Brian “Beej” is a graduate of the Air Force Academy where he played football in the mid-1980s for the 4th rated Falcons (back when he considered the Army/Navy games as just practice). Brian was the Program Manager on both the MQ-1 and Global Hawk programs before retiring from the AF and going to work for WBB four years ago.
Brian currently manages WBB’s acquisition projects supporting the AF MQ-1, MQ-9 and C-17 aircraft programs. He also leads WBB’s MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper SME support using custom built tools to track and actively manage over 6,000 Government Furnished Property (GFP) valued well over $100M. He also manages efforts to support C-17 program office with the custom built FAIRSHARE tool in order to allocate their $2B/yr maintenance bill to over a dozen MAJCOMs and/or FMS partners.
Brian is a proud husband to Trinette James and father of two terrific teenage daughters. In his non-WBB life, Brian owns and runs a popular photography business (http://www.brianjamesphotography.com). He is one of only a handful in Ohio who are fully certified by the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) association. Over the years he has won several regional fine art and national customer service awards. To view his work in person, check out WBB’s Decision Center the next time you visit the Dayton office.