It was announced on September 8th by Herndon, Va.-based Sotera Defense Solutions (Sotera) that John Pitsenberger will serve as the company’s new Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Pitsenberger will report directly to Deb Alderson, Sotera’s President and CEO.
“John has done an incredible job as Sotera’s Corporate Controller over the past two years, and his strong leadership and keen financial expertise make him an ideal Chief Financial Officer. He is highly respected in government contracting, and in this new role he will have a positive impact for Sotera’s future,” said Deb Alderson of Pitsenberger’s promotion.
Over the years Pitsenberger has held various accounting, finance, and planning positions at companies including Iron Bow Technologies, Apptis, Deltek and American Management Systems. Before joining Sotera in 2013 he served the Vice President and Corporate Controller for PAE. Pitsenberger is a certified public accountant and received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland in Accounting.
Pitsenberger said, “I am honored to transition into the role of CFO of this growing company. I look forward to working with Sotera’s talented senior management team as we build on the company’s prime position.”