About Us

Our Story

We are entrepreneurial but well-established. Small but mighty. Tightly focused but highly diverse. A common thread runs through everything we do: the desire and drive to add value to people and organizations.

At Nally Ventures, we take tremendous pride in being a team our clients can trust, respect and rely on to foster new growth for their businesses. We have decades of experience in delivering an array of services that will transform executives into world-class leaders and produce a new generation of highly-effective managers and team members. As a results-oriented company, we are committed to providing solutions that help take organizations to the next level.

 

Vision - Inspiration - Value - Innovation.

Our Mission

  • Provide best in class Professional Services to our clients

Our Vision

  • We solve important problems and create meaningful opportunities for our clients, investors, team members and communities.

Our Values

  • Leadership - Accountability for everything done.  You own it, we own it, I own it.
  • Excellence - Operating in the top 1% of everything, striving to get to the top and stay there.
  • Teamwork - Forming relationships with dignity, respect, collaboration, responsibility and reliability.
  • Innovation - Relentlessly and constantly looking for a better and more sustainable way.
  • Service - Willing to give without any expectation to receive serving to serve. We serve our clients, investors, team members and communities.

DEI Commitment

    • Nally Ventures is dedicated to accelerating DEI practices by preserving a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Click here to read more.

 

Our Team

Each member of our team brings unique skills, talents and experience that add value for our clients.

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Nally Ventures Team Members (L to R): Jen Walls, Mike Nally, Jen Walls and Taylor Jachimski

Mike Nally, Founder and CEO

As a former Army Ranger and current entrepreneur, Mike brings an informed and motivational perspective to every client he serves, blending his passion for developing the next generation of responsible leaders, his military experience, his advanced education, and his corporate and industry expertise. Read More About Mike

Joy Curriera, Senior Leadership Advisor

Joy Curriera brings her exceptional leadership and business experience over a 32-year military career to her role as a Nally Ventures Senior Leadership Advisor and coach, empowering individuals and teams to excel in complex, challenging, and fast-paced environments. Her many accomplishments—including leading complex Army divisions and programs in the U.S. and abroad, administering multibillion-dollar budget processes, leading thousands of soldiers and civilians, and overseeing the development of hundreds of strategic national security leaders—have fueled her passion to help others unlock their full potential. With the personal leadership mantra “Ever Forward,” first shared by a military mentor of her own, Joy continues to inspire and guide leaders and professionals at all levels to successfully lead with their best selves.

Katie LaCelle, Senior Leadership Advisor

As a Nally Leadership group facilitator and coach, Katie LaCelle helps new leaders uncover and develop the leader already inside them and established leaders get past limiting mindsets so they can continue to grow. Her corporate consulting background includes Deloitte Consulting, General Dynamics, and Definitive Logic, where she co-developed a 100+ person Financial Management practice and held several client-facing consulting roles. Katie has an undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering, a master’s degree in Organizational Leadership, and several professional certifications spanning business, physical fitness, and mental health. Now in business for herself, she brings her considerable skills and experiences to bear for Nally Leadership clients. Helping people learn to believe in themselves, see their inner strength, and examine their own judgments, biases, and habitual behaviors is truly her passion.

Jen Walls, Program Director 

Jen is our first line of client outreach and service, handling curriculum development and design (a perfect fit for this certified secondary education teacher), business development, and marketing as well as leading client training sessions. Read more About Jen

Taylor Jachimski, Marketing Specialist 

Taylor manages all of our social media accounts, as well as content creation, website management and search engine optimization.

Morgan Molnar, Accounting Manager

Morgan takes charge of our financial operations at all the Nally Ventures affiliated companies. With a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of North Carolina Wilmington and a background in business, Morgan skillfully manages our invoicing processes, ensuring that our clients stay seamlessly connected with the team.

Our Client Highlights

We are focused on delivering a broad range of customized services to a variety of clients, including commercial businesses, educational institutions, and government entities.

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Our Ventures

True to our entrepreneurial focus, we look for opportunities to combine our resources and expertise with those of other select firms so we can create new value for our clients.

Real Estate Solutions

Learn more about our real estate-focused sister companies - www.nallyventures.com

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Bottom-Line Perspectives

At the heart of any organization-what defines it, what differentiates it, what makes it succeed or fail-are its people. We take pride in being people that our clients trust, respect and rely on.

"Through the Nally Ventures sessions, I learned to recognize not only my own personality traits and why I think and respond the way I do, but also to understand other personality traits in order to get the most out of effective communication."

Chuck Derickson

Engineering Project Manager, ALOFT AeroArchitects

"The Coaching Sessions have helped make me calmer and more centered so I can be a more effective leader who makes thoughtful measured responses."

Katie LaCelle

Financial Management Deputy Director, Definitive Logic

"Mike Nally and his team custom design and deliver services of an exceptionally high standard. They provide training and solutions that are business-focused, measurable and effective-and they are fabulous to work with!"

Sharon Abrams

Human Resources Manager, Commonwealth Trust

"Through the Nally Ventures sessions, I learned to recognize not only my own personality traits and why I think and respond the way I do, but also to understand other personality traits in order to get the most out of effective communication."

Chuck Derickson

Engineering Project Manager, ALOFT AeroArchitects

"The Coaching Sessions have helped make me calmer and more centered so I can be a more effective leader who makes thoughtful measured responses."

Katie LaCelle

Financial Management Deputy Director, Definitive Logic

"Mike Nally and his team custom design and deliver services of an exceptionally high standard. They provide training and solutions that are business-focused, measurable and effective-and they are fabulous to work with!"

Sharon Abrams

Human Resources Manager, Commonwealth Trust

How can our team help yours?