Fulcrum CEO Jeff Handy announced that Laura Smith has been named Program Manager for upcoming GSA OASIS and Department of Defense opportunities. Smith is currently supporting USSOCOM, DoD and Intelligence Community programs providing analytical support, training and S&T related programs developing the latest in IED detection capabilities.
“Laura’s experience within JIDA, the Intelligence Community (IC), the Navy, Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC) and multiple Combatant Commands, combined with a proven track record of managing large complex programs, makes her the right leader to manage large and complex contracts,” Fulcrum Senior VP Stan Highsmith said. “Laura brings extensive experience in managing large programs, overseeing large complex budgets, leading and developing training, and serving as an Intelligence Officer with decades of analysis experience.”
Smith brings more than 25 years of experience to her new position with tours of duty in JIEFFO (JIDA), JSOC, the Navy and Marine Corp Training Center, Joint Intelligence Centers and Special Operations Task Forces.
“To be successful in support of any program, you must have a strong and experienced manager,” Handy said. “We have been extremely successful on numerous contracts and task orders over the past three years because we select the best possible PMs, to provide the required support – they are the key to our successful client engagement. Laura fits right into our team. Surrounded by experienced teammates, program support and corporate staff with hundreds of years’ experience supporting DoD programs for USSOCOM and the IC, we are confident that she will exceed all expectations in supporting our customers and in taking care of our teammates and employees.”