MILSPRAY Military Technologies™ [Lakewood, NJ, www.milspray.com} announced the appointment of Liz Shivers to Chief Operating Officer, effective January 1, 2016. Most recently, Shivers held the dual role of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Senior Vice President (SVP) of Operations for MILSPRAY™.
In this new role, Shivers will oversee the day-to-day operating activities of the company with responsibility for the coordination, execution and optimization of internal operations and resources to fulfill the company’s long-term and annual operating plan commitments. She will focus on the maintenance of customer satisfaction, project portfolio performance, the effective allocation of resources across the organization and overall operational performance.
In her previous role as CFO and SVP of Operations, Shivers was responsible for the synergy of efforts in the formulation and execution of MILSPRAY’s global strategy. All while overseeing a broad portfolio of services and capabilities for all branches of the U.S. military and various national agencies. These mission critical projects included the management of the company’s mobile corrosion teams in support of the US Marine Corps Corrosion Prevention and Control (CPAC) Program domestically and internationally in Japan, Africa, Romania, Italy and Spain. Under her leadership, MILSPRAY’s operational teams demonstrated exceptional performance within the US Marine Corps CPAC Program, which assisted the company in winning its first multi-year contract with the US Army in 2012 to provide mobile corrosion control services to the US Army National Training Center, Fort Irwin, CA.
Shivers will continue to support the management of the company’s diverse portfolio of technologies and resources including the execution of the global operational strategy to include our recent expansion into Guam for the restoration of Aerospace Ground Equipment (AGE) for Andersen Air Force Base; as well as the increase in operational capacity at our regional facility in Lakewood, NJ, to support customers on a global scale.
Brian Feser, President and Chief Executive Officer of MILSPRAY™ said, “Liz is a tremendous leader with a demonstrated record of leading the organization through meaningful change.” Her breadth of experience across the organization will be invaluable in this role.” “Liz’s appointment to Chief Operating Officer is part of the company’s overall objective to ensure that our customers, teaming partners and suppliers are fully integrated into our expansion into global markets.”
Shivers joined MILSPRAY™ in 2007. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting with a minor in Finance from Canyon College and a Master Certificate in Government Contract Management from Villanova University.