Advanced Systems Design's Top Management has over 35 years of experience in the Defense Industry. Both the President and Vice President served in the US Air Force. John DuBard, President, served in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War. After leaving the service, he founded ASD and qualified it for SDVOSB status.
John Adams, Vice President, joined ASD in 1994 following his retirement from the US Air Force as a Lieutenant Colonel. John’s military career included assignments in strategic intelligence, tactical command & control, counternarcotics, and planning on the Air Staff in the Pentagon. His service spanned both the Vietnam War and Desert Storm with various tours of duty in Thailand, Japan, Korea, Canada, Iceland, England, Germany, Italy, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia. In addition to performing duties on USAF aircraft, John also served on a US Navy aircraft carrier and on US Navy aircraft.
Kirk Coker, Federal Division Director of Operations, joined ASD in 2014 after over 23 years of service in the US Marine Corps, retiring in February 2012 as a Lieutenant Colonel. His assignments included Special Purpose Task Force command, Headquarters USMC staff, and various other staff positions in operational Marine Forces units in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Marine Divisions. He completed operational deployments to Somalia, Iraq and Afghanistan. In addition to his duties with conventional units, Kirk served as an operations and plans officer with Marine Forces Special Operations Command and US Special Operations Command Europe and Africa (SOCEUR/SOCAFRICA). Just prior to joining ASD, he was employed by CACI, Inc, as a special operations planner from April 2012 to September 2014 at US Special Operations Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.
ASD's leadership understands the challenges DoD is facing today and has developed our company's capabilities to serve the defense sector with our solutions. Our DoD contract vehicles are currently expanding to include Army, Navy, Air Force as well as USSOCOM.