FALLS CHURCH, Va. (May 27, 2009) – DynCorpInternational (NYSE:DCP) has created a new senior executiveposition of Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer andExecutive Counsel. Mr. Curtis L. Schehr, currently Senior VicePresident, General Counsel and Secretary, has been appointed tothis position effective immediately. Mr. Schehr will report both tothe President and CEO of DynCorp International, William L.Ballhaus, and to the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors.
In this new executive capacity, Mr. Schehr will be responsiblefor developing and implementing an integrated governance, risk andcompliance framework across the company that captures ethics,compliance and regulatory areas, and effectively supports anaccountable and transparent business environment.
He will have management oversight for the company’s ethics andbusiness conduct program, related internal investigations, internalaudit, and trade compliance, which includes all export and importactivities. He will also have responsibility for other relatedregulatory and compliance matters.
The creation of this senior executive position underscores thecommitment and absolute priority DynCorp International places onits core values of ethics, service, and performance. As agovernment contractor supporting U.S. national security and foreignpolicy objectives, the services performed by DynCorp Internationalare a public trust, and must always meet the highest standards ofpublic and government scrutiny, accountability and oversight. Thework of the chief compliance officer will ensure a forward-looking,pro-active and integrated culture of corporate performancecompliant with these standards.
“I am very pleased that Curtis has accepted the appointment tothis new and critical role which supports the company’s needs in anarea of vital importance to our growth strategy and future success.Establishment of this position reflects our intent to be thecorporate model with respect to compliance, ethics andaccountability,” said CEO William L. Ballhaus. “Curtis bringsfocus, energy and strong leadership to the challenge of fosteringan integrated compliance organization which the board of directorsand I believe requires our top executive talent.”
Curtis Schehr, age 50, joined DynCorp International in October2006 as Senior Vice President and General Counsel. Before joiningDynCorp International, Curtis served from 1996 to 2006 as SeniorVice-President, General Counsel and Secretary of AnteonInternational Corporation.
About DynCorp International
DynCorp International is a provider of specializedmission-critical services to civilian and military governmentagencies worldwide, and operates major programs in law enforcementtraining and support, security services, base operations, aviationservices, contingency operations, and logistics support. DynCorpInternational is headquartered in Falls Church, Va. For moreinformation, visit http://www.dyn-intl.com/.