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Who We Are

Since its founding in 1997, Global Technical Systems (GTS) has been an innovator in technology, embracing creativity and teamwork.  At GTS we don't have employees, we have experts. Every person we hire is a subject-matter expert in their field. We empower our employees in their ingenuity and vision. 

The culture at GTS is based upon its founders’ patriotism: “GTS’s mission is directed towards excellence. "If we are asking people to die for our country, then it’s our job to provide them with the best technology possible." 

Our mission drives us to do everything possible to create and harness emerging leading edge technologies, in the pursuit of excellence and innovation. 

Our business philosophy centers on assembling a cohesive, ethical and talented team. GTS is motivated by a culture of service. The products and services we provide, are critical to our nation's defense and homeland security. We take these responsibilities seriously and deliver accordingly. 


Our mission at GTS is to solve our customers' most critical challenges with advanced engineering solutions delivered rapidly and cost-effectively.

Our Team

Terry Spitzer

Chief Executive Officer

Craig Black

Senior Vice President of Operations

Kathy Spica

Vice President of Contracts and Procurement

Ed Miller

Executive Vice President

Kevin McTigue

Senior Vice President

Ben Davenport

Vice President of Strategic Development

Tom Kaupas

Chief Financial Officer

Dawn Chapman

Human Resources Director

Kirk Clinkenbeard

Senior VP Government Relations

Scott E. Groves, Ph.D.

Director for Advanced Composite Applications

Mike Danjczek

Director of Engineering

Jerry Smith

Director for Munitions

Tom S. Morgan

VP Intelligence, Mobility and Embedded Technologies (IMET)