MPA, Director of Operations
Dustin Shryock joined Headstrong as Director of Community Engagement and Partnerships and has recently been promoted to Director of Operations. Dustin has worked in the public, private, tech, and non-profit sectors. He earned his Master of Public Administration, with a focus on non-profit management, from The Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service at New York University.
A veteran himself, Dustin’s service in the United States Army included two deployments in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom where he was awarded the Bronze Star Medal. Dustin spent nearly three years conducting operations in and around Baghdad, Iraq.
Originally from California, he is a graduate of Pace University – where he was awarded the New York State Conspicuous Service Cross – and is a former White House Intern having worked on the Joining Forces team. Dustin is an avid golfer, creator of original artwork, and devoted alpine skier. Dustin completed executive management work at Cornell University where he studied strategy tactics and leadership development.