Chief Executive Officer
Jason Frescholtz is an Army Aviation Subject Matter Expert with over 20 years of Aviation and Management experience. Jason served in the US Army as an Instructor Pilot, Air Mission Commander, and Flight Leader for the CH-47 Chinook helicopter. He served in multiple combat and humanitarian campaigns and was on a diplomatic assignment in Cairo Egypt supporting the Egyptian Air Force. Along with his current duties as GEBC’s CEO, Jason supports the S3I Mission Planning Software Branch and leads development and coordination for Flight Performance Software Airworthiness. Jason graduated from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University with a B.S. in Aeronautics and a Minor in Management. He has completed multiple Military Advanced and Staff level courses, is Scrum Master certified, and has completed the Project Manager Professional (PMP) course at Embry-Riddle.
Chief Strategy Officer
Mark Washburn is a business development professional with over 15 years of business development and capture management experience. He has led teams to multiple wins on Army and Air Force task orders utilizing OASIS as well as EXPRESS as both a prime and subcontractor. Mark graduated from University of Phoenix with a B.S. in Business with a concentration in Finance and holds an MBA from Western Governors University.
Chief Process Officer
Karen Ellington brings thirty years of experience in product and project planning, software development and test process management, quality control, and technical writing/editing to GEBC. Her experience includes both commercial work as a product planner, product user interface design, and technical writer/editor for hardware and software products. For the last fifteen years, she has worked as a government contractor for multiple companies and supported numerous hardware and software projects and products. Karen’s government contract project and product knowledge includes the Aviation Mission Planning System (AMPS) with concentrated knowledge in Flight/Vehicle Performance Models (F/VPMs); Precision Fires Manager (PFM); Medusa Command and Control (C2) for Fixed Site, Mobile, and Transportable; Tactical Battle Command (TBC) and Command Post of the Future (CPOF) hardware and software systems; Tactical Airspace Integration System (TAIS) hardware and software system; Prophet Enhanced Countermeasures Detecting System and Data Analysis Control (DAC); Distributed Common Ground System – Army (DCGS-A); Mobile Tower System (MOTS); Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Interface Control Documents (ICDs) and Interoperability Profiles; and several others. Currently, Karen supports the Army’s S3I Battlefield Operations Software branch as the Branch Process and Quality Control Lead. Karen received a B.A. in English (cognate in Technical Writing/Editing) from the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) and also holds an AA in Computer Science from Alexander City State Junior College. Additionally, Karen has a certificate in Project Management from UAH.