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With decades of experience in both the government and private sectors, our leadership team is focused on driving operational excellence through teamwork, while prioritizing the client and providing superior customer service.
Tony has over 20 years of experience in financial and operational leadership roles in the technology industry. Tony joined Tresys in 2013 and was responsible for all financial functions and operational support of the company.
Before joining Tresys, Tony was a senior director of finance and operations for EMC’s global consulting services division, where he managed its growth from $50 million to $600 million through organic growth and acquisition. During his time at EMC, Tony oversaw the acquisition, financial, and operational integration of six companies into EMC.
Tony joined EMC through the acquisition of Internosis, a national private equity-backed professional services and consulting firm, where he served as CFO and Executive VP of operations from 2000 until it was acquired by EMC in 2006. He started his career in public accounting working for Arthur Andersen in Baltimore, MD. Tony holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Towson University and is a CPA.
Ed has more than 25 years of experience providing accounting, auditing, and financial consulting services with a primary focus on government contracting. After starting his career with Arthur Andersen LLP, he served as a Controller and then as a Chief Financial Officer for a publicly held corporation. Ed most recently held a position as Director with Chess Consulting. Ed’s expertise and real world experience includes financial reporting and analysis, auditing, business risk assessment and mitigation, business process assessment and re-engineering, forensic accounting, government contract accounting, and regulatory compliance, as well as internal audit. In addition, he has provided consultation on mergers and acquisitions, including due diligence and technical and complex accounting support on carve-outs and purchase accounting.
Ed has experience serving companies that range in size from Fortune 500 to middle market across various industries including aerospace and defense, professional services, information technology, biotechnology, engineering and construction, manufacturing, consumer products, pharmaceutical, medical and scientific devices, and non-profit organizations.
Ed holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Baltimore and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Russ Langford is an energetic, accomplished sales leader with more than 30 years of experience selling outcome-based solutions to Fortune 500 and Federal Government clients. He is responsible for developing and executing Acuity’s growth strategy to engage our customers who have an imperative in the areas of occupational healthcare, construction cost estimating/base operations, or complex cyber, static, or mobile security solutions. This plan requires the integrated team (business intelligence, sales, business development, capture, and delivery) to identify, qualify and drive customer-impacting solutions through direct engagement and complementary alliances with innovative industry leaders.
Mr. Langford joined Acuity after 16 impactful years at Dell Technologies. At Dell and EMC, prior to Dell’s acquisition, he led a variety of sales, and business development teams focused on selling project or program-based professional services to Federal Government and System Integrators. He joined EMC in 2005 through the acquisition of Internosis – an award-winning consultancy and Microsoft expert integrator that he helped launch in 1999. Mr. Langford has been consistently recognized as a top performer, thought leader, and strategist.
Mr. Langford is a graduate of James Madison University. He is an avid outdoorsman who spends much of his precious free time visiting his two sons and attempting to keep up with his spouse. He is passionate about charities that support our warfighters, veterans, and their families, such as the Pat Tillman Foundation and DHA Holiday Helping Hands.
William King is Acuity’s General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer. Before joining the company, he served as General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer of Applied Insight LLC, a provider of IT solutions to the U.S. federal government. Previous positions include working as Senior Counsel and Trust & Compliance Officer in IBM’s legal department, and General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer at National Interest Security Company. Earlier in his career, Mr. King was at Athena Innovative Solutions, first as a consultant to the Office of the Secretary of Defense and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, and ultimately as Deputy General Counsel. Mr. King served as an officer in the United States Air Force Reserves and holds a B.A. degree in English literature from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and a J.D. from Seattle University School of Law.
Serving as Chief Compliance and Security Officer at Acuity, James Mehta is responsible for identifying, developing, implementing, and managing Acuity’s global security strategies and programs. Mr. Mehta brings more than 27 years of experience as a commissioned officer and special agent, resolving counterintelligence, criminal, fraud, physical security, terrorism, cybersecurity and insider threats. Most recently, he served as the Director of Strategic Programs and Requirements for the Air Force Office of Special Investigations (AFOSI), where he provided policy, training and assessments for criminal, fraud, counterintelligence programs and specialized investigative services for the command. Mr. Mehta held other various roles within the AFOSI, including commander of AFOSI forces in the Indo-Pacific theater. Prior to that, he was assigned to the Joint Staff as the Chief, Anti-Terrorism and Force Protection, where he developed anti-terrorism and security policies for the U.S. Department of Defense to protect military operations and personnel worldwide. Mr. Mehta holds an M.S. in National Security Strategy from the National War College; an M.A. in National Security Affairs and Middle East Regional Affairs from the Naval Postgraduate School; and a B.S. in Engineering Mechanics from the U.S. Air Force Academy. He retired from the U.S. Air Force at the rank of Colonel.
John Fleming is Acuity International’s Senior Vice President of Strategic Affairs. In this role, he is responsible for leading special projects that arise from specific customer requirements and shepherding them through the company to success. Mr. Fleming also plays a critical role in deepening our relationships in the Arabic business and leadership community in the region. Immediately prior to joining Acuity, Mr. Fleming served as Vice President, Intelligence Community Programs for Owl Cyber Defense. Prior to that, he completed a 30-year career with the CIA, with his most recent position being Assistant Director of the CIA for Korea. Mr. Fleming spent a large part of his CIA career in the Middle East, where he served in senior leadership roles in the war zone and throughout the region.
Mr. Fleming holds a B.S degree in International Relations and English from Lehigh University and a M.S. degree in National Security Strategy from the National War College. He also completed Arabic language and Cultural Training at the Foreign Service Institute and is fluent in Arabic language.
As Vice President of Human Resources, Laura is responsible for the creation and implementation of Acuity’s policies and procedures. She ensures compliance with employment and benefits laws, regulations and requirements while serving as an advisor and leader to the HR management and business partner team.
Laura brings over 19 years of experience in human resource and recruiting roles, in which she integrated HR strategies with organization missions, helping them to function efficiently and effectively. Laura joined Acuity via the acquisition of Janus Global Operations, where she served as the Vice President of Human Resources.
Laura holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Ecology from the University of Tennessee. She is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) as well as a Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Certified Professional.
Mike Reynolds is Acuity’s Munitions Response & Worldwide Protective Services Lead. In this role, he oversees the Acuity GMS portfolio of services which includes Risk Mitigation Services (RMS)/Security and Munitions and Environmental Remediation. With more than 35 years’ relevant experience, Mr. Reynolds joined Acuity in 2020 as a program manager for risk management, supporting U.S. Department of State task orders in Erbil, Iraq and Mogadishu, Somalia, and was soon promoted to Senior Vice President of RMS. Prior to joining Acuity, Mr. Reynolds’ roles included Vice President, Department of Defense Operations, and Program Manager for U.S. Department of State Security Forces at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. He also served as the Deputy Program Manager for U.S. Security Forces at the U.S. Embassy in Iraq. A United States Marine Corps veteran, Mr. Reynolds’ career includes 25 years in law enforcement with the City of Raleigh Police Department in North Carolina, where he retired with the rank of Captain as the Downtown District Commander. Mr. Reynolds holds a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice from Columbia Southern University and completed the Administrative Officer Management Program at North Carolina State University.
Mr. Daniel (Dan) Jones is a health care executive and subject matter expert in health services planning and implementation, with extensive experience in the areas of international, disaster, and occupational medicine. He has extensive expertise in overseeing multifaceted and complex medical programs, consisting of large and dispersed workforces working in rapidly changing work environments.
As Occupational Health Practice Leader, Dan provides P&L management and oversight of more than 60 comprehensive workforce health contracts consisting of a wide variety of customized programs consisting of medical exam services, drug & alcohol programs, return to work case management, and client onsite clinics. Dan is responsible for the successful execution of all Acuity’s nationwide workforce health / occupational programs, inclusive of large, medium, and small commercial and government clients.
Prior to becoming an executive with CHS/Acuity, Dan served in the US Army for nearly three decades and retired as a Colonel. During his military career, Dan held a long list of command and staff positions within the DoD including Medical Troop Commander, 2nd Armored Cavalry, Operation Desert Storm; Commander (CEO) of 3rd Medical Recruiting Battalion;), Director of Operations and Deputy Command Surgeon US Central Command responsible for joint combat medical plans & operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Horn of Africa. and culminated in his duties as Director of Worldwide Healthcare Operations for US Army Medical Command (MEDCOM).
Dan holds a BA in Biology from Mansfield University and an MBA from St Martin’s University and is a Graduate of the DOD Joint Medical Planners and Joint Medical Strategic Leader course. He is a member of several organizations, including the American College of Healthcare Executives and the Military Officers Association of America.
As Practice Leader of Case Management & Humanitarian Services for Acuity International, Keith Rigdon oversees the humanitarian and emergency service programs; medical services and medical staffing programs as well as case management /behavioral health services for individuals and families who may need assistance following a natural disaster, a pandemic outbreak or in a general time of need at the federal, state, and local levels.
As part of the leadership team, Keith Rigdon brings more than 25 years of management experience. Keith has skills in both strategic and operational planning combined with a results-oriented management style and a strong emphasis on human resources and customer service-focused leadership. He has extensive experience as an Operational Leader of large programs. This experience extends across multiple US Government agencies including as a contract leader on projects with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Department of State (DOS). Keith also served in the US Army as a Medical Services Corps Officer both in the United States and overseas, where he was a leader of large medical organizations. His commercial experience includes his time with Acuity as well as Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), where he ran a $30 million dollar portfolio of their healthcare business.
Keith has a Master’s Degree in Human Resource Management from Central Michigan University and Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Western Kentucky University. He is also a graduate of the School of Advanced Military Studies (SAMS) and the US Army Command and General Staff College.
Thom joined the Acuity International team in 2021 and currently serves as the Logistics & Base Operations Practice Leader. Since 2004, Thom has held several positions supporting US military contractor operations across the Middle East including Program Manager, Deputy Program Manager, Director of Public Works, Project Lead for Construction Operations, Director of Security, Business Operations/Business Development Manager, Deputy Director of Security – the Middle East/Central Asia, Country Security Manager – Iraq, Security Operations Manager – the Middle East/Central Asia, Security Manager and Site Manager. Thom also served as the Director of Operations for the Americas, Senior Program Manager – International Projects, and Corporate Import/Export Compliance Officer supporting international operations for an Oil and Gas (O&G) corporation based out of Houston, Texas.
Thom served as a Senior Non-commissioned Officer in the US Army with assignments supporting peacetime and combat military operations around the world including the United States, Central and South America, Africa, and the Middle East. Thom holds a B.A. in International Relations from American Military University, is a graduate of the Program Management Professional course from Boston University, and is a graduate of the Six Sigma – Green Belt Quality Management Course from Villanova University.
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