Colonel (R) Mark W. Jones is the founder and driving force behind D&G’s success. He is an Acquisition Subject Matter Expert with 30+ years in the Department of Defense (DoD) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Programs. His highly diversified career includes key leadership positions within the Army, DoD, DISA, DHS, and Industry across Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, & Reconnaissance (C4ISR), Information Technology (IT), and CBRNE programs.
DAWIA Level III Certified – Program Management, Test & Evaluation, Communications-Computers; Defense Systems Program Management and Executive Program Management Courses.
M.S. – Industrial College Armed Forces
MBA – Florida Institute of Technology
B.S. – Mechanical Engineering, United States Military Academy
JJ Fisher is responsible for all D&G business in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). He is a U.S. Coast Guard Captain with 27 years of leadership experience with progressive expertise in strategic and contingency planning, program management, and requirements development supporting USCG and other maritime organizations. Extensive knowledge of federal, state, local law enforcement and first responder missions and operations. Broad range of experience with DHS, DoD, Federal CBRNE programs.
Maritime Law Enforcement School
Senior Officer Intelligence School
Defense Nuclear Weapons School
B.S. – Civil Engineering, United States Coast Guard Academy
Senior Intelligence Professional and U.S. Army Master Analyst with over 25 years of experience delivering solutions in the areas of Intelligence, Business Enterprise, Technology Integration/Transition, Training Development and Delivery, and Unconventional Intelligence. Extensive experience working with SOCOM, DARPA, JIEDDO, INSCOM and DHS S&T in the areas of C4ISR, IED, technology integration, communications and sensor packages. Active Duty assignments include 1st IO Command and 82nd Airborne, 525th MI BDE and 319th MI Battalion.
Master of Arts, Military Studies – American Military University
Bachelor of Science, Political Science – Thomas Edison University
Project Management Professional (PMO)
Lean Six Sigma / Green Belt
Air Force Research Laboratories (AFRL) Certified ATAK Instructor
Highly Experienced Senior Logistician and retired Senior Army Officer with 37 years of logistics, distribution, supply chain management, training and quality control expertise supporting DLA, U.S. Army, and Commercial Clients. Army Logistics Officer experience includes planning and executing strategies for distribution, supply chain management, logistics operations, maintenance management and training development. Specific expertise with DLA J3, DLA Office of Operations Research and Resource Analysis (DORRA), DLA Distribution, particularly DLA Distribution Expeditionary(DDE), and DLA Disposition.
MBA – National University
BS – Widener University
Noble Johnson brings more than 37 years of leadership, team-building, and program management experience to the D&G Team. He led the development, deployment and operational testing of a wide range of ground combat, ballistic missile defense, aviation, and command and control systems. As the former PM TRADE, he was responsible for the acquisition and fielding of all U.S. Army training and instrumentation systems worldwide. He is experienced in all aspects of business and program management and has held numerous executive leadership positions in DoD, DHS, and Industry.
DAWIA Level III Certified – Program Management and Test & Evaluation
Graduate, Defense Systems Management Course and Executive Program Management Course
MS – Engineering, Catholic University, Washington, DC
US Army War College, Acquisition Fellowship, University of Texas, Austin, TX
BS – Chemistry, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY