What makes us unique.

At CDS2, we strive to exceed customer expectations by committing to our corporate Mission and Values, which in turn allows us to deliver effective and efficient solutions to our clients and challenge our staff along the way. Our team represents a wide range of experience and educational backgrounds. We know that an experienced and creative employee base is a powerful resource.

  • Barbara Hennessy

    Barbara Hennessy

    Barbara Hennessy, Founder and President has over 35 years experience in execution of major Federal Acquisition Programs

    Over 35 years of Federal Government experience in the areas of Acquisition Plans and Programs, Information Technology Systems/Services, Engineering/Technical/ and Program Management Services. She has enjoyed a rapidly progressive career with management roles providing logistics, procurement, acquisition, contracting, quality assurance, security, marketing and business development services supporting Major Acquisition Category (ACAT)I-IV programs in all life-cycle phases; has industry relevant specialized experience and expertise in federal acquisition regulations, trends and initiatives and over 23 years experience introducing new and advance technology into the complex federal market place. Barbara founded the company in February 1994 and leads the successful growth of the corporation's three solid business lines that continue to demonstrate sustained and repeatable quality professional service delivery that is currently doing business in Washington DC, Virginia, Georgia, North and South Carolina, Kansas, California, and Hawaii.

    Barbara has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, with a minor in Operations Research from George Mason University, 1986

  • Brian Alderson
    Executive Vice President

    Brian Alderson, has over 30 years of government contract experience.
    Brian started his contracts career supporting the AEGIS Class cruiser and Destroyer program NAVSEA PMS-400. Moving on he supported the Amphibious ships program office NAVSEA PMS-377 and after several years began senior management positions with contractors in the industry. Notably Fuentez Systems Concepts, Inc., Stanley Associates (Now CGI, Inc.) and landing at Command Decisions Systems & Solutions, Inc. In this position, Brian is responsible for the Accounting, Contracts and Human Resources offices as well as actively working with senior leadership in business development.

    Brian has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Virginia Tech, 1981

  • Ken Teigen

    Ken Teigen
    Chief Financial Officer

    Ken Teigen, has over 30 years of Financial and Corporate Management experience.

    Ken began his career in public accounting in 1980 where he developed his audit and tax skills over a three year period. He has passed the CPA exam and then began work at the parent of one of the firm’s clients. There at Sunbelt Coca-Cola Bottling Company, over a nine year period, he rose to Corporate Controller. After the sale of Sunbelt Coke in 1992, Ken held the position of Director of Banking & Administration for the NYSE listed manufacturer, Oneita Industries. Desiring to return to the beverage industry, he left Oneita in 1997 to the take the position of Chief Financial Officer for Lee Distributers and later the same position in 2000 with Pearlstine Distributors. In 2009, Ken began work with CDS², as the Chief Financial Officer, he is responsible for driving results in the areas of leadership, financial management and administration along with corporate responsibility, integrity, ethics and professional relationships.

    Ken has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting from The University of South Carolina, 1980