Title: CEO & Founder
Jordan Wilhelm is a founding member and serves as CEO of The Critical Mass, bringing over 15 years of program management and International Post Conflict Stabilization and Hazard-Reduction experience to the sustainability enterprise.
Prior to creating The Critical Mass, Jordan was the Director of Conventional Weapons Destruction (CWD) for one of the world’s largest UXO remediation companies. Jordan managed contracts with the US Department of State as well as other international organizations to conduct IED, UXO, CBR and Explosive Hazard clearance in post conflict environments worldwide.
Jordan is a team leader-certified Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Officer, with deployment, operations, and company command experience in EOD and CBRNE operations. She has conducted EOD and Logistics Operations in support of Engineer units in Northern Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), and in Southern Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF). She also served a tour on a Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) in Ghazni, Afghanistan coordinating logistics, humanitarian aid, and women’s affairs.
She serves on the Board of Directors of The MOAA Foundation, the largest and most influential military service organization in the nation and was a 2021 40 Under 40 honoree with the Chamber ALX, for which she was featured in the November 2021 issue of VIP Alexandria Magazine. Jordan has a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Virginia and a Master’s Degree in Emergency and Disaster Management from Georgetown University. She is also a graduate of Federal Officer Candidate Training School, the Combined Logistics Captains Career Course, and Naval School for Explosive Ordnance Disposal.