Leadership

William M. McAloon, President

Bill as President of ShadowObjects LLC is responsible for day to day Business Operations. Bill has guided ShadowObjects LLC from its inception.  His last assignment was the Deep-Water Program at USCG, where he led a United States Coast Guard Configuration Management Business Process Re-Engineering Business Case initiative. As an active participant in the shaping of National Security Cutter Maintenance approach through Performance Based Logistics (PBL) via dynamic simulation, he demonstrated Public support was more cost effect than Private.  Bill has a FAA Airframe License and a BS in Mechanical Engineering. Military qualifications include U-2 Aircraft and Engine certifications.

 

Jeffrey R. Fairfax, Vice President

Jeff has in depth expertise in financial, contracts management and related applications with the Department of Defense (DOD).  His professional skills include a thorough working knowledge of the Navy Enterprise Resource Planning System, PPBS (Procurement, Planning, and Budgeting System) and DOD 5000 series. As a Program Manager he has been recognized by Senior Executives within DOD for his exemplary performance.  Jeff has a Master of Science in Management with a Concentration in Information Systems and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminology, with a concentration in Pre-Law.

 

Kenneth C. Wathen, Technologist

Chet Wathen has in-depth experience in the fields of information engineering, software development, and business process reengineering as applied to the military industrial sector has been a driving force behind SO’s recognition in the market place. Technological applications include Configuration Management (CM), Performance Based Logistics (PBL), and Analysis of Alternatives (AoA). He has extensive experience in the capturing of business requirements through the use of advanced modeling tools and the design and development of software solutions to meet those goals.  He has worked extensively with integrating commercial software products with existing systems to achieve business practice change. Chet has a BS in Mathematics & Computer Science and a minor in Industrial Engineering.