Chief Executive Officer
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John Heller is the Chief Executive Officer of PAE. In this role, John is responsible for executing the strategic vision for building the company into an industry-leading provider of services to the U.S. government. Prior to joining PAE, John served as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Engility Corporation, after the company was spun-off from L-3 Communications. Before this role, John served as President of the Professional Support Services Division of L-3 Communications, a position he accepted in April 2012 to support Engility's transition to operating as an independent and publicly traded company. Before joining L-3, John held several leadership positions at Harris Corporation, including President of Harris IT Services and Vice President and General Manager of the division's Department of Defense programs. He also served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Multimax, Inc. and led its sale to Harris Corporation in 2007. John is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and received a master's degree in business administration from the University of Pittsburgh. He serves on the Business Alumni Association Board of Directors for the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and College of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh and was named a 2015 Distinguished Alumni Honoree. John also served as Chairman of the American Heart Association’s 2014 Greater Washington Heart Walk and continues to serve on the Heart Walk Executive Leadership Team. John was named the GovCon Executive of the year in 2015.