Jim Ballard is a former President of Global Services & Solutions, which has completed a merger with another company, Preferred Systems Solutions (www.pssfed.com). Mr. Ballard now serves on the board for Preferred Systems Solutions. He was formerly Perot Government System’s President. All the companies he worked for were technology-oriented professional service firms.
A former Navy Commander, having managed many organizations, he is well connected in the metro Washington DC area with business owners, CEO, and top executives of the companies. He will serve as Board of Director, be responsible for community outreach and fundraising.
Jim received a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master of Science degree in mechanical engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School. He is a graduate of Executive Development Programs at the Kellogg School of Business at Northwestern University and the Harvard Business School.