Walter Batson, Jr.
Chairman of the Board
Mr. Batson co-founded Camber Corporation in April of 1990 and served as President until September of 1999. Under his leadership, Camber has grown into a diversified company, supporting customers around the world, specializing in information technology, decision support systems, engineering and simulation. Mr. Batson developed the business plan and managed the execution that resulted in this diversified growth. It was accomplished without any outside capital infusion. Under his stewardship, Inc. Magazine selected Camber as one of the country's fastest growing companies in 1995 and 1996. Mr. Batson was also responsible for Camber's acquisitions and new business ventures, some of which were spun off into separate companies.
Mr. Batson was born in Birmingham, Alabama. He earned Bachelor of Science degrees in Statistics and Accounting and a Master's Degree in Operations Research from the University of Alabama. He and his wife, Margaret, live in Huntsville, AL. They have five grown children, three grandsons, and five granddaughters.
Philip O. Nolan
Chief Executive Officer
Philip O. Nolan is the former CEO of Stanley, Inc. Nolan joined Stanley in 1989 as a program manager and the director of systems integration. During his tenure, he served as corporate secretary, treasurer, general manager, and vice president for operations before being promoted to president in 1996 and CEO in 2002. Nolan assumed the role of chairman of the Board of Directors in 2006 and led the company from a 20-person operation to a company of 5,000 employees and almost $1 billion in revenue. He had experience integrating numerous acquisitions before Stanley was acquired by CGI Group (NYSE: GIB) in August 2010. Mr. Nolan was responsible for establishing the Stanley's Employee Stock Ownership Plan, which provided for broad-based employee ownership, and he led the company through a successful Initial Public Offering on the New York Stock Exchange in 2006. For 2007 through 2009, Stanley appeared on Fortune magazine's list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," and was ranked No.7 on Forbes' list of the 200 Best Small Companies in America in 2008. In 2007, Phil received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the Government Services category in Greater Washington.
John R. Wynn
Attorney / Lanier Ford Shaver & Payne, P.C.
Mr. Wynn's practice is concentrated in corporate and business matters. He is a member of the Business Section and the Tax Section of the American Bar Association and serves on the board of trustees of the American Federal Tax Institute. He is a member of the board of directors of the Huntsville Coca-Cola Bottling Company and Dynetics, Inc. He also serves as Secretary of Intergraph Corporation. From 1985 to 1999, Mr. Wynn served as director of Nichols Research Corporation until its merger with Computer Sciences Corporation. He is a trustee of the Jane K. Lowe Charitable Foundation. Mr. Wynn received his B.S. degree from the University of Alabama, his Doctorate of Jurisprudence from Vanderbilt University, and his L.L.M. from New York University.
Managing Director, New Mountain Capital, LLC.
Mr. Notini is the former chairman and chief executive officer of Apptis, a leading provider of IT services and solutions to government and industry. Prior to joining Apptis in 2007, he served as president, chief operating officer, and board member of Sonus Networks, Inc. Mr. Notini has held executive leadership positions with Wang Global Corporation, a world-wide IT network services and solutions company, and Manufacturer's Services Limited, a global electronics supply chain outsourcing services company. Prior to joining Wang in 1994, he was a partner at the Boston-based law firm Hale and Dorr LLP. Mr. Notini holds a B.A. from Boston College, an M.A. from Boston University, and a J.D. from Boston College Law School.
Michael B. Ajouz
Michael B. Ajouz joined New Mountain in 2000. He was previously associated with Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. ("KKR") from 1998 to 2000, where he conducted extensive analytical evaluations in over 20 industries. From 1996 to 1998, he was in the Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Finance Departments of Goldman, where he evaluated and executed a number of strategic transactions. From 1995 to 1996, he was an executive at the economic consulting firm, Cornerstone Research. He received his B.S., summa cum laude, in Economics with a concentration in finance from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania in 1995. Mr. Ajouz serves or has served in the past as a Board Director of Avantor, Apptis, Camber, Deltek, Connextions, Inmar, Intermarine, Oakleaf, National Medical, Surgis and Western Dental.
Steven T. Schorer
Steven Schorer served as president of DynCorp International from 2010 to 2013, having joined the company in April 2009 as president of the Global Platform Support Solutions (GPSS) sector. At DynCorp, he led the complete turnaround of GPSS and the incredible growth of the company from $2.2B to over $4.1B at its peak. From 2003 to 2008, he was president of the C4I segment at DRS Technologies where he grew this sector from $250M to over $1.4B making it DRS's most profitable business. Steve was instrumental in the acquisition of over 28 companies in building DRS until its eventual sale to Finmeccanica in 2008.
Earlier, he served as president and general manager of the Ocean Systems Division of L-3 Communications in building a truly global defense business. As part of L-3's growth strategy, he participated in acquisition of several companies during the early formulation of the corporation. His prior work history also included working for Allied Signal Aerospace, Lockheed Missiles and Space, Raytheon, and Hughes Aircraft.
Steve's career has included a heavy emphasis on technology. He is credited as a pioneer in unmanned underwater and aerial vehicles, and has an extensive history and understanding of C4, Radar, Sonar, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) applications.
Paul M. Cofoni
Former President and Chief Executive Officer CACI International
Mr. Paul M. Cofoni has more than 30 years of senior-level executive experience in business development, M&A, strategic planning, and operations in both federal and commercial markets. His professional experience includes large-scale integrator contracts in the broad federal market sector; the defense, intelligence, and communications markets; and major commercial IT outsourcing in manufacturing, telecommunications, aerospace/defense, insurance, and energy markets.
Mr. Cofoni served as President and CEO of CACI International, Inc., from 2007 to 2012. He played a key leadership role in developing CACI’s ability to compete for large-scale government contracts. Before joining CACI, Mr. Cofoni held executive positions at both Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) and General Dynamics Corporation.
Mr. Cofoni served as an officer in the U.S. Army from 1970 to 1974. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics from the University of Rhode Island in 1970 and attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan School program for senior executives in the Fall of 1988. In 2008, and again in 2010, Mr. Cofoni was named to Federal Computer Week’s Federal 100 list of government and industry leaders who have had a positive impact on the federal IT community. Mr. Cofoni was honored as the 2011 Executive of the Year at the Greater Washington Government Awards ceremony, and was selected by Government Computer News as the 2012 Executive of the Year.