Meet the WIBN National Board of Directors
WIBN continues to expand across the nation this year — in chapter number and influence! As a result, our National Board of Directors has grown in size and prestige.
With quick expansion and abounding opportunities to connect in both the business and wrestling worlds, the board that oversees WIBN plays an increasingly important role. We are grateful for these men that volunteer their time and talents in proactive support of our vision and mission.
Meet Our National Board of Directors
AARON GROSSMAN — President/Chairman
CEO, Alliance Solutions Group, LLC
A wrestler and graduate of Miami University of Ohio with a bachelor’s degree in Finance, Aaron formed Alliance Solutions Group in 2001. Under his leadership, the company has grown rapidly to build specialized business units with deep expertise in a wide variety of markets, from manufacturing to healthcare to engineering to life sciences.
JOHN KALVELAGE — Vice President/Vice Chairman
A two-time Division III All-American at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, John made his way to Maryland and, after 20+ years in the pharmacy packaging industry, forged a new partnership and began Medicine-on-Time, a business that has changed the way people take their medicine.
DARRELL RANDALL — Treasurer
Owner, MH Equipment
Busy at the helm of the fastest growing material handling distributors in the industry, Darrell makes time to promote the sport he loves, currently on the Board of Directors of the NWCA and as Treasurer of the WIBN Central Iowa chapter.
DEREK DONAHUE — Secretary
Independent Information Technology Consultant
As a consultant for Fortune 500 companies and the federal government, Derek is blessed with success and a flexible schedule that enables him to pursue a passion for coaching. He has spent recent years investing in the wrestling program at his high school alma mater, serving as assistant varsity coach and head strength coach.
KARL JAEGER — Board Member
Managing Director, Argonne Capital Group
While pursuing a B.S. in Finance at Ohio State University, Karl had quite the a collegiate wrestling career as a star Buckeye. Since his wrestling days, Karl has held leadership positions with big names in banking and now focuses on structuring and financing Argonne’s investments. Over his career, Karl has closed over $1 billion in debt and equity transactions.
BOB BRAMS — Board Member
Chair, Patton Boggs’ Construction Law Group
Despite being a former college wrestler and president of Wrestling to Beat the Streets DC, a program supporting at risk youth in the DC metro area, Bob’s successful professional life actually involves wrestling of a different kind — construction and procurement law.
MIKE MOYER — Board Member
Executive Director, National Wrestling Coaches Association
A former wrestling head coach of ten years and director of athletic fundraising at George Mason, Mike has spent a lifetime in service to the sport of wrestling. During his tenure at the NWCA, the organization has seen an astonishing and inspiring expansion in membership and revenue.
JEFFREY BRYAN — Board Member
Owner, The Bryan Consulting Group, LLC
Jeff has enjoyed a multi-decade career providing human resource solutions to for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, encompassing a broad spectrum of industries, company sizes and states of organizational maturity. Jeff currently provides HR consulting services to the National Wresting Coaches Association.
JOE SAVINO — Board Member
Managing Partner, Savino Financial Group
Managing more than one hundred staff and financial representatives in four different offices offering innovative insurance and investment solutions, Joe knows what it takes to bind an organization together for success. A former volunteer wrestling coach, Joe remains active in the Pennsylvania wrestling community.
MARK MCLAUGHLIN, M.D. — Board Member
Medical Director, Princeton Brain and Spine Care, LLC
A board-certified neurosurgeon, Mark is also an international speaker, author and frequent medical media expert. No stranger to national recognition, Mark was a two-time Academic All American, wrestling team captain, Virginia State Champion and Most Outstanding Wrestler and ranked Division I NCAA Wrestler.
WILLIAM LAM — Board Member
President, Wrestling With Life
With a collegiate wrestling career and three decades as Head Wrestling Coach at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill behind him, William now offers his extensive experience in the world of wrestling to teach leadership principles to large and small groups in both the corporate and athletic world.
ALAN MELTZER — Board Member
CEO at The Meltzer Group
An alumnus of American University, former three-time captain of the wrestling team and 2006 recipient of the NWCA’s Meritorious Service Award, Alan has seen his share of success in wrestling. That success and passion dominate his professional and personal life, as well — he’s enjoyed a 30 year career in insurance, earning the industry’s highest honors and accolades and continues to adore this wife of more than third years and their four children.