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ACT I Announces Debra Lehman as Vice President, Business Development and GSA OASIS Program Manager


pic-for-prARLINGTON, VA (February 27, 2018)— Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, LLC (ACT I), an industry-leading provider of Total Acquisition Management solutions, announces the addition of Ms. Debra Lehman as the company’s Vice President of Business Development and Program Manager for its General Services Administration (GSA) OASIS contract. She will support ACT I’s growth strategy through the identification, qualification, and pursuit of new business opportunities with the U.S. Navy and federal civilian agency customers.

“We are thrilled to have Ms. Lehman as part of our team. Her extensive experience will support our strategic growth goals as we look to expand into new market segments,” said Mr. Michael Niggel, ACT I CEO.

Ms. Lehman has 35 years of experience in government and industry contractor support in all aspects of program management, independent cost estimating and analysis, pricing, and business development. She held project manager positions for major acquisition programs responsible for independent program and business analysis for the U.S. Air Force, Navy and Army weapon systems including missiles and unmanned vehicles, information technology management systems, communications equipment, and advanced aircraft weapon systems. She has extensive experience in corporate business development, proposal management and development, and developing successful teaming relationships with small and large businesses in pursuit of professional services contract opportunities with the U.S. Navy – Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), U.S. Marine Corps, federal civilian agencies, Department of Homeland Security Headquarters, and the U.S. Coast Guard.

Ms. Lehman holds an undergraduate degree in Mathematics from the University of Massachusetts, Continuing Masters Program studies in Electrical Engineering and Business Administration from Northeastern University and Loyola Marymount University, and a Certificate in Manufacturing Engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles.

About ACT I

ACT I is an ISO 9001:2015 certified small business delivering mission-critical Total Acquisition Management and Foreign Military Sales solutions to customers across the globe. We are retained by the U.S. Department of Defense, Defense Health Agency, Department of Homeland Security and other Federal Agencies, and allied partners to support their most complex programs in the areas of Acquisition Strategy, Program Management, Engineering, Logistics, Healthcare Mission Support, Financial Management, Security and Cyber, Contract Negotiation Support, and Security Cooperation and Assistance Services. ACT I is a prime contractor on the following GSA and DoD IDIQ contracts: OASIS Small Business Pool 1, Professional Services Schedule, and Seaport-e. For more information, visit our website at and follow us on Twitter @ACT_I_LLC.