Kerry Brunson is the Vice President of Operations for Ace Aeronautics. Kerry was previously the Vice President of Logistics Support Facility (LSF) Programs and General Manager of the LSF for Science and Engineering Services. In this capacity, Kerry spent 6 years managing a portfolio in support of the US Army Program Executive Office – Aviation where he was responsible for cost, schedule and performance of over 70 programs on a contract valued at $1.5B.
Kerry retired from the US Army in 2009. During his Army career, Kerry served in numerous Aviation assignments including over five years as an Experimental Test Pilot where he specialized in the testing of software-intensive avionics, communications and electronics systems. Kerry culminated his Army career as a Department of Army board-select Product Manager for Apache Modernization and Recapitalization – responsible for all post production modifications to the Army AH-64D fleet and managed the cost, schedule, and the performance for over 15 products and modifications to the AH-64D helicopter.
Kerry has a BS in Aerospace Engineering from the United States Military Academy, an MS in Aerospace Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Test Pilot School, Class 119. Kerry is a Master Army Aviator and is qualified in numerous rotary and fixed wing platforms.