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Vic Barnett

Over 35 years experience: Former President, Dayton Aerospace, Inc.; Consultant to Government and Industry; Program Director for the T-46A, Advanced Cruise Missile; Deputy Director on the Advanced Tactical Fighter (ATF) and C-17 Programs. Specialized expertise in Business Development and Capture Planning; Proposal Development and Review; Strategic Planning and Facilitation; Systems Management and as a Senior Executive Advisor.

Rob Bongiovi

Over 40 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Former President, Defense Division, Robbins-Gioia, LLC; Deputy Director, Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA); Director of Requirements, HQ AFMC; Vice Commander, Aeronautical Systems Center (ASC), Wright-Patterson AFB; Specific expertise in Strategic Planning, Organization and Manpower Process Improvement, Acquisition Planning and Execution, Life Cycle Product Support and Acquisition Program Studies and Analyses.

Joe Boyle

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Deputy Program Director and Chief Engineer Launch and Range Systems, Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV); Chief Engineer, F/A-22 and B-2; Program Manager, Spacelift Range Systems architecture and development of radar, telemetry and command destruct to include all communications loops; Basic research at the Air Force laboratories on rocket propulsion, space systems, and weapons.

Michael Braman

Over 25 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Director, Strategic Systems Integration, PEO for Strategic Systems; Commander, 555 International Group; Chief, F-22 Multi-Year Division; Deputy Director, KC-767 Systems Program Office. Specialized expertise in acquisition strategy development, program management, foreign military sales (FMS) and human resource management.

Bill Buzzell

Over 40 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; USAF Director, Joint Strike Fighter (F-35); Director, F-16 International Programs, Taiwan Security Assistance Programs; Chief of F-22 Propulsion IPT, PEM, Propulsion Engineer; Research Engineer. Specific expertise in Program Management, Integrated Product and Process Development, Foreign Military Sales (FMS), Security Assistance, Program Budgeting and Planning, Propulsion Engineering and Risk Management.

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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.

Gary Connor

Over 25 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Principal Consultant, Connor Group, LLC; Deputy Program Manager, Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS); Program Director, Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) Program; Deputy Chief of Staff, Communications, Multi-National Forces, Baghdad, Iraq; Commander, Command & Control (C2) Intelligence Surveillance & Reconnaissance (ISR) Wing and Battle Management Systems Wing; Director, Reconnaissance System Program Office. Specific expertise in Large-scale Program Management, Enterprise Management, Strategic Planning, Logistics Transformation and Systems Integration.

Chris Coombs

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Senior program manager with extensive experience in numerous aircraft (fighter/bomber, tanker, trainer, ISR, special ops and UAVs), and special weapons. Served as System Program Director for four major weapon systems including KC-46 Aerial Refueling Tanker, MQ-1 Predator/MQ-9 Reaper, and Global Hawk, as well as Commander, Aeronautical Systems Group. Specific expertise in Program Management, Acquisition Strategy Development, Computer/Cyber Security, and Foreign Military Sales (FMS).

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Fran Duntz

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Executive Director and Deputy Program Executive Officer, Electronic Systems Center (ESC); Executive positions in Strategic Planning, Requirements, and Capabilities Integration for Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC); Program Office experience for Aircraft, Missiles, and Electronics Systems in both Acquisition and Sustainment - from Technical Specialist to Program Director.

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David Edgington

Over 35 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Chief of Staff, Joint Forces Command, Norfolk, VA; Director, Air Component Coordination for GEN Petraeus in Baghdad, Iraq; Director, Global Power Programs for Air Force Acquisition Secretariat, Pentagon; Fighter Wing Commander; Master Navigator/Weapon Systems Officer with 3,000 hours in F-15E, F-111 and T-43 aircraft. Unique expertise blending requirements, acquisition and operational insight from multiple joint, international and Air Force leadership positions

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Judy Fedder

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Former Senior Director, Global Sales and Marketing for The Boeing Company and Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Installations, and Mission Support, HQ USAF/A4. Specialized expertise in all aspects of logistics planning and business development for air vehicle sustainment across a wide range of systems.

Gordon Fornell

Over 40 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Commander, Electronic Systems Center (ESC); Commander, Armament Division; Director, KC-10 Program; Served as Senior Military Assistant to two Secretaries of Defense, Casper W. Weinberger and Frank C. Carlucci; Responsible for aircraft, engine, C3I, electronic combat, and ICBM programs at the Air Force headquarters level.

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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.

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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.

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Jay Jabour

Over 40 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Former Corporate Lead Executive, Northrop Grumman Corporation; Vice Commander, Aeronautical Systems Center (now AFLCMC); Program Executive Officer (PEO) Fighter and Bomber Programs; System Program Director, F-22 and B-2. Specialized expertise in DoD acquisition, test and evaluation and customer relations.

Wayne Johnson

Over 30 years experience; Vice President, Dayton Aerospace, Inc.; Consultant to Government and Industry; Director of Global Hawk Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Program; System Program Director for Joint Signals Intelligence Avionics Program; Program Manager, F-16 Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program for Turkey; Program Manager, B-1 Conventional Weapons Upgrade Program. Strategic planner with experience in US STRATCOM. Specific expertise in Proposal Management, Strategic Planning, Integrated Master Planning and Scheduling (IMP/IMS) and Risk Management.

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Bob Kayuha

Over 40 years experience; Consultant to government and Industry; Led senior acquisition planning group for ASC, Chief of Projects for several large programs (F-22, LANTIRN, Low Level Laser Guided Bomb); Director of D/OT&E for Air Force Laser Guided Bombs. Specific expertise in Program Management, Proposal Managment, Engineering, Manpower Estimating and Test and Evaluation.

Pete Kimple

Over 35 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Director of Multi-National Programs, F-16 Program Office; Deputy Program Manager, Air to Surface Systems Program Office; Deputy Program Manager, Engine Program Manager, B-2 SPO; Program Management Inspector-Inspector General; Lead Program Manager, F-111 Electronic Warfare Systems. Specific expertise in Program Management, Integrated Planning and Scheduling (IMP/IMS) and Proposal Management.

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Rich Leclaire

Over 35 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Program Director, Joint Airborne Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Program; Deputy Program Director, B-2 Bomber and Advanced Cruise Missile (AGM-129) Programs; Served in the Pentagon as the F-15 Program Element Monitor (PEM); Co-authored the Integrated Project Management Handbook for OSD; Co-authored the Integrated Master Plan/Integrated Master Schedule (IMP/IMS) Handbook for AFMC. Specific expertise in Program Management, Affordability, and Sensor and Reconnaissance Systems and Manpower Modeling.

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.

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Randy Mahr

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Deputy Program Executive Officer (PEO) and Deputy Program Director, F-35 (JSF) and Commander, Naval Air Warfare Center (NAWCAD). Specific expertise in Program/Project Management, Financial Management, Strategic Planning, and Problem Solving.

Bob Matthews

Over 35 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; former President, Dayton Aerospace, Inc.; Program Director for the B-1B Bomber; Deputy Program Director for USAF Training Systems; Program Manager for various programs including F-16 Foreign Military Sales (FMS) to Israel and Aircraft Range Systems; Served in the Pentagon as the F-15 Program Element Monitor; Specialized expertise in IMP/IMS, Risk Mitigation Planning, Proposal Development and Review and Strategic Planning.

Robert McMahon

Over 35 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; former Director of Field Operations & Warner Robins Site Lead, The Boeing Company; Commander, Warner Robins ALC, and Director of Logistics, Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Installations, and Mission Support. Expert in logistics and sustainment.

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).

Ken Moran

Over 25 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Director, Program Management and Integration, Space and Missile Systems Center; PEO, Enterprise Logistics IT Systems; Inspector General and Deputy Director, AFSO21 Office, HQAFMC; Specialized expertise in strategic planning, financial and contract management, systems engineering and program management.

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Bob Raggio

Over 40 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Former Executive Vice President, Dayton Aerospace, Inc.;Commander of Aeronautical Systems Center (ASC), Wright-Patterson AFB; Program Executive Officer, F-22, F-16, F-15, F-117, B-1 and B-2 Programs; F-22 System Program Director; Test pilot with more than 3,200 hours in 24 different types of aircraft. Specific expertise in Strategic Planning and Facilitation; Test and Evaluation; Proposal Development and Review; and Developmental Planning.

Eliot Ramey

Over 25 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Deputy Chief, C4ISR Branch, Capabilities Based Assessment Division, HQ Air Force; High-Altitude Reconnaissance Squadron Commander; Chief, Strike Section, Allied Air Component Command, South, NATO; Armament Engineer, F-15E, Air Force Flight Test Center; Program/Project Manager, F-35 Tactical Information Training Network; Specific expertise in Program Management, System Engineering, Training System Development, Organizational Change Management, Proposal Development and Review.

Jim Ratti

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; President, Dayton Aerospace; A-10 System Program Director; Training Systems Sustainment Director; F-22 Engine Development/Production Director; Flight Test Squadron Commander; Executive Airlift Pilot/Commander; Lead Avionics Engineer for Korean F-16 program; Research pilot; Operational KC-135 Tanker Pilot; Avionics Technician. Specific expertise in Program Management, Product Support/Sustainment, Systems Management, Foreign Military Sales (FMS), Program Budgeting and Planning, Training Systems Management, Airworthiness Certification and Test & Development.

Richard (Dick) Reynolds

Over 35 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Vice Commander, Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC); Commander, Aeronautical Systems Center (ASC); Commander, Air Force Flight Test Center; Program Executive Officer (PEO), Airlift and Tankers; Director, B-2 Stealth Bomber. Specific expertise in Program Management, Contract and Financial Management, Test and Evaluation, Corporate Governance, Government Security, Installation Management, Senior Personnel Development, Large Organization Leadership and Change Management.

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.

Brian Rutledge

Over 35 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Deputy PEO, Fighters and Bombers, and Deputy Director, Big Safari Program Office. Specific expertise in Leadership and Business Strategy Development, Program Management, Source Selection, Sole Source Negotiations, and Financial Management.

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Jon Schreiber

Over 40 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Director, International Programs, Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) (F-35) Program Office; Deputy Program Manager, F/A-18 Program Office, Naval Air Systems Command (NASC); Engineer, NASC; Congressional Fellowship, U.S. Senate; Specialized expertise in International and Foreign Military Sales programs.

David Scott

Over 25 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Director, Operations, Strategic Deterrence and Nuclear Integraion, HQ USAFE; Director, Operational Capability Requirements, HQ USAF; Deputy Commander, Operations Center, Component Command - Air Izmir; Commander, 354 Fighter Wing. Specific expertise in Operations, Personnel and Financial Management, as well as Crisis Management.

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.

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.

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Gene Uptegraph

Over 30 years experience; Consultant to Government and Industry; Program Management and Business Development Manager, Loral Defense Systems (Akron) and Lockheed Martin Simulation Training & Support (Orlando); Vice Commander, Officer Training School; Director of Operations, 12 Flying Training Wing (FTW), Randolph AFB; Command Director of Safety, HQ Air Training Command; Squadron Commander (T-38), 50 Flying Training Squadron (FTS). Specialized expertise in Capture/Business Development, Program Management and Strategic Planning.

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.

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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.