vp, qa & risk management
Tim Allen serves as Vice President of QA and Risk Management for MDS. In this position Tim works directly with foreign governmental agencies and private companies acquiring and executing U.S. Department of Defense non-standard ammunition and weapons program operations.
Tim has 23 years of U.S. military experience in military supported management, logistical services, training and operations serving in Infantry, Artillery, Combat Support Units and Special Operations Units. With multiple deployments has demonstrated a strong and diverse background in Operational Logistics Support and services with foreign armies. He has continued working in the private sector in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. He has held numerous professional leadership positions, including Military Operations Manager, Military Procurement Manager, Ammunition and Fuel Manager, Physical Security Manager, Site Operations Manager, Site Logistics Manager, Quality Assurance Manager, Military Logistics Director of Regional Training. He has extensive Operational Strategic Planning and Operational Logistics Support background, including working with Customs Clearing Agents, clearing a multitude of various configured material from sea, land and air ports of entry. Tim has a Master’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, from Florida Institute of Technology and a Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Training and Development, from Louisville, Kentucky. PMP Certification from Villanova University, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification from Villanova University, Government Contracting, Project Management, Team Effectiveness Certifications from Villanova University.