Board of Directors

John Burrow


Dr. John Burrow retired from the Department of the Navy after 34+ years of service. He is currently a Lecturer at the University of Mary Washington and owns JBurrow LLC, providing consulting services in the areas of Research and Development, Systems Engineering, Strategic Planning, and Project Management.

William (Bill) Hession


Bill Hession retired as Navy Captain, after 26 years of service as a Navy Helicopter Pilot. In addition, he is retired from Lockheed Martin Corporation as a Senior Program Manager . He has served on local non-profit boards over the last 15 years.

Bob Shaw


Bob Shaw is a retired Army, Special Forces Colonel currently supporting the Joint Personnel Recovery Agency (JPRA) as an SME/Instructor. He is the founding Commander of the Army’s Asymmetric Warfare Group (AWG) and holds MMAS Degrees in three separate Military Art and Science disciplines, and a Harvard Senior Executive Fellow.

Vaugn Mahaffey

Vice Chairman

Mr. Vaughn Mahaffey spent 30 years with the United States Navy and retired at the rank of Captain as the Commander, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division. He is currently an exclusive consultant to Amentum.

Jamie A. Scully, CCIM

Board Member

Jamie Scully has been practicing commercial real estate since 2004 and is currently Senior Vice President with Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer. He has extensive experience with Government and Government Contractor Tenants.  Jamie holds a Business Administration and Historic Preservation degree from the University of Mary Washington. 

Gabriel Stewart

Board Member

Gabriel works for UIC Government Service (UICGS) / Bowhead as the Deputy Program Manager for the V Department Operations & Analysis Support (V Ops) Contract. He is From Maryland and played Division 1 Football at Jacksonville University in Florida. Currently, Gabriel is pursuing a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) at University of Mary Washington.

G. Pete Humes

Board Member

With more than thirty years in the banking industry, Pete Humes serves as the Market President,
for the greater Fredericksburg area for Atlantic Union Bank. Humes also completed twenty- one
years of service in the US Army active duty and reserve components. He lives in Fredericksburg
with his wife and three daughters.

Mike Till

Board Member

Mike Till is the Vice President of Operations for Advanced Technology with the Bowhead Family of Companies.  He previously served for 36 years as a civilian engineer for the Department of Defense, retiring as senior technical executive.

Christine Goodwin

Board Member

Christine is the CEO of banduri, a digital transformation technology that helps customers turn change into value. Named one of Virginia’s Top 50 Entrepreneurs, she has over 25 years of experience designing and developing enterprise systems, software, and cybersecurity solutions and products. Christine has worked with over 1,000 executives, stakeholders, users, and customers from a variety of government
agencies and industries to solve mission critical problems.

Victor Fuster

Board Member

Victor is a dynamic senior executive with 20+ years of experience across a myriad of government, commercial, military and non-profit sectors. He is the Vice President of Operations
for Riphean Investments, a venture capital and private equity firm based in Fredericksburg, VA. Victor is also the CEO of Catapult Consultants, a Top Secret-cleared government contractor providing cybersecurity threat and data analytics solutions to the US national security sector.

Ms. June C. Drake

Board Member

Ms. Drake retired from the Navy after 34 years of service as the Naval
Surface Warfare Center Chief Technology Officer. She is an appointed member of the King George Economic Development Authority and is an active participant with the Potomac Tech Bridge.

Dr. Michael P. Hubbard

Board Member

Dr. Michael Hubbard is a retired Marine Corps Infantry Officer (28+ years). He has served on the MAC Board since becoming the University of Mary Washington’s Dahlgren campus director.

Joe Caliri

Board Member

Joe, a US Navy Veteran, has 3+ decades of engineering, management, and executive leadership experience with small and large defense contractors. He is currently the President of SimVentions, Inc. He has an MBA from the Florida Institute of Technology and has been a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) since 2006.