Dayton Aerospace, Inc.

Our Experts

View All Experts

Paul Bielowicz

Over 40 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Director of Operations and Director of Logistics, US STRATCOM; Director of Logistics, AFMC; Commander/Propulsion Designated Acquisition Commander (DAC), San Antonio ALC; Commander DSCC; Director of Logistics, AETC. Specialized expertise in product support and sustainment; purchasing and supply chain management; and systems maintenance and logistics support management.

Mike Cappelano

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Program Director, LAIRCM; Program Director, Infrared Countermeasure Systems; Program Manager, Joint Modeling and Simulation System; Key architect in development of acquisition and contracting strategies for LAIRCM, DIRCM, C-130 Engine Infrared Suppression, JMASS, USSOCOM Multi-Band Laser, NexGen Missile Warning and NATO cooperative missile development programs.

Stephen (Pat) Condon, PhD

Over 35 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Senior Policy Advisor, Office of U.S. Senator Mike Lee of Utah; Commander, Ogden ALC; Director Plans and Programs HQ AFMC; Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Management Policy and Program Integration); Commander, Arnold Engineering Development Center; Commander, Armament Lab.

Peter Geurtz

Over 35 years acquisition, operations and business development experience in the US Air Force and private industry; Consultant; Proposal Manager; Joint Strike Fighter (F-35) Packaging, Handling, Storage and Transportation (PHS&T) Lead, Lockheed Martin; Director, Operations Control Center, World Airways, Inc.; Chief, Global Access, Navigation Safety, Air Staff - Pentagon; Commander, Pacific Air Forces Air Mobility Operations Control Center. Specific expertise in proposal strategy, management and development.

Mike Gregg

Over 25 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Division Chief, Group Commander, WR-ALC; Division Chief, Squadron Commander, Space & Missile Systems Center; Division/Branch Chief, Aeronautical Systems Center; Associate Director, Directed Energy, Missile Defense Agency (MDA). Specialize expertise in systems acquisition and sustainment and technology development.

Bill Hallin

Over 40 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; COO and Deputy General Manager, NATO Maintenance Supply Agency; Deputy Chief of Staff for Installations and Logistics, HQ USAF; Deputy Director for Materiel Management, Defense Logistics Agency (DLA); Commander, Warner Robins Air Logistics Center (WRALC). Specific expertise in logistics chain management.

Darrell Holcomb

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Vice Commander, Aeronautical Systems Center (ASC); Commanded the Air Force’s largest Acquisition Wing with programs including Global Hawk, Predator, Reaper, Airborne Signals Intelligence Payload, Rivet Joint, Compass Call, CV-22, CSAR-X and AC/HC/MC-130 aircraft; Systems Program Director for C-130, C-5, and C-141; Systems Sustainment Director, C-17; Materiel Group Director, F-22; Director of Acquisition Strategy and Program Manager, Joint Strike Fighter (F-35); Program Manager and PEM, B-2. Specific expertise in Program Management, Systems Engineering, Fleet Sustainment, Data Rights, Leadership, Portfolio Management and Acquisition Strategy Development.

Marge Leclaire

Over 35 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry ; Director, Acquisition, USTRANSCOM; Program Executive Officer (PEO), Mobility Systems, USSOCOM; Deputy and Acting Director, Plans, Programs and Logistics, USTRANSCOM; Director, Program Management, Aeronautical Systems Center (ASC); Deputy Director, Global Combat Support System (GCSS), Pentagon. Specific expertise in Program Management, Business Execution and Logistics Management.

C. D. Moore II

Over 35 years experience; Executive Vice President, Dayton Aerospace, Inc.; Consultant to Government and Industry; Commander, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC); Vice Commander, Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC); Deputy Director, Joint Strike Fighter; Director, Special Programs, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics. Specific expertise in Logistics and Sustainment, Strategic Planning and Facilitation, Developmental Test, and Foreign Military Sales (FMS).

Mike Nock

Over 30 years hands-on experience in the acquisition of weapon systems for the US Air Force and three years as a senior executive of a major aerospace company with US Government (USG) and International customers. Solid experience in all of phases of the acquisition life cycle. Over a decade of experience as a senior consultant to both government and industry. Veteran program business strategist and problem solver.

Everett Odgers

Over 50 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; President & COO, The Greentree Group; Director, Financial Management and Comptroller, AFMC; Director, Budget Operations and Personnel, Office of the Assistant Secreatory of the Air Force for Financial Management and Comptroller; Comptroller, HQ Air Mobility Command; Director, Aircraft Management Directorate, Sacramento ALC. Specialized expertise in financial management, information technology, business development and logistics.

Mike Roesner

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Former Commander, Naval Inventory Control Point – Philadelphia (NAVICP-PHIL) and Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Fleet Supply and Ordnance, United States Pacific Fleet. Specialized expertise in large-scale supply management and material support, logistics, information systems development, program management, forecasting and planning, inventory control, distribution, and transportation.

Thomas (Mike) Sellers

Over 40 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; AFMC HQ, Advisor to Commander; Tinker Air Logistics Center, Advisor to Commander; Director of Maintenance, 104 TFW A-10s; Comptroller & Resource Commander, 138 TFW F-16s; Director, Logistics Test & Program Management, AATC F-16/A-10/A-7s; Commander Acquisition Management Office (PMO) A-7 Tinker AFB; Commander (COO) & Aircraft Maintenance Officer, 138 TFW. Specific expertise in Business Development and Capture Planning, Logistics Management and Proposal Management.

Dan Sny

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Former Director of Autonomic Logistics (ALIS), F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) (PSM); Commander, Combat Logistics Support Squadron; and Group Commander and Deputy Director, 309 Commodities Maintenance Group. Specialized expertise in DoD acquisition logistics and fleet sustainment.

Gregg Sparks

Over 30 years experience; consultant to government and industry; Director of Logistics, C-17; Development Systems Manager, C-5; Joint Program Manager, Redstone Arsenal; Technology Planner, Air-to-Surface Systems for Air Combat Command (ACC); Specific expertise in executing and evolving Performance Based Logistics (PBL) contracts, business case analysis (BCA) development and execution and life cycle management strategy development.

Tom Steffen

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Governement and Industry; Director, Ship Support, NAVICP; Deputy Commander for International Programs, NAVICP; Commanding Officer, Naval Support Activity; Spares Policy and Budget, OPNAV N412; Specific expertise in Supply Chain Management (SCM), Performance Based Logistics (PBL), Integrated Logistics, and Foreign Military Sales (FMS).

Rob Strasser

Over 25 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Seasoned senior program management leader and professional with an award-winning record of industry-wide successes leading complex multi-billion dollar defense programs, transitioning cutting edge technologies to materiel solutions for US and international air forces.

Kevin Sullivan

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Deputy Chief of Staff, Logistics, Installations and Mission Support, HQ USAF; Commander, Ogden Air Logistics Center; Director of Logistics Readiness, HQ USAF; Vice Commander, Air Armament Center; Director, Reconnaissance Systems Program Office; Director, Ogden Air Logistics Center Aircraft Directorate. Specific expertise in program management, MRO management, Lean production and administration, strategic planning, and leadership and senior personnel development.

Gus Urzua

Over 40 years of aircraft and aerospace experience, from an enlisted aircraft maintainer in the US Navy to the Boeing vice president and program manager of a multi-billion dollar yearly revenue sustainment program. Under his leadership, C-17 Globemaster III Integrated Sustainment Program (GISP), the most successful system-level, performance-based logistics (PBL) contract in history, has long guaranteed and delivered the best readiness rates for military airlift while reducing life-cycle costs.

Brian Waechter

Over 35 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Vice President and General Manager--USAF, USN, Federal Programs, M7 Aerospace LP; Executive Vice President, Washington DC Operations, Interactive Process Technologies Associates LLC; AWACS System Program Director; AWACS System Sustainment Manager. Specific expertise in large-scale program portfolio management, global sustainment and CLS, strategy-operations alignment, risk management, process development and Lean Six Sigma, and proposal writing and evaluation.

Mike Wiedemer

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Vice President, Business Development, Operations and Strategic Planning, ATK; Director, Defense Commissary Agency; Director of Requirements, Headquarters, Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC); Commander, Sacramento Air Logistics Center; Commander, Arnold Engineering Development Center; Program Director, Global Positioning Satellite System.