Dedicated and passionate leaders

Halfaker’s management team is comprised of industry leaders who are committed to the company’s mission and fundamental values that drive our every day decisions and fuel our growth.

President and Chief Executive Officer

Dawn Halfaker is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Halfaker and Associates, an award winning professional services and technology solutions firm founded in 2006. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia,...

Chief Technology Officer

Michael King serves as Halfaker’s Chief Technology Officer and is an experienced technology leader with over ten years of systems engineering and program management experience within the Federal contracting industry...

Vice President for Finance and Accounting

Suzanne Paul serves as Halfaker’s Vice President for Finance and Accounting and is a seasoned executive with significant financial management and leadership experience. Suzanne brings over a decade of experience...

Vice President for Operations

Andrew Denniston serves as Halfaker’s Vice President for Operations and is an experienced professional with nearly 15 years of financial planning, management, and business operations experience within the government...

Vice President for Strategy and Growth

Rob Sherry serves as Halfaker’s Vice President for Strategy and Growth and is an accomplished and innovative leader with over 15 years of experience successfully developing new business, increasing customer...

Vice President for Contracts and Procurement

Jody Naleppa serves as Halfaker’s Vice President for Contracts and Procurement and is a seasoned executive bringing over 25 years of experience in contracts, procurement, compliance and pricing. She has a proven...

Vice President for Business Development

Amanda Axsom serves as Halfaker’s Vice President of Business Development and is responsible for strategic capture and process standardization across the company’s growth operations.

She is an experienced...

Director of Human Resources

Garrett Roy serves as Halfaker’s Director of Human Resources and brings over a decade of experience delivering world-class human capital and workforce training strategy. Garrett brings a dynamic and diverse spectrum...