LS Technologies, LLC (LST) Welcomes David Almeida to Management Team
LS Technologies, LLC (LST), a proven provider of professional and technical services to federal clients, including program management support, engineering services, telecommunication solutions, critical infrastructure services, information technology, and technical consulting, is pleased to announce Mr. David Almeida as the new Director of ATM Analysis & Engineering within the Air Traffic Management Services Division.
Mr. Almeida brings more than 20 years providing technical and project leadership implementing next generation technology, in Command & Control (C2) and Operations Support Systems, leading many modernization projects in mission critical environments. David brings a proven history of commercial and government program execution experience, in addition to a robust capture management capability. His program management and technical expertise in network operations, systems engineering, and operational workflow analysis and service management include extensive accomplishments, both domestically and internationally. Most recently, David led NextGen pursuits, providing the vision that forged the FAA’s SWIM architecture as a network-centric model to enterprise-wide information sharing (SWIM), information integration, weather, and flight information systems.
A recognized industry expert, Mr. Almeida is active in supporting the Collaborative Decision Making (CDM), Flight Object, and Aircraft Access to SWIM working groups, and is currently a Member of ICAO’s Information Management Panel. David is an active industry consortium participant (i.e., TechAmerica, etc.), and frequent speaker on NextGen Aviation topics. David holds BS and MBA degrees from the University of Central Florida, a PMP designation, and completed Executive Leadership and Product Design/Development programs at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business and Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Business. At LST, Mr. Almeida will report to Rich Jehlen, VP ATM Services, and will be responsible for providing strategic direction and delivery for ATM Services as LST extends its successful vision of excellence and commitment to customer service.
LST CEO Keith Wallace stated, “We are extremely excited to welcome David to the LST Team, as he brings such a breadth and depth of information management and ATM experience. His contributions to our well-rounded management team will enhance our client engagement and further our expanding market opportunities.”