Kevin Leland is the Chief Financial Officer and Co-Founder of The Ironsides Group. He is responsible for accounting, strategic finance, treasury, taxation and risk management. Kevin’s efforts are focused on funding the Ironsides’ vision to ensure that the company has the resources needed to manage its exceptional growth.
Kevin comes to the group with over 8 years of service as an Army Officer and more than 12 years in the private sector growing successful businesses. Commissioned in the late 90’s, Kevin held multiple leadership roles during worldwide deployments with the 1st Cavalry Division and the 1st Armored Division (Old Ironsides). Kevin left the Army after holding the most desirable position in the military for a Captain, Company Command. Kevin led his company in Iraq as part of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team’s surge with Old Ironsides during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
In the private sector, Kevin has a broad base of experience and is known as a guy that can get things done! He has launched multiple businesses, worked extensively with private equity firms and has positioned assets for liquidation. Most recently, Kevin helped accelerate Ironsides to explosive growth within its first few years of business.
After over 20 years outside of the Big Sky State, this Montana native joined with Kevin Beagle to bring the company headquarters home. Kevin graduated with a B.S. from what is widely known as “The Harvard of the West,” Montana State University. Go Cats!