Monica Joseph

Joe Kopfman

David Barnes

Byron Johns

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Contract Manager: Ms. Monica Joseph
Ms. Monica Joseph, President and CEO of ALEX, and Managing Director of ALEX-AMERICAN SYSTEMS JV, is the Contract Manager for the 8(a) STARS II Basic Contract. Ms. Joseph will serve as the single point-of-contact and compliance manager for all contracts and orders under 8(a) STARS II. She will harness 21 years of successful leadership experience and management skills to deliver unparalleled Contract Management services to the GSA and its customer agencies.  

Corresponding to the contract administration requirements of the Basic Contract, Monica will:

  • Counsel and support 8(a) STARS II customers regarding the technical scope of the Basic Contract as well as the overall attributes of the 8(a) STARS II GWAC;
  • Develop and deliver required reports per the guidelines of the Basic Contract (for our understanding of reporting requirements see “Reporting” section);
  • Provide conflict-free, reliable service related to order performance under the Basic Contract;
  • Attend required meetings and conferences as necessary;
  • Manage the administrative functions as dictated by the Basic Contract; and
  • Provide management oversight of sub-contractors.

Deputy Contract Manager: Mr. Byron Johns
Mr. Byron Johns, AMERICAN SYSTEMS Program Manager, and Deputy Director of ALEX-AMERICAN SYSTEMS JV, will act as the Deputy Contract Manager for the STARS II Basic Contract.  Mr. Byron Johns brings over 27 years of successful leadership experience and managerial expertise, 13 of which have been directly managing multiple IT programs/projects for various federal agencies. 
He will assist the Contract Manager as required and will:

  • Assist in daily management oversight of subcontractors;
  • Develop and manage the Program Management Plan, and all sub-plans such as Quality Assurance, for the program;
  • Ensure compliance on all services/products;
  • Direct responses to Requests for Quotes/Proposals from GSA and federal agencies;
  • Support the Marketing/Business Development of the 8(a) STARS II Contract vehicle, both internally and externally; and
  • Attend Trade Shows, conferences, and meetings as necessary.

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