Mr. William L. Braddy
Deputy to the Commander for Production Operations
Mr. William "Bill" L. Braddy joins us from the Systems Engineering Group (SEG) of QinetiQ North America (formerly Westar Aerospace and Defense Group). He served as the Senior Vice President for Business Performance located in Huntsville, AL. His responsibilities included business integration, quality management, strategic planning, program finance, and facilities management. His company earned both ISO 9001-2008 and the Capabilities Maturity Model Integrated (CMMI) Level 3 certifications while Bill was with them.
He has other business experience as well as military experience. Prior to Westar, he was the Director of Operations for the Recall Corporation headquartered in Atlanta, GA. His responsibilities included 51 facilities and 500 folks across the United States and Canada.
Previously, he served as Vice President for Engineering and Product Development with Schneider National in Green Bay, WI. His team specialized in transportation network optimization and data warehouse development. Schneider uses the ten+ terabyte data warehouse for operations, data mining, and business performance management.
Bill completed a 26 year Army career in 1998. His experience includes armor and aviation command from company through brigade. He served as the Division Chief of Staff and Aviation Brigade Commander in the 101st Airborne Division, and on the Joint Staff in the Pentagon. He also served as the Deputy Director, J-7, Joint Forces Readiness Command, in Suffolk, VA. Bill is a graduate of the Industrial College of the Armed Forces in Washington D.C.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Texas A&M and a Master of Science in Operations Research from Kansas State University.