The Council oversees and advises the Board.


George Patton Waters (Pat), Chair (Son of ex-POW Lieutenant Colonel John K. Waters)
After serving in the United States Navy, Pat established Waters Investments, LLC which owns and operates commercial and residential properties. He is active in his community and throughout the world serving on boards such as the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, and as a Team member, Liberation Festival Plzen in the Czech Republic. Pat is the grandson of General George S. Patton.

G. Thomas (Tom) Cobb (Son of ex-POW 2nd Lt. George Alva Cobb)
Prior to his retirement, Tom worked in sales and marketing in health care, with specific experience in the area of orthopedic products used in surgical interventions. In his 30 plus years in the device industry, Tom held Director Level positions in both the domestic and international markets. He graduated from Limestone College, Gaffney, SC with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management.
Cindy Sharpe Burgess, Founder (Daughter of ex-POW 2nd Lt. Wilbur Blaine Sharpe, Jr.)
A military spouse and former educator, Cindy is a Past President of the Northern Virginia Chapter of the Assistance League and served on their national Board of Directors. Cindy received a BS in Education from the University of Maryland.