Fred Wellman
CEO and Founder


  • Provides senior-level corporate social responsibility, public relations, philanthropic strategy, veterans and military family issues counsel to ScoutComms, Inc. clients.
  • Retired Army Aeroscout Pilot and Public Affairs Officer
  • Veteran of four Iraq combat tours
  • Former spokesman for Generals David Petraeus and Martin Dempsey
  • Graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point
  • Honors graduate of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government
  • Notable Awards: 2014 U.S. Small Business Administration Veteran Business Champion of the Year for Virginia; 2013 Stafford County, Virginia Entrepreneur of the Year; two-time recipient of PRSA’s Silver Anvil
  • Former Community Outreach Director for Team Red, White & Blue Fredericksburg
  • Former Vice Chairman of the Fredericksburg Area Veterans Council
  • Member of organizations including AUSA, MOAA, VFW, American Legion, Team Rubicon, Team RWB, and the Fredericksburg Chamber of Commerce