Eric Williams: VHA Superstar!

Eric Williams: a VHA Superstar!

VMSI recognizes Eric Williams’ loyalty, dedication, and exemplary work representing VMSI in support of the Veterans Health Administration (VHA)! We received extremely positive feedback from the VHA Chief of Regional Contracting regarding his flexibility, loyalty, and logistics support skills demonstrated in support of the VHA’s mission. In the face of being short on employees, he... Read More

VMSI employee and Air Force veteran Brittney Perry

VMSI Employee Brittney Perry Hosts Local VA BBQ

Realizing that there was nothing already planned to honor local veterans, Brittney Perry (a VMSI employee on the VA Central contract) and her family hosted a Veteran’s Day BBQ at her local Community Center. In attendance was a veteran from Normandy, some from Vietnam, and even a few from the Korean War. There were many... Read More

arlington national cemetery

VMSI Supports Wreath Across America

As the holidays approach, VMSI is pleased to announce that we will again participate in Wreaths Across America (WAA), the charitable organization that is responsible for placing wreaths on the graves of our national cemeteries around the United States, including Arlington National Cemetery. In all, it takes 245,000 wreaths to cover the graves at Arlington... Read More

BCR's PATHH Program assists disabled veterans

Boulder Crest Retreat’s PATHH Program Featured on CNN and Circa!

VMSI is proud to support Boulder Crest Retreat (BCR) and their Warrior Progressive and Alternative Training for Healing Heroes (PATHH) program, the nation’s first-ever post traumatic growth-based program for combat veterans struggling with PTSD or combat stress. Warrior PATHH is delivering results that far outpace traditional mental health treatments. In the midst of an 18-month... Read More

Charles Owens, aboard ship in 1999

November 2017 VetSpot: Charles Owens

Each month, we feature an employee and veteran who proudly served in the US Armed Forces and honor them by highlighting their service and subsequent employment with VMSI. Charles Owens, currently working as a PM Support Specialist and Team Lead on our NOAA contract, is the first employee chosen for VetSpot! Name: Charles Owens Rank:... Read More

Photo credit: Rick Martin, Photographer

Honoring Our Armed Forces Veterans

VMSI salutes all Veterans and their families for their dedication and service to this country. As the nation observes Veterans Day 2017 tomorrow, our thoughts turn to the men and women who currently serve in the Armed Forces, as well as to all veterans who have made sacrifices and served our country in the past. Shane... Read More

Kathy McKenzie, VMSI
Team Lead 
for VAAA (Ops) and
David Opon.

David Opon – Above and Beyond for VA Acquisition Academy

VMSI recently received positive feedback from the Vice Chancellor of the VA Acquisition Academy regarding the commendable flexibility, admirable leadership, and unparalleled customer service skills David Opon demonstrates in support of the VAAA mission. After just six months on the contract, David has adapted effortlessly to new tasks and welcomed change that yields additional responsibilities.... Read More

(From L-R, Paige Meade, Jackie Perley, Megan Shelton, Maria Morales-Hankins, Ken Konkol, Heather Earley, Emily Wilson, and Kylene Henson.)

Big End of Fiscal Year for VMSI!

Closing out the contract year in a big way, VMSI won four major contracts in September 2017. Following our tradition of helping the Department of Veterans Affairs succeed in contracts and acquisition management, three awards were for work at the VA’s Veteran’s Health Administration (VHA), including Service area Office (SAO) East and SAO Central. Additionally,... Read More

VMSI COO, Ken Konkol (right), recognizes Charles Owens for his stellar performance.

Charles Owens – A Truly Passionate Team Leader

VMSI recently presented Charles Owens with an Award of Excellence in response to the overwhelmingly positive accolades we continue to receive from our clients at NOAA! The commitment Charles has shown to both NOAA and VMSI by embracing the Team Lead role and serving in that capacity to manage the VMSI team members in Maryland,... Read More


VMSI Wins Contract to Support FEMA

In August, VMSI won a one-year contract with the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), where we will provide support for flood-study related contracts. This award comes at a time when the southern hemisphere is in full recovery mode from hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Jose, and Maria. “We are proud to be... Read More