Don Spain serves as Vice President of the Operations & Programs group. He joined Peerless in 2018 as director of the Omaha office, where he was instrumental in expanding Peerless’ portfolio of programs won under USAMS III, including supporting the Standoff Munitions Application Center and 608th Air Operations Center — both at Barksdale AFB. He also oversees other Air Force Global Strike Command contracts as well as Air Mobility Command contracts.
After graduating from the University of Maryland with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Spain joined the US Air Force, where he served an electronic warfare officer on a B-52 combat crew, an EWO instructor; Flight commander and other progressive responsibilities before retiring in 2007. Before coming to Peerless, Spain worked as a senior engineer and program manager in the defense industry.
Along with his degree from the University of Maryland, Spain holds an M.B.A. from DeVry University and is also a Project Management Professional. He is based in Nebraska.