Lee A. Van Arsdale has served as a soldier and business executive. As a Soldier, his assignments were primarily in Special Forces, with 11 years spent in the First Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta (Airborne). In the course of his 25-year Army career, Lee served in three combat zones in leadership positions, and was decorated for valor with the Silver Star and with the Purple Heart for wounds received in combat. Additionally, he participated in numerous classified operations, on a global scale, while in a leadership capacity. Following his military career, Lee was an executive at the Bechtel Nevada Corporation and the Chief Executive Officer of Triple Canopy, Inc., an integrated security solutions company. He now serves on the boards of several companies.