|Avatar Technologies is an experienced provider of management and technology consulting services. Avatar is a small, woman-owned business staffed with an exceptional team of seasoned management, technology and engineering consultants. Avatar has a stellar performance record collaborating on programs for the US government including Department of Defense agencies and NASA.|
|Customer Focused Whether we work as the prime contractor or as a dedicated sub-contractor, we are focused on the strategic objectives of the customer. Our outstanding performance history gives our customers confidence that we are able to successfully tackle complex requirements, goals and missions.||Quality Driven Ask anyone that works with us about our approach and you’ll find out that we aren’t relying on cookie-cutter solutions or a process we developed in the past, but rather that we focus on each job with fresh solutions that will not only stand the test of time, but come in on time, on budget and address every goal. As a result, Avatar is always exceptionally rated and highly regarded as a valued and trusted partner.||Flexible Avatar is able to work in a variety of roles and provide a diverse set of services. Due to our modest corporate size, we are able to jump start projects and fast track the process to help customers tackle pressing problems and tight time lines. We collaborate with the world’s best rated companies to complement and enhance our services in order to provide comprehensive expertise to every customer.|
Dawn Sewalt, President & Chief Executive Officer
For the last 10 years, Dawn Sewalt has been expanding her Quality Assurance, Program Management and Systems Engineering experience into the Federal Sector and has been a provider of innovative System Engineering Technical Assistance (SETA) services that have met the needs of the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); and other U.S. federal government customers as well as commercial industry. Prior to joining Avatar Technologies she was the Program Director for Millennium Engineering & Integration Company’s (MEI) multi-million dollar Counter-Narcoterrorism Technology Program Office’s Technical Services & Support Contract and was responsible for leading a team of nineteen staff members and eight subcontractors. Dawn has a combined total of 20 years of experience in Quality Assurance, Program Management, Configuration Management, CMMI-SE/SW V1.1, ANSI/ISO/ASQ 9001-9002 and AS9100, Supplier Management, Risk Management, and Systems Engineering Lifecycle Management.
Dawn spent 8 years in the rapidly developing telecom industry where she held the positions of Quality Manager and Configuration Management Manager; learning the skills for developing and implementing infrastructure processes and product quality assurance. She has held Quality Management positions with large telecom industry and government contracting organizations, including; MEI, ManTech SRS Technologies, Tellabs, Inc., Telecommunications Techniques
Corporation, Ericsson, Keane Federal Systems and SI International, Inc.
In her position with Avatar, she manages all phases of business development and operations for the company, and is responsible for the team that support ground systems engineering for new vehicles at Kennedy Space Center under subcontract to SAIC. Dawn’s successful experience in managing engineering projects as a prime contractor to the US Government and as a subcontractor to larger firms demonstrates her proven ability to support cutting-edge, technically-complex programs with on-time, in-budget performance.