Vice President, Corporate Business Development
Mr. Welch joined the PD Systems’ team in January 2016 and serves as our Director of Corporate Business Development. He is responsible for developing key business relationships and positioning PD Systems for sustainable growth within the federal market space. Mr. Welch has over 10 years of progressive business development experience and 37 years of experience in a broad range of leadership and managerial capacities. Prior to joining the defense industry, Mr. Welch served in the U.S. Coast Guard for 27 years. During his Coast Guard career, he served aboard six cutters, commanding two of them; earned the Master Training Specialist certification from the U.S. Navy; led the senior enlisted academy; served as command master chief for the Great Lakes region; and was ultimately selected to serve as the service’s senior enlisted advisor as the Ninth Master Chief Petty Officer of the Coast Guard.