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Gary Poleskey
Colonel, USAF (Ret)

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Gary Poleskey

Summary Qualifications

Approximately forty years of experience in contracting and acquisition management as well as consulting with both Government and Industry. Specialty expertise includes: acquiring major weapon systems, research and development and operational base level contracting, source selection involving all dollar values and techniques, past performance assessment and its use in source selection, multiyear contracting, formulating and writing acquisition policy.

Key Specialties

  • Contracting Strategy Development and Execution

  • Acquisition Policy and Process

  • Performance Based Logistics (PBL)

  • Past Performance Volume Strategy

  • Expert Witness Support

Key Positions

  • National President (2009-2010), National Contract Management Association (NCMA)

  • General Conference Chairperson, NCMA World Congress (2008 & 2010)

  • Member, National Board of Directors, NCMA (2005-2011)

  • Deputy Director of Contracting, Aeronautical Systems Center (ASC)

  • Director of Contracting Policy and Processes, Headquarters Air Force Materiel Command (HQ AFMC)

  • Director of Contracting, Training Systems Program Office

  • Special Assistant to the Air Force Deputy Assistant Secretary (Contracting), SAF/ACQ, Pentagon


  • BS, Marketing, University of Illinois

  • MBA, Northwestern University

  • Air Command and Staff College

  • Industrial College of the Armed Forces (ICAF)