Executive Director, Business Development, Veterans Affairs
Eric Gonzales is an Executive Director of Business Development for ManTech leading efforts to build upon our trusted partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Mr. Gonzales brings a unique blend of experience having worked for both SDVOSB and large organizations in IT solutions development, program management, and strategic growth.
In support of VA's Acquisition Enterprise, Mr. Gonzales taught Electronic Contract Management System (eCMS) certification courses at the VA Acquisition Academy, worked on site at the Strategic Acquisition Center in Frederick, MD providing automated acquisition systems support, and managed the VA Enterprise Acquisition Service Desk.
As a leader in strategic growth Mr. Gonzales has expertise including large-scale capture and solution development on multi-billion dollar IDIQ's and best-in-class contract vehicles. He brings a deep mission understanding of the Veterans Affairs needs and objectives in the areas of enterprise IT and emerging technologies.
He is passionate about our nations Veterans and ensuring the VA receives the best value, therefore encourages collaboration and cohesion across the vendor community. He hosts a successful monthly networking event for the Veterans Affairs community to foster communication, partnerships, and share information.
Mr. Gonzales holds a B.A. in Management from Hood College, a FAC-C Certification from Federal Acquisition Institute and is a Certified Scrum Master.