Cory Mills | Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Mills is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer for PACEM Solutions International LLC. Since PACEM's inception in 2014, Mr. Mills leadership has provided the baseline for PACEM’s rapid growth and expansion into multiple global markets and locations to include Iraq, Afghanistan, Ukraine, Pakistan, DRC, and Malaysia. Prior to PACEM’s inception, Mr. Mills held multiple Senior and Executive positions with other US defense contract organizations. Mr. Mills honorably served in the United States Army and holds a bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences from American Military University, where he is also a candidate for Master’s Degree in International Relations and Conflict resolution.

William (Bill) McGill | Chief Operating Officer

Retiring as a Major after 33 years’ service - 26 of which were served as an operator and officer in the British SAS.  Bill subsequently held senior executive positions in a diversity of sectors. His understanding of multi-agency and multi-cultural requirement within high-risk and emerging markets brings extensive knowledge and experience to the Pacem Team.  A disabled War Veteran he has a good understanding of Arabic culture and language.

Joseph Schmitz | Chief Legal Officer

Joseph E. Schmitz currently serves as the PACEM Solutions International Chief Legal Officer. Previously, Mr. Schmitz served as the fifth Senate-confirmed Inspector General of the Department of Defense from April 2002 to September 2005.  As such, he was agency head of the most expansive Inspector General organization in the world, with statutory policy oversight responsibility for roughly 60,000 auditors, investigators, inspectors, law enforcement officers, and oversight professionals throughout the Department of Defense. Mr. Schmitz graduated with distinction from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1978, and received his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from Stanford University in 1986.  

Rana Alsaadi | Executive Vice President

Mrs. Alsaadi is the Co-founder and Executive Vice President for PACEM Solutions International LLC. As
Co-founder, Mrs. Alsaadi has been instrumental in rapid growth and expansion of the PACEM organization. Prior to PACEM’s inception, Mrs. Alsaadi held multiple Senior Executive positions and served with the US Department of State as a Cultural Advisor and the US Department of Defense as an Translator/Analyst in Iraq. Mrs. Alsaadi holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Baghdad University and received her Executive Masters of Business Administration from Georgetown University.


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