Jeffrey R. Voigt - Founder/CEO
Jeffrey Voigt is an experienced Program Manager, Leader, and Acquisition Professional having managed numerous federal government and military acquisition programs over the last two decades. After graduating from the United States Military Academy, Jeff worked for more than twenty years as an Army Infantry and Acquisition Officer, when he led operations for both soldiers and civilians. He developed extensive experience and knowledge of the federal acquisition process through his management of major U.S. Army programs that developed and deployed weapon systems such as the Abrams Tank and Bradley Fighting Vehicle. Before retiring from the Army, Jeff directed the Pentagon’s effort to acquire, deliver, and install armor kits for the vehicle fleets deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan. Due to the complexity, criticality, and high visibility of this effort, Jeff regularly briefed Congressional, DoD, and Army leadership regarding the procurement strategy and its implementation. Jeff combines his acquisition background with effective leadership to develop innovative solutions to multi-faceted challenges for federal clients.
Jeff has applied his skill in project management and federal acquisition to provide strategic and management support for cutting-edge government projects. These projects include the FAA’s $25B NextGen program to modernize national airspace and the Defense Finance and Accounting Service’s complex transition of 600 personnel and associated IT systems back under direct government control. Additionally, Jeff has supported projects at the National Science Foundation, DHS Customs and Border Protection, and the Department of Commerce. Jeff founded VPD Government Solutions in 2011. In addition to his extensive project management experience, he has served as an adjunct professor teaching Project Management and other business courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels.
Jeff holds a Bachelor of Science (BS) in History from the US Military Academy and a Master of Science (MS) in Systems Engineering from the University of Central Florida. Jeff is a certified DAWIA Level III PM acquisition professional with extensive experience at the Project, Program, and Department levels. He is a certified PMP® since 2005.