Brian Gallagher

Brian Gallagher is an ISACA CMMI Institute Certified High Maturity Lead Appraiser with over 30 years of experience applying advanced systems and software engineering and program management methodologies to help organizations solve their most challenging problems and achieve business and mission success.  Brian is the owner and principal consultant at BG Solutions and Services LLC, a veteran-owned small business and is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Arkansas and the University of Maryland Global Campus.  Brian earned a PhD in Systems Engineering through Colorado State University and a MS in Computer Science/Software Engineering through Florida Institute of Technology.  He is a retired Air Force Officer, a former senior executive with large defense contractors, and former Executive Director at the Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University.