Jay McConville is a defense industry professional, strategy consultant, and policy advocate. He has held multiple key positions within industry, political organizations and the military over his 30 year career.
Prior to founding ECP, Jay served as the Director of Business Development for Lockheed Martin Unmanned Systems, responsible for a portfolio of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) within the defense, intelligence, commercial and civil sectors, both in the US and internationally. Jay came to Lockheed Martin when they acquired Chandler/May, Inc. and subsidiary AME Unmanned Air Systems in November 2012. Jay was an Executive Vice President for Chandler/May, and is the former President, CEO and Chairman of the Board of AME. Jay is also the former VP of Reconnaissance and Surveillance for General Dynamics AIS.
Jay is a proud military Veteran, having served as a US Army Intelligence Officer in multiple positions including service with the 1st Cavalry Division during Desert Shield and Desert Storm.