Dave Portillo joined Allies in Service in January 2016 as the Partnership Manager. Dave focuses mainly on delivering superior customer service to the Park City Club Partnership with the overall intent primarily on employment for veterans and their spouses.
Before joining Allies in Service, Dave served as Building Project Director for the construction of a 41,000 square-foot kindergarten through twelfth grade school campus which opened in August 2014 in Collin County. Concurrently, he coached the Varsity teams to three State Championship Titles – two in Football; one in Basketball.
In 2011, Dave retired as a Lieutenant Colonel from the United States Marine Corps after 22 years of active duty service. As a Marine Aviator, he piloted Attack Helicopters in Operation Iraqi Freedom, among other places, and also served as a fixed-wing Flight Instructor. His military service included leadership and staff assignments as Executive Officer, Operations Officer, Future Plans Director, Administrative Officer, Director of Safety and Standardization, and Policy and Compliance Director.
Dave earned a Master of Military Science degree from The Marine Corps University at Quantico, Virginia and holds a Bachelor of Science in Communications from The University of Texas at Austin. He is a native of Dallas County.