President & CEO

Adelle M. Pierce is owner and President of AM Pierce & Associates, Inc.  Ms. Pierce has over 20 years of progressively responsible professional experience in the management and oversight of large, multifaceted organizations and is adept at building highly effective teams.

Ms. Pierce has a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from University of Maryland and completed the ARINC University Executive Development Program and Director Action Group (DAG) Program conducted with the University of Maryland Smith School Of Business.

Additionally, Ms. Pierce is actively involved in community service and business organizations.  She has served as the Co-Chair and is now on the Executive Steering Council of the NAVAIR Small Business Roundtable.  Ms. Pierce previously served on the Board of Directors of the Professional Services Council, the Contract Services Association and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Homeland Security Task Force. She is Past President of the Rotary Club, St. Mary’s Lexington Park and the Rotary Club, South Anne Arundel County.  She has served on the Board of Directors for the Southern Maryland Navy Alliance and the Patuxent Partnership.  She is a charter member and served on the coordinating council of ARINC Women in Leadership (AWIL). She is a charter member of the Chesapeake Chapter of NDIA’s Women in Defense.