The THURMOND GROUP strives to provide our customers with a professional service to fill gaps within their own business or to use our knowledge base to help make their programs and program teams successful. Our engineering and consultancy personnel come with hands-on experience and proven skills in their respective fields of expertise.
As a degreed Electrical Engineer and a United States Air Force Avionics technician on the F117 Stealth Fighter, he found his passion for aviation and has since become an accomplished Commercial and DoD Aviation Professional. With nearly 30 years of experience in the areas of ISR Platforms, Avionics Systems Integrations, Program Planning, Engineering, Information Technology, Quality Assurance and Compliance benefiting civilian, DoD, and Foreign Military Customers. Mr. Thurmond has a unique blend of hands-on experience and detailed knowledge of all aspects of an aircraft. His strengths as a systems integrator to the aviation industry are founded by his corporate industry experiences performing exceptionally in his duties in the following areas:
Project Management and Engineering
Mr. Thurmond also maintains a TS/SCI Clearance level.
Mrs. Thurmond brings over 15 years of Professional Services management in a wide range of industries, but most prominently catering to the defense industry. Her background in mechanical engineering, software applications engineering, Information Technology, project management, and Configuration Management is a perfect compliment to The Thurmond Group's aspirations. She has served management roles in both civilian and government entities.
Mr. Bashir has over 22 years of experience in Information Technology Infrastructure and ISR Systems Integration. He has built and supported top performance multimillion-dollar contracts with some of the world's largest aerospace and defense technology companies; bringing a powerful blend of technology vision and business acumen that results in consistent development of cost effective and high-performance business strategies for ISR platforms. His inherent beliefs are that an organization’s single most valuable asset is its people, who are integral in producing unrelenting customer driven results, ideals, and user experience.
Being a subject matter expert in architecting and implementing systems and full stack applications including, but not limited to, design issues, back-end systems, tactical IA, and mission computing merits his title. Throughout his career he has pioneered and assisted with the development of aircraft systems upgrades; implemented information assurance processes for multiple platforms; and has managed the application of the entire Risk Management Framework (RMF).
Mr. Bashir received his bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from City University of New York and his master’s degree in Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma. He also holds several information security certifications.