FALLS CHURCH, Va. (August 7, 2009) -DynCorp International has appointed Gregory S. Nixon Senior VicePresident, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, effective 21September 2009.
Mr. Nixon joins DynCorp International from McKinsey &Company, Inc., where he has served since 2007 as Associate GeneralCounsel and Assistant Secretary, as well as Vice-President andGeneral Counsel of their business division responsible for federal,state, and local public sector services and contracts. Prior toMcKinsey & Company, he was Principal, Associate General Counseland Assistant Secretary at Booz Allen Hamilton, where he was leadattorney for the Global Government Business division. He alsopracticed law in the commercial litigation group at HowreyLLP. He has extensive experience and expertise in legalissues relating to contingency contracting in conflictareas.
After service as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Air Force,he held government positions with the U.S. GovernmentAccountability Office and as Special Counsel in the U.S. NavyOffice of the General Counsel. He currently holds the rank of Lt.Colonel in the U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) CorpsReserve.
“Greg Nixon will be an outstanding addition to our seniorexecutive team,” said DynCorp International President and CEOWilliam L. Ballhaus. “The range and depth of his professionalexperience and legal expertise perfectly suit the challenges weface every day as a global government services provider supportingU.S. national security and foreign policy objectives. I am verypleased to welcome him to DynCorpInternational.”
Mr. Nixon holds a J.D. degree from Georgetown University LawCenter and a B.S. in mechanical engineering from TuskegeeUniversity. He has been honored with the Meritorious Service Medaland the U.S. Air Force Commendation Medal, and served on thepresidential transition team for President Obama.
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DynCorp International (NYSE:DCP) is a provider ofspecialized mission-critical services to civilian and militarygovernment agencies worldwide, and operates major programs in lawenforcement training and support, security services, baseoperations, aviation services, contingency operations, andlogistics support. DynCorp International is headquartered in FallsChurch, Va. For more information, visit www.dyn-intl.com.