited to see Jesse LeNeve ascend to a senior leadership role in Warriors & Quiet Waters as our Director of Program Operations,” said WQW CEO Brian Gilman. “Competition for this role was fierce, with over 130 applicants vying for the opportunity to lead our Program Operations Team. His extensive experience planning and leading WQW programs, his exceptional outdoor leadership skills, and his unwavering dedication to Warriors and WQW’s mission have long played a key role in WQW’s ability to empower combat veterans to thrive. Additionally, Jesse’s growth mindset, inherent creativity, and consistent emphasis on cultivating relationships have distinguished him as the clear choice for this role. I invite you all to celebrate with me as Jesse embraces this new chapter of leadership on our exceptional WQW Team.”
Please join us in congratulating Jesse on this well-earned promotion. We look forward to witnessing his continued success at WQW as our new Director of Program Operations.