Three of our Systems Engineering Technology (SET) interns from Calhoun Community CollegeAnthony Sanders, Kevin Calderon and Collin Langseth, were awarded On the Spot awards from company president David Alan Smith for their excellent MBSE support provided to Boeing and the Missile Defense Agency while working on the GMD System Integration, Test, and Readiness (SITR) contract. Anthony, Kevin and Collin have been recognized by the customer for their professional attitudes, understanding and adaptability to assignments, and high quality of work. Congratulations!

A great time was had by all at the Calhoun Black & White Gala Friday evening at the Cook Museum of Natural Science in Decatur, AL! Victory Solutions was proud to be a Silver Sponsor for the event which raises funds for scholarships, professional development, curriculum improvement and promotion of programs offered at  Calhoun Community College. Also had the opportunity to meet Anthony Sanders, a Systems Engineering Technoloy (SET) student at Calhoun, who provided the audience with information on this new program educating systems modelers to meet the demand for MBSE-skilled employees in the aerospace and defense industries.

As a recipient of the Boeing 2022 Supply Chain Performance Achievement (SPCA) Award, Victory Solutions was invited to attend Boeing’s Supplier of the Year event. Kris McGuire, founder and CEO, David Alan Smith, President and David’s wife Lori attended the event held last week in Orlando, FL. The SPCA award is given in recognition of supplier superior performance as measured in Boeing’s Enterprise Supplier Performance Measurement system. The SCPA program is globally recognized by the aerospace industry and acknowledges top-performing suppliers who have demonstrated their ability to proactively manage supply chain quality, readiness, and health and deliver on Boeing’s commitment to advance global sustainability.

Congratulations to Carol Sivley who was recently honored at the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Agency Honor Awards Ceremony with the NASA Exceptional Public Service Medal presented by acting MSFC Center Director, Joseph Pelfrey and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Director Mackenzie Lister! This prestigious award recognizes non-Government individuals whose sustained performance has made significant improvement to NASA deliverables or operations, whose achievements serve as a benchmark for other contributors and whose services have made a lasting impact to the success of the Agency. Carol serves as the Deputy Configuration Manager for the Space Launch System (SLS) Program on the Victory Solutions MIPSS team. Thank you Carol for setting an amazing example of leadership, professionalism and dedication for our team each and every day!
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David Alan Smith and Chris Crumbly had a great time at the Calhoun Community College Co-op Appreciation Breakfast where several of our Systems Engineering Technology (SET) interns were recognized along with other Calhoun co-ops and interns. Recent SET graduate and Victory Solutions employee, Linda Myers, also provided her perspective on how her SET degree and internship experience led to a full-time position supporting the Space Launch System (SLS) program at NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. Learn more about the SET program offered at Calhoun Community College and Wallace State Community College - Hanceville starting this fall at:
Systems Engineering Technology (SET) - Calhoun Community College

The Space Launch System (SLS) Configuration and Data Management Team had a great time at a picnic yesterday celebrating their many accomplishments and contributions to the SLS Program. The hot dogs and hamburgers were grilled to perfection and a great time was had by all! Since the event coincided with the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Take Our Children to Work Day, several employees' children and grandchildren were able to share in the event and learn more about the many exciting things going on at MSFC.

Victory Solutions, a Service-Disabled Veteran and Woman Owned Small Business, is a proud member of Boeing’s Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) System Integration, Test and Readiness (SITR) team. Boeing was recently awarded the GMD SITR contract by the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) with an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract ceiling value of $5.02B.
Victory Solutions supports the Boeing SITR team in areas including systems engineering, program integration, and testing of the GMD weapon system. The SITR team also provides component development and sustainment to ensure the weapon system delivers the warfighting capability to meet current and future missile threats.  Victory Solutions is honored to be a part of Boeing’s SITR team and continue support to MDA’s GMD program through this exciting new opportunity.

Chris Crumbly, Victory Solutions' VP of Digital Enterprise Programs, attended the AIAA Aviation Forum in San Diego, CA last week. Chris serves as the chair of the AIAA Public Policy committee and provided a presentation on a new advocacy program called AIAA Presents: Issues in Aerospace.
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