General Governance

General Governance Team of Advisors
​With 20 years experience as a successful serial entrepreneur in the fields of technology, energy, banking, and internet technology, Mr. Johnston brings a broad range of business skills and knowledge to General Governance.  
David Johnston, Executive Director
​Stephan Kinsella, Legal Advisor
Double click A former partner with Duane Morris LLP, General Counsel for Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. and adjunct professor at South Texas College of Law, Kinsella has twenty years of experience in intellectual property and general commercial and corporate law. Kinsella has published numerous articles and books on IP law, international law, and other legal to add text.
Gil Guillory, Security Advisors
The past 10 years Mr. Guillory has conducted groundbreaking market research on expanding security services into the realm of patrol and restitution, based on an innovative subscription model. He brings in depth economic, legal and practical knowledge on this subject to General Governance.
Dr. Walter Block, Economic Advisor
Dr. Block has shown his wisdom through his career as an economist, professor, and author. As an advisor he brings a lifetime of experience in defining economic policies that promote growth, wealth, and prosperity. 
Dr. Michael Kurth, Economic Advisor
McNeese State University Professor Michael Kurth served as Head of the Department of Accounting, Finance, and Economics at McNeese for eight years. He has authored many studies on the state and local economy and served on two of Governor Jindahl's transition teams. He is presently a member of tax reform committee advising the state Department of Treasury. 
Dean Grothe, Governance Advisor
Most recently as the Management and Planning Director for the DHS, Mr. Grothe brings a lifetime of government program planning, efficiency management, and policy knowledge to General Governance