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Our Team

Our LGI team offers a broad and deep set of skills gained through training and professional experiences in federal, state, and local governments, as well as the private sector. We have a unique portfolio of expertise in national security, public safety, law enforcement, and criminal justice. Our team provides leadership and support at all stages and levels of projects from concept design through to execution and sustainment.

LGI’s exceptional work has been recognized nationally, receiving awards from the Attorney General, the National Sheriffs' Association, and the National District Attorneys Association. In addition, our founders received recognition awards from the U.S. Congress, Attorney General, and the President for distinguished service to our nation’s criminal justice system.

Keil Green
Chief Executive Officer

Keil Green is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at LGI and a member of the Board of Directors. His appointment as CEO came after 20+ years with the company where he led corporate growth, including the transition of LGI to an employee-owned company. As CEO, Keil sets corporate vision and strategy and directs the company’s growth and resources. His current focus is leading the company from a niche, small business into a growing leader in the public sector consulting space—while maintaining its well-established corporate commitment to public safety/national security missions. 

 

Keil is a recognized leader in emergency preparedness strategy. Since September 11, 2001 he has supported federal clients as a strategy lead for initiative ranging from Nationwide consultation and assessment efforts, major event planning and exercises in America’s urban areas, and the design of a billion-dollar grant program. In each of these efforts, he has shown the unique ability to bridge the gap between the singular mandate of the federal government with the disparate capabilities of the nation’s 70,000 public safety agencies.

 

Keil is a graduate of the University of the South in Sewanee, TN, where he received a B.A. in Political Science.

Scott Booth
Chief Operations Officer

Scott Booth serves as LGI’s Chief Operations Officer and directs the strategy and delivery of the firm’s strategic, technology, cyber, and analytics solutions to the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Department of Commerce, and other leading homeland and national security agencies. Scott is responsible for service delivery, corporate development, and business growth across the organization.

 

Scott is a strategy and technology consultant with nearly 20 years of experience at a top-tier global consulting firm. Scott has experience structuring and leading multi-billion dollar public  sector programs for technology modernization, cybersecurity, and emergency response and recovery. He specializes in partnering with federal clients to implement national-level programs and digital solutions (e.g., broadband, mobile data) that involve customers across levels of government and disciplines.

 

Scott holds an M.S. in Information and Telecommunications for Business from Johns Hopkins University and a B.S. in Management Science and Information Systems from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Julie Lucas
Director of Human Resources

Julie Lucas has over 20 years of experience in human resources. In the beginning of Julie’s career she worked in the private sector overseeing the human resources department for a healthcare company for 17 years. She then moved into the government contracting space. During her career, she has partnered with senior leaders to drive business results. Julie is responsible for all aspects of human resources management and operations, including implementation of organizational development, employee relations, policy and compliance, employee engagement, benefits, workforce technology, and the overall employee experience

Julie has a bachelor's degree in Business Management from University of Phoenix with a concentration on Human Resources Management.

Saliba Khoury
Director of Finances & Accounting

Sal is an accounting professional with extensive experience in financial management, accounting, contract analysis, budgeting, forecasting, and auditing within the federal contracting industry. Sal is a highly efficient leader who takes pride in problem solving, strategic initiatives, staff development, and business analysis. He values effective communication and positive client relationships.


 

Jessica Potter
Principal

Jessica Potter has more than 15 years of experience developing strategic initiatives for public safety communications modernization efforts. Working directly with public safety throughout her career, her consulting credentials include expertise on grants and federal funding mechanisms, as well as technology initiatives across the U.S. government. Today, she oversees LGI's Public Safety Broadband and Law Enforcement and Intelligence portfolios. Jessica received her bachelor’s degree from James Madison University. ​

Shawn Ward
Principal

Shawn has over 25 years of experience in both government operations and management consulting. Shawn started his career in law enforcement and specializes in building and leading teams that address the intersection of technology, security, operations, and policy. Shawn leads LGI’s Cybersecurity portfolio including engagements across Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency including Cyber Quality Services Management Office and the Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Program. Shawn is a Certified Information Security Manager. He received a master’s and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Akron.

David McGuire
Principal

David has over 16 years of experience working with senior leaders across government and the private sector to help them develop and implement strategic solutions for modernizing, securing, and improving the resilience of our nation’s critical infrastructure. Areas of expertise include strategic planning and management for national intergovernmental programs, stakeholder outreach and collaboration, IT modernization analysis and planning, mission-critical communications systems, law enforcement/emergency response operations, and elections security. At LGI, David leads the firm's Emergency Communications and Critical Infrastructure Security business and serves as a member of the executive team that oversees company-wide operations.

 

David earned his M.S. in the Management of IT from University of Virginia and his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Penn State with minors in Organizational Leadership and Business.

Manesh Mathew
Principal

Manesh Mathew brings over 13 years of IT strategy and management consulting experience supporting DHS and DoD clients as a wireless systems engineer specializing in emergency communications. He has helped clients seamlessly integrate emerging technologies that enhance the voice, data, and video communications capabilities of first responders to greatly improve response and recovery operations during emergencies and disasters. At LGI, Manesh provides program management, systems engineering, and technology planning expertise and services across our portfolio of emergency communications, homeland security projects, and advanced technology. Manesh holds an M.E. in Systems Engineering, and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Virginia.

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