Nate Dillard is a U.S. Air Force reservist based out of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Fairborn, Ohio. He served eight years of active duty as a knowledge operator at the National Air and Space Intelligence Center before accepting his current position as a government IT consultant for the U.S. Department of Defense. Dillard serves as founder and CEO of the National Black Business Directory, a business solutions platform and ecosystem centralized around a core demographic of diverse businesses. Its mission is to develop and deliver tailored solutions to empower entrepreneurs of color. Additionally, he is the CEO and founder of BLK GLD Media, a platform that tells the courageous stories of entrepreneurs, career professionals and philanthropists of color. Dillard also serves as Chief of Operation’s of the Digital Design & Development Agency LunarX LLC as he continues to build a separate business development platforms on the side.