MEET OUR TEAM
Cornell Wesley is the Principal/Founder at EMBLEM Strategies, LLC. With over ten years of experience managing professional staff in both the public and private sectors, Cornell is a seasoned executive with in-depth expertise that includes personnel staffing and management, oversight of complex organizational budgets and management of technical and policy teams, as well as a proven track record as a skilled negotiator. He has extensive knowledge in regional coordination and planning and is adept at setting and achieving priorities.
Shawna McWaters is a Managing Partner at EMBLEM Strategies, LLC. She is an accomplished program executive with 35+ years of proven experience managing high-value strategic initiatives across the public, non-profit and academic sectors. Shawna is an expert who consistently produces exceptional quality work products that are defensible, meets grant and mission objectives, and secures buy-in from internal and external audiences.
AMY ANNE FORD
Amy Anne Ford is a Managing Partner at EMBLEM Strategies, LLC. She is a seasoned entrepreneur with a proven track record of success in working to build and grow corporations, non-profit associations and stakeholder groups. Amy has also developed extensive expertise in the complex arenas of health care management, education policy and water resources policy development and implementation. Amy also serves as a Partner in RedAnt, LLC.
Josh McClintock is a Managing Partner at EMBLEM Strategies, LLC, bringing to the firm over two decades of government, business and non-profit expertise. He also serves as Executive Director of the Oklahoma Ground Water Association, where he manages the day-to-day operations of the association, and advocates on behalf of Oklahoma’s groundwater industry with Congress and the Oklahoma Legislature. In addition to his duties with EMBLEM Strategies and the Oklahoma Ground Water Association, Josh also serves as a Partner in RedAnt, LLC, as well as serving as President and Founder of McClintock Associates, Inc.