Our Leadership TeamOur leadership team are experienced professionals with diverse backgrounds in business development, proposal development, marketing, and finance. They work tirelessly to help our clients and team grow and succeed.
Chief Executive Officer
Greg McCarthy is the Chief Executive Officer of Key Solutions. He has over 30 years of management, business development, and marketing experience. As CEO, Greg oversees the strategic direction of the firm, company performance, and grows new customer bases. From 2012-2014, he led operations at Key Solutions.
Greg also leads the Key Solutions group specializing in Third Party Performance Assessments. He has interviewed over a thousand government personnel regarding contractor performance across government agencies, giving him “front line” experience in understanding government needs for clients. In 2012 he was honored with Smart CEO Magazine’s Executive Management Award. He has worked in virtually every role of the government bid life cycle. Before joining Key Solutions in 2005, he served as Director of Marketing for Black and Decker.
Chief Financial Officer
Buthe Kelley has over ten years of experience in the Department of Defense/Intelligence community, with a concentration in Finance & Accounting.
She has experience in Financial reporting, Financial Analysis, Program management and managing day to day financial transactions. Buthe and her team are responsible for managing day to day financial transactions, contracts and risk mitigation, supplier management and financial reporting. Buthe has served in multiple roles during her career overseeing reporting, financial strategy, and program management.
Emilie Waickwicz, CF APMP
Director of Professional Services
As Director of Professional Services, Emilie oversees KSI’s consulting offering for the public sector market. She is customer-focused and ensures our services and approach meet the needs of the companies we support.
Emilie has over 12 years of experience in proposal development and account management. She ensures that KSI follows a flexible approach incorporating industry best practices, enabling our consultants to step onto a client’s team and process seamlessly. She is committed to delivering services and results that meet our clients’ needs and expectations. Emilie is also Foundation Certified with the Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP).
Valeria Quiñonez, CF APMP
Director of Marketing and Head of Company Culture
As Director of Marketing, Valeria ensures that KSI’s brand and services resonate with our customers and audience. She oversees storytelling, campaign, and web content, including leading content strategy, creative direction, execution, and measurement.
Working with KSI’s exceptional proposal and design team, she takes great pride in developing creative and educational content that caters to our bid and proposal audience.
As “head of culture,” she ensures that all departments and team members align with our organization’s mission, vision, and values. This commitment helps KSI maintain its cultural principles, promote employee recognition and engagement, and optimize satisfaction for both our team and customers. Valeria has over twelve years of marketing experience and is Foundation Certified with the Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP).
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