Ron Miscavige is the father of David Miscavige, the leader of the Church of Scientology. He and his family joined Scientology in 1970, and he worked for The Sea Organization for almost 27 of those years before leaving the Church entirely in 2012. He is a Marine veteran and professional musician.
Dan Koon was a longtime Scientologist and an active member of The Sea Organization. He left the Church of Scientology in 2003.