George Williams

Senior Technical Advisor

George Williams is currently a senior consultant to the COLSA Corporation for Ballistic Missile Defense programs and business planning. Additionally consults for other contractors on various defense issues. Also, serves on numerous Graybeard panels supporting DoD and industry.Mr. Williams served as President of COLSA Corporation from January 1997 to June 2001. He provided senior management leadership to all COLSA operations including COLSA’s support of the DoD and State system. COLSA Corporation employs over 900 personnel with annual revenue of over $120M. Provides quick response support to the GMD, THAAD and KEI Programs and Tactical Missile programs as required. Mr. Williams serves as the lead of the “THAAD Bunch” and the MDA/KI IAT. Provides experience on acquisition issues and enables problem resolution. Provides support on various Senior Review Teams formed to analyze and determine solutions to tough technical and acquisition problems. Mr. Williams served as a member of the MDA Director’s Senior Management Council and on the Defense Science Board for Test and Evaluation. Mr. Williams is the recipient of the Daedalion Award for Outstanding Achievements in Weapon System Management for the JAVELIN Weapon System, 1995. Presidential Rank Award for Meritorious Executive, 1993. DoD Value Engineering PEO of the Year Award, 1992. John B. Medaris Award for Lifetime Contributions to the National Defense Industrial Association, 2002. Inducted into Space and Missile Defense Distinguished Civilian Wall of Honor, August 2011.