Warrenton, Va. – Global mission support service provider Patriot Group International (PGI) is proud to welcome Michelle Quinn as its senior vice president. Michelle joins PGI with more than 25 years of experience supporting Executive and Legislative branches of the U.S. government. For the past 15 years, Michelle has led international counter-terrorism, contingency, stabilization, and counter-threat missions, and has provided training solutions across the globe for the Department of State, Department of Defense, and other government agencies.
Michelle previously served as vice president at VxL Enterprises, a veteran-owned small business providing training, security, logistic, and operational support to the U.S. government in support of support critical missions. Prior to VxL, Michelle served as vice president of international programs at A-T Solutions, where she held leadership roles supporting counter-terrorism initiatives and DOD/DOS training needs. She has also previously worked at the House Banking Committee and at the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
Michelle’s relationship with her new employer goes back several years, as she and the PGI team have worked jointly on multiple strategic efforts. Additionally, Michelle and PGI CEO Greg Craddock have served on the Board of Directors of the International Stability Operations Association (ISOA). ISOA is a consortium of 120 companies supporting critical U.S. government efforts to secure and stabilize some of the world’s most high-risk and hazardous regions.
“We are thrilled to bring Michelle on as senior vice president,” says Greg. “Her integrity and commitment to strong ethics make her an ideal leader and team member for PGI’s core values.”
Michelle joins a leadership team of experienced industry professionals with roots in U.S. military special operations and U.S. government intelligence agencies. She will support specific PGI programs, as well as support overarching company strategies.During introductions, Michelle shared, “PGI is a tremendous group of professionals with a true missionfocus and the highest commitment to ournation’s needs and work. It is my privilege to join this team.” This year, PGI was voted as one of the top employers in the 2018 Best Places to Work in Virginia, an annual list created by Virginia Business and Best Companies Group that recognizes the best employers in the Commonwealth. The company was also recognized this year as a Top Place to Work by the Washington Post, an honor that is determined based solely on employee feedback.