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Leadership team

Committed to Your Success

Rhonda Irby

President

She serves as the President of OCR Global and is responsible for providing strategic direction and overall management for programs and capture efforts across all defense sectors. Rhonda’s successful track record spans across US DOD, Central Asia, Middle East and North Africa with a specialization in frontier markets. 

Edmundo Apodaca

Vice President, Compliances

He provides the company with in-depth global perspectives, especially of Latin American affairs coupled with a security background. Mr. Edmundo worked with the Department of Justice, U.S. Border Patrol on the U.S. Mexico border in California while studying Criminology and Law Enforcement.

Bilal Chaudhry

Vice President
Pricing & Financial analysis

Bilal Chaudhry is Vice President of Pricing and Financial Analysis of OCR Global. Mr. Chaudhry leads the business financial management, strategic price planning, and deal structuring decision, and is responsible for improving overall execution and controls, minimizing financial risk, accelerating project revenues and decreasing cost to optimize and strengthen company performance in the aerospace and defense industry. 

Daniel Casey Missal

Vice President
Governance & Analytics

As Vice-President of Governance & Analytics, Mr. Missal oversees policy, communication, risk, document, and change management practices to improve efficiency and reporting. Mr. Missal facilitates business unit alignment into a single governance framework, to improve organizational transparency and performance.

Kristina Paskeviciute

Senior Business Analyst
Strategy & Portfolio Management

Kristina brings OCR over 15 years cross-industry expertise in Construction, Manufacturing and International Trade, including previous roles in General Management, Marketing and Business Development. Her strength is capability to see overall business and support in strategic planning, portfolio analysis, stakeholders’ relationship. She supports green-field programs with unique experience in start-up operations and growth-stage company restructuring.

WAYNE DANIELS

Process Engineer,
Ammunition Production

Wayne brings to OCR a wealth of experience, with a strong background in defense programs, including product development and continuous improvement, plant engineering and process optimization. He is an expert in 3D CAD design, Lean manufacturing and product design. 

Steven Salmeri

Vice President,
Firearms

With over 20 years of experience in the machine technology industry Steven has been a contributing member within the design and manufacturing of high-tech components and precision parts for military, commercial, and the firearms industries. 

carla tiedeman

Account Manager
Firearms (West)

She brings to OCR a wealth of diverse sales leadership experience, having led several organizations from start-up to profitability in rapid fashion, while also mentoring subordinate leaders. Carla earned two BA degrees in Education and has used that background to develop sales training programs and inventory management systems, while leading sales and operations, all specifically aligned to create world-class sales organizations.

MOHAMED BICHOUTAR

Media Manager &
3D Design

Mohamed brings to OCR a wealth of creativity and technical expertise in the field of 3D design. He builds and renders 3D models of OCR products, including ammunition and weapon system models, interior and exterior design of facilities and virtual planning.  Working together with engineers, his invaluable service provides clients with clarity in their decision-making process via highly detailed and immersive information packages.