NGAMS Patriot Partners

Patriot Level Partners


1SG (Ret) Marvin Wells, Insurance Sales Representative
Tammy Graves, Insurance Manager
PO Box 627
Jackson, MS 39205

AFBA has been a long standing supporter of the families of the Mississippi National Guard. AFBA offers affordable life insurance with no combat or terrorism exclusions. Please contact the NGAMS office to set up a time for us to meet with your unit.

Airbus Helicopters Airbus Helicopters

Earl Walker
662-699-9240 (cell)

Airbus Helicopters is a division of Airbus, a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services.  Airbus’ mission is to provide the most efficient civil and military helicopter solutions to its customers who serve, protect, save lives and safely carry passengers in highly demanding environments.

Cadence Bank Cadence Wealth Management

Richard H. Dixon
Regional Trust Executive
Senior VP, Area Trust Executive
Phone:  601.592.4894
Cell:   601.927.1489
Fax:   601.592.4896
Cadence Bank
Wealth Management
525 East Capitol Street
Jackson, MS 39201


Capital City Beverages

Derek Nelson
920 W County Line Road
Jackson, Mississippi 39073

Capital City Beverages is a Molson Coors wholesaler proudly representing over 45 suppliers and covering 19 counties in central Mississippi. Capital City Beverages prides itself on setting the standard for customer service while maintaining relationships to over 1700 customers. Since its beginning in 1941 Capital City Beverages has grown to over 130 employees, while bringing the most state of the art equipment and technology to the beverage wholesaler industry. This is all done with making both the employee and customer top priority to create a more safe and efficient work place. Lastly, having the opportunity to partner with NGAMS as well as our entire Mississippi Molson Coors network is a great honor and privilege.

Joe Lofton

12155 Intraplex Pkwy
Gulfport, MS 39503

F.E.B. Distributing Company, is the Coast’s most complete beer source, servicing the Mississippi Gulf Coast from our Gulfport location. Since 1934, we’ve been a family owned and operated business for four generations, bringing more than 80 years of industry knowledge and experience. We are the exclusive distributor of MillerCoors, Constellation, Heineken, and Yuengling products in South Mississippi. We pride ourselves on offering our customers a wide range of imported and craft beers, along with specialty light wine and malt-based beverages.

Keesler Federal Logo Keesler Federal Credit Union

Caitlin Bradshaw
228-385-5500 (office)
601-278-4209 (cell)
389 Ridge Way, Building K, Suite 3
Flowood, Mississippi 39232

Invested in our members’ success. With nearly 75 years of stellar service under our belt, Keesler Federal is not only the largest Mississippi-based credit union, but also one of the largest credit unions in the Southeast. You’ll notice things are a little different around here. Take for example our Member Giveback Program. Every month, we randomly reward 36 members just for choosing us. Unlike a traditional bank, we’re not focused on fees and profits. We’re here to help you thrive financially, and the well-being and satisfaction of our members always come first. It’s this dedication to our membership that has helped us to be recognized as Best-In-State Credit Union by Forbes Magazine for the third year in a row. With locations in three states, plus the United Kingdom, Keesler Federal membership is widely available to thousands of people who live, work, worship or attend school in the communities we serve.

Landry Lewis Germany Architects, PA

Mr. Shane Germany
5211 Old Highway 11
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39402
(601) 271-7711

As the oldest continuously operating architecture firm in the state of Mississippi, Landry Lewis Germany Architects, p.a. has a rich history in the local community and since 1930 has participated directly in the economic development and growth of south Mississippi.

Our firm offers a wide range of services that include full service architecture, master planning, building programming, interior design, feasibility studies, construction administration, and 3d rendering & visualization. Over the last 90 plus years we have completed thousands of projects of every type and size including civic, k-12 and higher education, commercial business and financial, healthcare, religious, military and governmental, as well as hospitality, entertainment, and sports venues. Whether you know what you need, or you don’t know where to even begin, we have the experience and expertise to assist you in realizing your vision.

Mississippi Farm Bureau Mississippi Farm Bureau

The Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation is the largest general farm organization in the state, with more than 192,000 member families in 82 county Farm Bureaus. It is a voluntary, non-governmental, non-partisan organization of farm families seeking solutions to the problems that affect their lives, both socially and economically.

Mississippi Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company was licensed September 1, 1986. Mississippi Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company specializes in writing automobile, homeowners, farm liability, farm property, standard fire and inland marine policies. Mississippi Farm Bureau Casualty is rated A- (Excellent) by the A. M. Best rating agency.

Mississippi Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company is currently the second largest automobile and homeowner writer in Mississippi. The Company has become a leader in the insurance industry through the marketing of competitive products and the extensive training of its underwriters, claims staff and insurance agents.


Michael Essary
601-545-1565 (O)
704 Hardy Street
Hattiesburg, Mississippi  39401
PO. Box 1487
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39403

Founded by Hibbett Neel, PE, and Gorman Schaffer in 1983, Neel-Schaffer is a multi-disciplined engineering, planning, and construction management firm that today ranks as one of the largest privately held, employee-owned engineering firms in the South.

Vidmar Lista Stanley Black & Decker Smart Storage Solutions

Darin Gilderoy
678-316-0972 (cell)
9040 Creekstone Place
Gainesville, Georgia  30506

Stanley Black & Decker Smart Storage Solutions is a global provider of high-density storage solutions that help workforces work efficiently and safely. We partner with businesses to design customized storage and workspace systems that maximize productivity while saving space. Our trusted brands, LISTA® and Vidmar,® make up the broadest storage portfolio in the marketplace and enable us to provide tailored,
cost-effective solutions to our customers’ unique storage challenges.

Trustmark Tailored Wealth Logo Trustmark Tailored Wealth

Jerry Thornhill
Vice President & Trust Officer
Enrollment Advisor
Trustmark Tailored Wealth
248 East Capitol St., Suite 1006
Jackson, MS 39201
O: 601-208-5174
F: 601-208-6581

Managing wealth wisely means working with a trusted partner who brings a balance of knowledge, experience and insight to the wealth management process. For thousands of clients in the Southern United States, that partner is Trustmark, and they’ve been dedicated to the accumulation, preservation and transfer of wealth for our clients since 1925. When it comes to wealth management, they don’t have a one-size fits all program. Along the way, they’ve built a reputation for providing personal services to high-net-worth clients just like you, and today as Trustmark Tailored Wealth, they manage and administer approximately $12+ billion in assets . By integrating our many areas of experience, they offer comprehensive wealth management services that help their clients identify and pursue their financial goals. Combining that with their associates and a commitment to excellence helps them to retain their clients, year after year.

Diamond Level Partners

AM General AM General

Maj Gen (Ret.) Douglas Burnett
291 Sophia Terrace
St. Augustine, Florida  32095

Our mission is to deliver a wide variety of innovative products and services that solve our customers’ complex mobility challenges.
Our focus on the customer is what sets us apart from the competition in an increasingly crowded marketplace. Being attuned to customer needs and exceeding their expectations should take priority in everything that we do. From design, engineering, and human resources to marketing, sales, purchasing and logistics, AM General carves out a path filled with innovation that leverages our number one asset: our people.

Atmos Entergy

Bobby Morgan
Work: 601-420-5080
Cell: 769-230-7800

Atmos Energy Corporation, an S&P 500 company headquartered in Dallas, is the country’s largest natural gas-only distributor. We safely deliver reliable, affordable, efficient and abundant natural gas to more than 3 million distribution customers in over 1,400 communities across eight states located primarily in the South. As part of our vision to be the safest provider of natural gas services, we are modernizing our business and infrastructure while continuing to invest in safety, innovation, environmental sustainability and our communities.
We deliver safe, clean, reliable, efficient, affordable and abundant natural gas— America’s best energy source. Atmos Energy is committed to being the safest natural gas provider in the nation. That’s why we’re investing more than $1 billion a year in system upgrades. This is how we provide you with safe and reliable natural gas service for generations to come.

GV “Sonny” Montgomery Foundation GV “Sonny” Montgomery Foundation

Lt. Col. Bradley “Brad” Crawford (Ret.)
P.O. Box 911
Meridian, MS 39302

The G.V. “Sonny” Montgomery Foundation was established more than a decade ago through the foresight of its benefactor, then Congressman G.V. “Sonny” Montgomery. His intention was to provide a vehicle to which the bulk of his estate would be left and be used, after his death, to support and encourage his greatest interests during his life.
The Foundation strives to carry his legacy forward as it recognizes civilian and military leaders who have excelled and made significant contributions to excellence in his or her field, encourages leadership development, education, excellence in scholarship and support of various military and veteran projects and needs.

The Johnson-McAdams Firm, P.A.

The Johnson-McAdams Firm, P.A.
David Leard, P.E., President
108 W. Market St.
Greenwood, MS 38930
(662) 455-4943

A well-established, multi-disciplinary Architecture & Engineering firm employing highly experienced and qualified architects, engineers, interior designers, drafting technicians and other support staff that provide a wide range of Planning and Design services. Offices in Greenwood, MS, Hattiesburg, MS and Collierville, TN. A full-service A&E firm with all disciplines of facility engineering, design and construction administration including architectural, mechanical, civil, electrical, structural, environmental, fire protection, communication, security, anti-terrorism/force protection and other disciplines essential in the turn-key design of military buildings and infrastructure.

LiteFighter Systems LLC

Rich Coachys
314 Tupelo Trail
Canton, GA 30114

LiteFighter provides rugged, back-packable shelter systems built to protect warfighters against inclement weather, pests and insect-borne diseases. Our product portfolio includes Multi-Season Back-Packable Tents, Jungle Hammocks, Tarps, Mosquito Bed-Nets and deet-free BullsEye Bug Repellent. LiteFighter’s flagship product is the LiteFighter 1 Shelter System, which can be used both on the ground as a waterproof tent and on a cot as a Bug Proof (Permethrin Treated) Bed Net.

Rolls Royce Rolls-Royce

Joshua Lash
450 S Meridian St.
Indianapolis, Indiana 46225

Rolls-Royce pioneers cutting-edge technologies that deliver clean, safe and competitive solutions to meet our customers’ vital power needs. Rolls-Royce North America employs nearly 6,000 people in 27 states coast to coast, including facilities at the NASA Stennis Space Center and in Pascagoula. Rolls-Royce engines power aircraft in all branches of the U.S. military, with extensive power solutions in operation throughout the Navy fleet. Rolls-Royce engines will also power Bell’s V-280 Valor aircraft, recently selected for the Army Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft.


Mr. Brandon Strait
6723 Odyssey Drive
Huntsville, Alabama 35806
Office: 256-678-7463
Cell: 256-740-7734

SAIC drives applied science and intersects it with policy and operations expertise to make a difference in national and global security matters. Our people in engineering and integration, advanced analytics, training, and program management integrate capabilities across disciplines in proven and innovative ways to achieve one common objective: customer mission success.

Winchester: The American Legend Winchester

Todd Brown
Olin Jobs
411 County Road 101
Oxford, Mississippi  38655

Winchester is the largest manufacturer of small caliber ammunition for the U.S. military. Proven in battle for more than 100 years, we’ve delivered trusted ammunition products for civilians, law enforcement and military.

Our primary military manufacturing facility is located in Oxford, Mississippi. This state-of-the-art facility has produced ammunition for hunters, sport shooters, military, law enforcement and industrial uses since October, 2011.

Platinum Level Partners

American Military University

Michael “Mik” Williams, MSgt (Ret), USAF
American Military University
Senior Manager, Military Outreach
Eastern States Liaison to National Guard Members and Reservists
111 West Congress Street
Charles Town, West Virginia 25414

AMU, the #1 provider of education to the military, offers affordable, quality undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates through 100% online classes that start monthly and run for 8 or 16 weeks. American Military University, a part of the American Public University System and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Stop by our booth today to learn more about our 200+ career-relevant online degree, certificate, and credentialing programs, or visit us at

BAE Systems

Keith A. Klemmer
703-907-8320 (office)
571-594-9087 (cell)
2000 15th Street North, Suite 1100
Arlington, Virginia  22201

BAE Systems, Inc. provides support and service solutions for current and future defense, intelligence, and civilian systems; designs, develops and manufactures a wide range of electronic systems and subsystems for both military and commercial applications; produces specialized security and protection products; and designs, develops, produces, and provides service support of armored combat vehicles, artillery systems, and munitions.

The Boeing Company The Boeing Company

Chris Pace
610-591-2032 (office)
303-885-3799 (cell)
P. O. Box 16858 MC P10-08
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19142

Boeing is the world’s largest aerospace company. We offer leading products and services in commercial and military aircraft, space systems, exploration, and integrated-network communications. Our military products include fighters, bombers, tankers, transports, and helicopters, along with missiles, advanced information, communications and space systems.

Capital Ortho Capital Ortho

Dr. Chris Kneip
601-987-8200 (office)
Flowood office
104 Burned Drive
Flowood, Mississippi  39232
Madison office
106 Highland Way, Suite 102
Madison MS 39110

Since its establishment in 1990, the philosophy of Capital Ortho is to serve the community as a comprehensive orthopaedic care clinic. Made up of 9 physicians, each Doctor is capable of treating a wide range of problems involving the musculoskeletal system.  Within the clinic, the Doctors also have areas of special interest and training which means that certain disorders that may need more specialized care.  Capital Ortho will always strive to serve the needs of each patient in a caring and concerned manner.  We will grow as our patient’s requirements grow and will continue to be the preeminent general orthopaedic clinic in Jackson and central Mississippi.

Cocoon, Inc

Steve Houton
603-964-9421 (Office)
603-851-4378 (Cell)
216 Lafayette Road
North Hampton, New Hampshire  03862

Increase your operational readiness and decrease your maintenance costs by protecting critical assets from the elements. Cocoon offers a full spectrum of corrosion-prevention solutions, from protective covers to hangars to humidity-controlled environments. We also offer an assurance program featuring remote monitoring, real-time alerts, encrypted reporting, on-site training, inspection, and preventative maintenance.

Conflict Kinetics

Bill Kamer
1893 Preston White Drive
Reston, Virginia 20191

Conflict Kinetics embodies a culture of serving and supporting those who protect our freedom. We strive to help ensure those we serve will consistently overcome any obstacles and overmatch any adversary they may face. This culture is unyielding and ingrained with undeniable respect for the brave guardians who, in turn, serve and protect us. Regardless of the size and complexity of the task, our team provides the correct solution every time. CK’s philosophy is one of continued service and an acute understanding and willingness to march “Shoulder to Shoulder” with our protectors; preparing them to win, instilling skill sets needed to do so, and a mindset that allows for nothing less than the mastery of Mind, Body, Weapon Systems, and Tactical Environment.

We build trust and confidence and integrate within our respective military branches, federal agencies, and local law enforcement to ensure they are well-trained and well-prepared.

Establishing the human connection and building a real sense of brotherhood is genuine and vital to CK’s team members. And our link to small arms mission accomplishment resulted in CK training sites being designated “Mission Critical” by operational DoD units during the COVID-19 lockdown. As such, operations continued without missing a beat.

Our single goal: “Warfighters, federal agents, and law enforcement consistently give their everything for us; therefore, CK will give our everything to them – day in and day out.”

Digiflight logo Digiflight

Greg Hartvigsen
(801) 336-6998
7047 Old Madison Pike, Suite 350
Huntsville, Alabama 35806

DigiFlight Inc: An Innovative Partner for Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Aerospace, & Training We accelerate mission success by leveraging innovative ideas and technologies, creatively use trusted solutions to develop advance state-of-the-art techniques, practices, and procedures for cyber hunt & incident response, software & network engineering, cyber mission training, and US Military and FMS aviation training. Established in 1999, DigiFlight is a Veteran-owned Minority Small Business.

Drip Drop Hydration

Melvin Taylor
3360 Market Street
P. O. Box 5096
San Francisco, California 99114

The DripDrop ORS Hydration Packets are a patented mix of electrolytes and glucose for fast acting dehydration relief. As a medically recognized optimal way to treat dehydration, DripDrop’s formula works faster than sport or pediatric drinks, and has 3x the electrolytes with half the sugar. DripDrop is Department of Defense (DoD) approved with NSN Numbers.

East/West East/West Industries, Inc.

East/West Industries, Inc.
Bill Koshansky
631-981-5900 (O)
631-241-1162 (C)
2002 Orville Drive N
Ronkonkoma, New York 11779

Since 1968, East/West has designed and manufactured innovative, cost effective, high quality critical systems such as Ground Support Equipment, Crashworthy Aircraft Seating Systems, and Life Support Equipment for the Aerospace & Defense Industry. East/West is highlighting it’s ground support equipment with a portable floor crane (Master Crane®) capable of lifting 1,500 lbs. East/West is a woman owned small business and is a registered AS 9100 company.

ESS, Incorporated ESS Inc

Cliff Burgoyne
7582 Alakoko Drive
Diamondhead, Mississippi  39525

ESS creates advanced eye protection systems for the military, law enforcement and fire/rescue professionals.  Innovative patented designs such as NO FOG lens, coupled with a reputation for superb optics and performance makes ESS the preferred source for goggles and spectacles for the military and public safety.  ESS products are distributed in more than 100 countries.

FN America

James Harris
6609 W Dormany Road
Plant City, Florida 33565

From a lone U.S. soldier hidden on a hilltop somewhere behind enemy lines to the young mom in a suburban home who’s just put her children to bed to the officer heading out on a call in the dark of night, at FN America, we understand every mission is unique. But every mission shares one thing: What you carry inside is every bit as important as what you carry with you.

At FN, we stand passionately committed to the innovation, development and production of dependably exceptional firearms that stand in the crosshairs of technology and timelessness. With a long-standing heritage of excellence, we believe in providing our customers with products, training and support services that not only enhance their performance, but also ensure a higher level of personal safety.


Justin Bell
601-326-1000 (O)
769-210-2395 (C)
661 Sunnybrook Road, Suite 100
Ridgeland, Mississippi 39157

HORNE is a professional services firm founded on a cornerstone of public accounting. As a top 25 business advisory firm, our 2,000+ team members serve clients from offices and project locations across the nation and Puerto Rico. We empower team members to serve their clients and communities with empathy, urgency and clarity. Our industry experts guide clients through uncertainty to reveal opportunity and cultivate potential.

Ingalls Shipbuilding

Lisa Bradley
228-935-7068 (O)
P. O. Box 149
Pascagoula, Mississippi 39568

HII is America’s largest shipbuilder and a global, all-domain defense provider. With a more than 135-year history of advancing U.S. national defense, we are united by our mission in service of the nation, creating the advantage for our customers to protect peace and freedom around the world. HII’s diverse workforce includes skilled tradespeople; artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ ML) experts; engineers; technologists; scientists; logistics experts; and business professionals.


MAK Technologies

MAK Technologies
Dan Albert
407-257-9260 (O)
13501 Ingenuity Drive, Suite 128
Orlando, Florida 32826

MAK Technologies provides military simulation technology and training systems. For more than 30 years, MAK has been a trusted supplier of the MAK ONE suite of Commercial-Off-the-Shelf (COTS) simulation software to governments, system integrators, and customers around the world. MAK excels as a partner and prime in developing tailored solutions to unique training challenges.

Mississippi Power

Joe Bosco
601-545-4114 (O)
420 W Pine Street
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401

In 2017 Mississippi Power became the state’s largest partner in renewable energy with the dedication of three large-scale solar facilities, providing more than 105 MW and powering nearly 15,000 homes. A fourth project is approved that will provide 53 MW and power 8,000 homes.


Josh Ensign
Greg Michel
1411 Harbour Way, Suite 1901
Richmond, California 94804

Moxion is pioneering mobile energy storage products and technologies that accelerate last-mile electrification for our customers and enable a more resilient and sustainable future for us all.

MyHy Liquid Hydration

Steve Duran
7350 Jefferson Hwy Suite 485-137
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806
(724) 513-4692

MyHy delivers prohydration for tactical athletes to combat fatigue and dehydration during intense training and critical situations. MyHy is a liquid electrolyte drink mix formulated to restore exactly what you lose when you sweat. Our goal is to deliver an elite product, formerly only available to professional athletes, to real Heroes. MyHy hydrates better, is better for you, tastes great, and is easy to use wherever you are.

Northrop Grumman Corporation

Bob Taylor

Northrop Grumman is a pioneering company. We design, develop, build and support some of the world’s most advanced products, from cutting-edge aircraft and next-generation spacecraft to unrivaled cyber security systems and all-seeing radars.
Whether it’s making a 200-ton airplane invisible, predicting cyber-attacks before they happen or solving the mysteries of the universe, wherever the boundaries of possible are being pushed, Northrop Grumman is there.

OshKosh Defense, LLC OshKosh Defense, LLC

Yancy Williams
Director of Army Business Development
27600 Donald Court
Warren, MI 48092
586-576-8301 (office)
920-216-3297 (cell)

Oshkosh Defense is a global leader in the design, production and sustainment of best-in-class military vehicles and mobility systems. As a pioneer of combat-ready vehicle solutions, Oshkosh develops and applies emerging technologies that advance troop safety and mission success. Setting the industry standard for sustaining fleet readiness, Oshkosh ensures every vehicle is supported worldwide throughout its entire life cycle. Learn more about Oshkosh Defense at

Phantom Products Inc Phantom Products, Inc

Victoria McDermott, JD
474 Barnes Blvd
Rockledge, FL 32955
f 888-533-5669

Phantom Products is a third generation, family-owned American Made lighting company – they design, build, and sell the BEST lights for military, law enforcement, off road, and emergency lighting. All of their lights are made on the Space Coast of Florida, 40 miles east of Orlando, and 10 minutes from Patrick Air Force Base.

Robertson Fuel Systems Robertson Fuel Systems, LLC

Robertson Fuel Systems, LLC a HEICO Company
Robert H. (Chip) Lunn
480-337-8801 (Office)
480-298-5684 (cell)
800 W Carver Road, Suite 101
Tempe, Arizona 85284

For 47 years Robertson Fuel Systems has continued to be the world leader in the design, development, and production of crashworthy, ballistically tolerant, self-sealing fuel systems. Robertson has designed, tested, qualified 60+ fuel systems and support equipment such as the emergency response refueling equipment kit (ERREK). These systems have achieved millions of in-service hours in all conditions, including extensive combat operations. Robertson is proud to support the Army/Air National Guards.


Brian Lewis
642 Justice Street
Stonewall, Louisiana 71078

USAA means United Services Automobile Association. But we’re more than an acronym. We’re a company with a simple, yet meaningful mission: to empower members to achieve financial security through competitive products, exceptional service and trusted advice. For more than 100 years, we’ve helped active, separated and retired military, and their families. As we look to the future, one thing’s certain. We’ll continue to support the military community with service, loyalty, honesty and integrity.

Windham & Lacey CPA Windham & Lacey CPA

Pearl Office
2708 Old Brandon Road
Pearl, MS 39208
P 601-939-8676

Crystal Springs Office
219 N. Jackson Street
Crystal Springs, MS 39059
P 601-892-4001

With four offices in Mississippi, Windham & Lacey is your trusted financial partner offering; accounting, governmental auditing and tax and small business consulting services. Choose us for experienced and affordable service from accountants that care about you.

Yates Construction Yates Construction

Mike Farrar
601-351-2092 (office)
601-896-1841 (cell)

Tara Kerr, Executive Assistant to Mike Farrar
601-351-2092 (office)
601-502-4440 (cell)

Corporate Headquarters
One Gully Ave.
Philadelphia, MS 39350
Contact: Robert Ridgway
P (601) 656-5411
F (601) 656-8958

Ranked among the top construction services providers in the country by Engineering News Record, Yates Construction is family owned and proves a wide range of commercial and industrial construction and building services.  For more than 50 years, clients have trusted Yates Construction to deliver high quality projects on time, within budget and to their satisfaction while staying true to its core values of safety, integrity, passion and commitment.