DC’s best business and personal incubator for military veterans and their spouses.

Capitol Post is a 501(c)(3) that teaches military veterans and their spouses how to think and act like entrepreneurs. Whether veterans and their spouses are starting a business or discovering their ideal career post-service, we provide coaching, business acceleration programs, networking opportunities, and office space for veterans to explore and de-risk the pursuit of their business or career objectives here DMV. Our goal is for every Washington-DC area-based veteran to feel fulfilled and proud of their post-military path.

Capitol Post also supports the local DC chapter of Bunker Labs - a national not-for-profit organization that empowers the veteran community to become leaders in entrepreneurship and innovation.

What We Do

We inspire the Washington DC region’s military veterans and their spouses find their path in business by offering great programming, a supportive network, and co-working space. Whether it’s entrepreneurship, joining a startup/small business, or finding the best career, we help veterans find their purpose and stride in business after serving in the military.


We provide a place where vets can explore their dreams and de-risk the pursuit of their business or career objectives.


Emily McMahan

Executive Director

Seda Goff

Managing Director of The Founders Program

Elizabeth Watson

Community Manager


Lauren Stack

CEO, b2G Capital

Stephanie Landrum

President & CEO, Alexandria Economic Development Partnership

Janet Donovan

Retired Rear Admiral

Dale Hamby

Fair Winds Farm

Bob Smith

Director, Mason Small Business Development Center

Robert Wray

CEO of BlueStar Honor Care

Kelly Dickerson

Head of Product Strategy, Katabat


Upcoming Events

  1. Startup Standup

    December 17 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Capitol Post Welcome Roundtable

    December 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


625 N. Washington St, Suite 425, Alexandria, VA 22314

(703) 652-5377


Hours of Operation

We are staffed Monday through Friday, 8:30AM -5PM

Capitol Post Co-Working Members can access the building and our space 24/7 with their key card.

Directions & Parking

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