Appalachia Technologies, LLC

Appalachia’s full scope CMMC services start with a Readiness Assessment, SSP and POA&M preparation, Remediation, and Ongoing Maintenance through our managed IT and Cybersecurity services.

Additionally, Appalachia provides a variety of IT infrastructure and systems-based services, ranging from Microsoft 365 (including Office 365 & Office 365 GCC High, Teams, SharePoint, Intune, and OneDrive), Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), Cloud Migrations, Network Infrastructure Design and Implementation, and Wireless Site Surveys and Installation.


Leading Appalachia’s CMMC practice is Jason McNew, Senior Engineer, Cybersecurity Risk & Compliance and founder of Stronghold Cyber Security, acquired by Appalachia in 2020. With over 20 years of experience in the field of Information Technology, including 12 years at the White House Communications Agency (WHCA) and Camp David, where he worked on some of the most secure systems in the world, for some of the most important customers in the world.  While at WHCA, Jason held a Presidential access clearance called Presidential Service Duty (PSD) – an elite clearance granted only to those of unquestionable character and integrity.  


Jason specializes in NIST, CMMC, and DFARS compliance consulting services to defense contractors, and has helped numerous organizations meet these requirements.  As an active SME public speaker and contributor, he has his finger on the pulse of changing requirements and implementations.