William Stranges, former head of the F-35 Joint Program Office concurrency cost team, has joinedÂ Advanced Concepts and Technologies International as program manager for the company’s F-35 contract.
ACT I said Stranges will lead its business financial management contract with theÂ F-35 JPOÂ under his new role.
“Mr. Stranges has over 30 years of experience as a U.S. Navy civilian as a senior cost and financial manager, in which he oversaw and developed cost estimates and budgets for major defense acquisition programs including ship, aircraft, and missile systems,” said ACT I CEO Michael Niggel.
Niggel added that the company’s F-35 BFM contract covers cost estimations, earned value management, integrated master scheduling, budgeting, auditing, financial management and foreign military salesÂ support services.
In his previous role, Stranges supportedÂ theÂ F-35 JPO’s efforts to track costs associated with changes resulting from identified deficiencies in the program as well as analyzeÂ metrics related to system design and development, production and sustainment.
He has worked as a senior analyst for the director of air warfare under the chief of naval operations and as a senior cost analyst at The Patuxent Partnership assigned to the F-35 JPO.