Strategic Defense Solutions, LLC

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Executive Leadership

Reginald R. Gillis

Founder/Chief Executive Officer
A former U.S. Army Strategist, Planner, and Aviator. His extensive network in the U.S. federal government led to the formation of SDS at the recommendation of numerous Senior Executive Service and General/Flag officers during the later part of nearly 27 years of federal service.

Reginald R. Gillis II

Serving as President of SDS. He has extensive experience in testing, collection processes, and evaluation of security equipment for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. His accomplishments are most notable for increasing business efficiencies in the government and private sectors.

SDS Administration


Christina Courson

Contracts Administrator
A native Florida resident, Christina has been with SDS for over 10 years. Knowledgeable in contracts management and administration, facility security management, and office management.

Lauren Souders

Executive Assistant
Lauren Souders serves as Executive Assistant and Testing Coordinator at SDS. She is knowledgeable in company onboarding and training, office management, and administration.