Karen Kistle joined ACES in 2015, and is now the Vice President of Colorado Operations. Karen is a retired CMSGT, having served 33 years with the USAF on active and reserve duty. Karen began her career in Berlin Germany in 1982 with a follow-on assignment to Ft Meade, MD. She moved to Colorado in 1996 as a systems engineer/project manager to lead a team of software developers and systems engineers. Karen acquired her PMP and finalized her 30-year career with CACI before joining ACES, Inc. in 2015 to become the Program Manager of a National TechSIGINT contract. Karen earned a B.S. in Business Management from the University of Maryland, University College.