Christopher N. Melling, CEM
Vice President - Federal
Construction Claims Analysis
is a proven executive with 25 years experience leading and implementing large transformation programs and performance improvement initiatives providing strategic planning, process and systems design, organizational alignment, financial and operations management, risk analysis and infrastructure planning for government, public service, and international organizations.
Formerly, a KPMG LLP
Partner with executive leadership of the U.S. Department
of Navy account and Base Realignment and Closure
(BRAC), infrastructure and public private partnership (PPP) initiatives.
Key clients include the Department of Defense Joint Staff
, Air Force
, Defense Finance and Accounting Service
, Defense Logistics Agency
, U.S. Department
of State Foreign Building Operations (FBO), United States Postal Service
, British Broadcasting Company
(BBC), Royal Mail and UK Ministry of Defense.
He also served as Nuclear Power Naval Surface Warfare Officer and led 250-person engineering department as Radiological Controls and Lead Shift Engineering Duty Officer during complex nuclear refueling and overhaul in Norfolk Naval Shipyard; performed operations and logistics management as First Lieutenant and Principal Officer of the Deck deployed in the Mediterranean and Persian Gulf during Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm.; and received Navy Achievement Medal, Liberation of Kuwait Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal, Battle Efficiency Award, and Naval Unit Commendation.