Our Incredible Team


Dwayne Eury

Take a Warrior Fishing, Inc was founded in 2022 by Dwayne Eury, US Coast Guard Veteran. Dwayne is a lifelong resident of North Carolina. Growing up on the lakes and coast of North Carolina has given Dwayne experience in all areas of North Carolina waters. Dwayne’s love of the water led him to the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG). From the USCG, Dwayne gained valuable navigational and boating experience. He is currently a member of the USCG Auxiliary and holds a USCG-approved Captain’s License. His goal is to provide our servicemen and women opportunities to enjoy the waters while fishing.


Ryan Glenn
Chief Operating Officer

Ryan Glennon is a bass fisherman from North Carolina with several years of experience in outreach and client relations. He is an NC state alumni, former member of the NC State club fishing team- BASSPack and currently lives in Fuquay Varina, North Carolina. His favorite lakes to fish are Jordan Lake and Lake James. Ryan is extremely excited to help grow Take A Warrior Fishing, Inc and give veterans the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors.


Max Dayton
Director, Warrior Relations & Services

Max Dayton is an active duty professional with almost 6 years of service at Fort Liberty, NC. When  not on duty, he enjoys pursuing his passion for saltwater fishing and catfishing. Life long resident of NC minus deployments originally from right outside Charlotte NC


Wayne Sherrod
Director, Outreach & Partner Relations

Wayne is a Navy Veteran, a retired firefighter after 33 years and the current Chaplain for the American Legion Post 116, Fuquay Varina, NC.  Wayne also has an impressive fishing background which includes being in Carolina Cranker’s Bass Club for seven years, Fisher of men Five  National Championship (Lake Erie, Pennsylvania), and a participant of Warriors on the Water. He is also Pro Staff for Easy to Hook USA, US reels and Bustin Bass Spinner Baits. Wayne brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Warrior Fishing and we are excited to have him on the board.

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Peter Shandrick
Director, Boaters & Volunteers

Pete Shandrick is a bass fisherman who resides in North Carolina but is originally from Pennsylvania.  Pete spent the first 10 years of his adult life serving his local communities as a Paramedic before changing career paths.  Owner and Host of The OneCast Podcast Pete along with his partners work to cultivate a culture of Anglers helping Anglers OneCast at a time.  Pete lives in the Raleigh area and loves fishing the local lakes as well as the river systems of Eastern NC. Pete is excited to continue to help Take a Warrior Fishing Inc. grow and to get more folks engaged and helping to save lives through outdoor therapy.



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Chelsea Shandrink
Director, Warrior Events

Chelsea Shandrick has a passion for the outdoors and a heart for serving others, which is what drew her to learn more about Warrior Fishing.  As an angler, she understands the benefits of fishing and fellowshipping - simply put, they are truly life altering in the best way possible!  With 10 plus years’ experience in Recreation Therapy, event planning, and volunteer work, it is an honor for Chelsea to put her skills to good use by getting our service men and women on the water!


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Tom Glennon M.Ed
Director, Corporate Relations

Tom Glennon is the owner of Lake Connect. He previously was the CEO and Chairman of Sequence Communications Inc.  Both organizations provided a timeline of 27 years in the IT industry.
Previous to the IT sector, Tom served as an educator and school administrator both at the assistant principal and principal level. He holds a Master's In Education with a specialty in Administration and Supervision from University of West Georgia.
Tom lives in Raleigh NC and has been happily married to his wife Katie for 36 years. He has 2 sons, Ryan a NCSU graduate with BA and MA, degrees who is on the "Take A Warrior Fishing" board of directors and Michael a graduate of Campbell University with BA and MBA degrees .
Tom also holds a NC Real Estate Broker's License and is an active broker with Fathom Realty NC LLC.
Association of the United States Army Lifetime Member
Raleigh Regional Association of Realtors Member


Don Tylecki
Board of Directors

Don is originally from New Jersey but has been residing in North Carolina for 16 years. He is an original member of the Warrior Fishing Board and he is an avid supporter of our Military Community and is from an Air Force family. In his free time, Don enjoys all the outdoors, including hunting and fishing.

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Ashley Alford
Board of Directors

Ashley is a North Carolina native who currently resides in Fuquay Varina and is married with 2 daughters. He is the owner of Seegars Fence - Fayetteville. Ashley comes from a military and law enforcement family. His father is an Air Force and Law Enforcement Veteran. Ashley loves the outdoors, especially golfing and fishing. He used to be a competitive Bass fishing but now just loves to relax and fish.

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Amy Eury
Secretary / Treasurer

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