A graduate of Virginia Tech, Ross served as an Officer in the US Navy for close to a decade before entering the private sector. Currently the CEO/President of Axis Global Enterprise, an SBA 8a, SDVOSB company that provides Construction, Technology and Security Solutions to the government and private industry. In 2012, Ross was named to Inside Business’s Top 40 Under 40 in Hampton Roads. He hold a Masters Degree in Business, Virginia Contractor’s License (Class A) and a Virginia Real Estate License. Ross is very active in the community serving as a member with the VB Jaycee’s, Friends Committee Virginia Beach Neptune Festival, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business Owners Council, past board member of Prevent Child Abuse HR and Past Chair of the Urban Land Institute of Hampton Roads. In 2007, Ross was one of the founding board members of the Virginia Gentlemen Foundation and was the foundation’s founding treasure. In May 2012, Ross was elected and became the current Chairman of the Virginia Gentlemen Foundation.