Mr. Jason P. Ryan is the Vice President of Defense Warrior Government Solutions and for Datum Software, Inc (GS). Working from satellite office located in historic downtown Montgomery, AL, he supports all of DWGS and Datum Software’s Department of Defense customers (Government Services) with IT acquisitions, engineering, logistics, information assurance, Program Management and training solutions. He is responsible for every aspect of management from Strategic Long-Term planning to daily operations of current contracts and task orders. Mr. Ryan provides leadership to all contracted personnel.
Mr. Ryan was born in Rome, NY and enlisted in the Air Force in 1991 at the age of 18. During his military service, he served as a In Flight Refueling Specialist on the KC-135A/Q/R/RT stationed at Barksdale AFB, LA and McConnel AFB, KS. With multiple deployments supporting Southern Watch, Northern Watch, Enduring Freedom, and Allied Force (Kosovo Conflict). In 2001 Mr. Ryan received his commission as an Acquisitions Officer with his first duty assignment at Hanscom AFB, MA. He functioned as a Project Manager for the Joint STARS and E-10 Programs. His next duty assignment was at Eglin AFB, FL 2005 working on highly classified weapons systems. From Eglin he was hand selected as the Vertical Lift Flight Commander for the 18th Flight Test Squadron, AFSOC, Hurlburt, Field. Most notably arming and adding additional fire power to the CV-22. Mr. Ryan spent his last duty assignment at Maxwell-Gunter AFB, AL. as the Deputy Branch Chief of Supply for I MDS, as well as completing a Long Tour in Iraq. Highly decorated throughout his active duty service earning the Air Medal, Air Achievement Medal, Joint Commendation Medal, Meritorious service medal, and additional service related medals for his multiple deployments, combat tours and career accomplishments. Upon retirement from active duty Air Force, Mr. Ryan joined Datum Software as the NETCENTS 2 Application Services Small Business IDIQ – Program Manager. Within 20 months he was promoted to Operations Manager and 2 months after became the VP of the Datum Government Solutions Division. Under his leadership Datum Government Solutions revenue increased by over 800% in 5 years. Currently responsible for over $225M in Government Contracts and 180+ FTEs located in 14 geographic locations. He also is responsible for the successful transitioning of over 100+ FTEs on new DoD contracts.